Using (and Not Using) Wood Flooring in Kitchens

I’m still here — and still pregnant! :) The good news is after weeks of hanging out breech, baby girl has flipped finally, just under the wire! Thanks for all your tips and tricks in the comments of my last post. It’s a bit of a waiting game now, but we’re so excited for her […]


Sliding Pantry Door

We are still chipping away at improvements to our kitchen area. The faux soapstone black concrete counter tops are holding up fine, but the cabinets have never been great. We added some moulding and painted them this year, which made them prettier for sure. But you know, they’re still junk, and they don’t work well. […]


My Spice Shelf and $300 Oliviers & Co. Give Away

var ClickMeter_pixel_url = ‘’; Isn’t it funny how the little, last minute  design choices can often end up being the star of a room? I had an idea to add a little spice shelf above our range with just a super simple 3″ piece of stained pine moulding, hung with cheap L-brackets that were spray […]


Black and Ivory Wire Stools

Remember my wire barstools? I had been planning to paint them for a while and when we finished the kitchen redo, it was time to figure something out. Any time I’m looking for inspiration (or if I’m just bored, which is weird, I know) I hop over to 1st Dibs or Chairish to get inspired […]