Foyer Closet Storage & Makeover

  Update: We’ve made some more progress… Be sure to check out the entire, updated Foyer Makeover, AND my tutorial for my custom DIY Copper Shoe Rack! Oh my… this has been a doozy. It’s been going on for nearly a year. Ideas have changed –– a few times. Things have come, and been returned. Kijiji finds found, […]

Foyer Part 2: Flooring

I’ve been making some progress this week. Remember this plan for the foyer? Well, the next step before anything else could happen, was the floor (we wanted it to extend into the closet, as it would stay visible). Time for,  “Foyer Part 2: Flooring!” This is what we had… Lino. It was easy to clean, […]

The front entry closet needs some help.

Oh man, I hate this closet. You’re saying “hate” is a strong word Jen, but it’s true. I try not to have any emotional feeling towards inanimate objects, but it has been so darn useless for us. I could live with the outdated-ness of it all. But the function, good grief the function! This is […]

Working on the Curb Appeal

Ooooh, a girl can dream. The best thing about Spring? Being outside! We are outside All. The. Time! It’s fantastic. The worst thing about Spring? All that time outside is making me notice the lack of curb appeal. The snow is gone, there is nowhere to hide. The upper deck is pretty tired, and has […]

Front Door Landing Strip

We need a landing strip. You know those handy little spots you throw your keys and mail down when you come home after a long day? It has to keep you organized. It’s the worst when you’re running late and have NO IDEA where your keys are! Everybody’s been there right? So, if we can […]