2019 House Goals

Oh my ya'll am I behind over here!  The new year has been a whirlwind for us.  I started working toward my PhD.  It will be a slow crawl, but I am back in school taking one class at night.  It feels good to be a student again.  I have alway loved being a student… Continue reading 2019 House Goals


Mudroom mini update

Happy New Year! We took a little break over here to spend time with family and to rest and relax.  We visited my parents in Texas for Christmas and of course made our way to Waco for another Magnolia visit!  We also stopped on the way home to see my husband's family.  It was truly a… Continue reading Mudroom mini update

Entryway Design

This holiday season has been nuts!  Finding the time to shop with an 18 month old can be difficult!  We swooped into Walmart after church on Sunday and ran around like chickens with their heads cut off, because she fell asleep in the car.  We wanted to finish our shopping before she woke up hungry!… Continue reading Entryway Design

Dining Room Reveal with Christmas Decor

It is finally time to completely reveal our dining room!  If you've been following me on Instagram you have seen some sneak peaks.  When we moved in the room looked like this: The room was dark like a lot of other rooms in this house and the color was not my taste.  My goal when… Continue reading Dining Room Reveal with Christmas Decor

How to Hang a Ceiling Medallion

So we have been full project mode over here on the dining room.  Remember the damage to our dining room ceiling? We took down the 1970's fan from our dining room and replaced it with a chandelier at the end of the summer.  You can read about it here.  The house gave us a little… Continue reading How to Hang a Ceiling Medallion