The Man Cave

Hey, friends!  I've got an extra special treat today.  Mark is going to share his man cave and not only that, he's going to write the post about the man cave and how it came to be.Let me tell you a bit about my special man.  These are the traits that make him so endearing to me and why I fell in love with him. He's very sentimental, witty and sarcastic, keeps me laughing all the time, and has … [Read more...]

Before and After: Updating a Builder’s Grade House

Hey, friends! Still traveling this week and can't wait to share more about Charleston when I get home. It's been a very fun weekend at Haven and I'll share more about that later.In the meantime, I thought it would be fun to show some of the progress we've made in the house during the last year that we've lived here. Upgrading this builder's grade house that we bought has been a fun process and … [Read more...]

Staining the New Fence

This post is sponsored by Wagner Spray tools, all opinions are our own! Hey, friends!  It's a busy week this week for me.  I'll be heading to Charleston, SC on Wednesday for the Haven Conference and staying a few days after with Mark and we can't wait to check out the city again.  It's been too long!In the meatime, I've got another home project to share with you today.  We installed a new … [Read more...]

Plantation Shutters Installation!

Hey, there friends!  It's been a busy weekend for us.  We just about killed ourselves on Saturday getting the fence sprayed, but I'm happy to say, it is finished!  It went a lot faster having the spray gun and I'll be sharing that project soon. It feels good to check that one off the list too!In the meantime, over a week ago we had some exciting happenings going on at our house.  We had new … [Read more...]

Staining the Fence and Deck

Hey there friends! ! Hope y'all are having a good week.We are getting busy around here with a new project that I wanted to share with you all today, since I share so much of what we do around the house with you all too.  As you know if you've been reading, we had a new fence installed last year and so it was left to sit all winter curing so that we could stain it come Spring.  It's cedar and … [Read more...]

Summer Blues and Greens

Hey friends!We had a rainy day to start the week of what is traditionally the beginning of summer, but I'm looking forward to sunny days again.  Today, I'm joining 36 other bloggers (our hostess is Jennifer from Town N Country Living)  for a Summer Color tour of our homes and we are all sharing our favorite summer colors.  I can tell you that blues are heavy hitter colors for summer and that … [Read more...]

New Homeowner’s Day with Home Depot

Hey, friends!  The holiday weekend is fast approaching and even though we aren't going out of town on a fun trip, I'm looking forward to the 3 day weekend with Mark having an extra day off.  I love it when he's home and we can work on things together. We do have a few projects coming up that I'll be sharing with you all, one being we will be adding a glass tile backsplash to his mom's … [Read more...]