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 Door Pocket

Hey, friends!  I hope you're all having a nice long weekend.  It's been relaxing for us, we're grilling out and enjoying being at home.  We started a new project at Mark's parents' house, we're installing a new backsplash for them at their house using peel and stick glass tiles. I'll be sharing that project when we get it finished.  Mark's mom is so excited to finally be getting a backsplash in … [Read more...]

Adding Stairs to a Deck

Hey there, let's get the new week started!  Happy Mother's Day to all of you!Y'all have been so supportive of Mark and I and the new house and it's so fun to share all the little milestones, big and small around here with all of you.One of the things that I noticed right away in our new house was the fact that the 2 story off the ground deck didn't have stairs to the backyard.  I hate when … [Read more...]

Spring Into Summer with Grove

We are easing into Summer around here, how about you?  And we are getting things spruced up inside and out at our house.  Part of getting out of Winter months and into spring and summer is getting things cleaned up and ready to use for the hotter months ahead.  We've been working on our patio and backyard area and I'm so ready for it!I've been scrubbing everything down outside, it was in dire … [Read more...]

Guest Bathroom Renovation!

Hey y'all!  Happy Easter to you all!  We are having a family day and seeing both our families for Easter, so it's a good weekend. It's finally time to share the guest bath renovation with all of you and I'm SO excited it's finally here. It really did take almost 2 months to complete this space, but it was well worth it for the outcome we got.We did hire out the tiling job and that was a must, … [Read more...]

Exterior Home Curb Appeal

This post is sponsored by James Hardie®. For as long as I can remember, I've enjoyed looking at houses.  The exterior of houses is just as appealing to me as the interior.  A charming exterior gets me every time and it's a combination of things that create a beautiful home environment.  Exterior curb appeal, lighting, landscaping, all of it combines to create that welcoming "I'm home" feeling … [Read more...]

Updating with New Door Hardware

This post is sponsored by Schlage. Hey, friends!I've been talking about painting our doors and updating the door hardware, so wanted to share more about that.  Many of you were interested in painting your doors too, so I wanted to share the process of how I'm painting our doors and changing out the hardware at the same time.  I was very fortunate to partner with Schlage on this project, a … [Read more...]