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Brass Gallery Rails in Kitchen Shelving

We are planning on using floating shelves in our upcoming kitchen remodel but I’ve been struggling with how I want to pull them off.  Open shelving is nothing new in kitchen design so one could argue that it is inherently classic.  However, after seeing it used in kitchen after kitchen recently, it all starts to …

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Why I Think A Housecleaner is Worth It

We leave on a quick vacation soon and in the midst of all the hectic preparations, I decided to call our house cleaner to come yesterday.  I took the kids out of the house for the three hours and then when we walked in the front door and I smelled the clean house smell, I …

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Kitchen Our Home

Planning Kitchen Hardware

On Labor Day weekend, I noticed a good sale on Rejuvenation’s hardware so I quickly ordered a variety of sample hardware for our upcoming kitchen remodel.   My hope is to nail down exactly what hardware I want so I can be ready to order everything during Black Friday.  The pressure is on. Here’s what I’m …

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To DIY or Buy: A Green Velvet Channel Headboard

I love peeking into people’s thought processes as they make decisions for their homes, so I thought I’d give you a look into mine.  I tend to overthink everything (anyone else?), and I’m currently overthinking a green velvet channel headboard. Let me back up and give the backstory. When I shared my love for designer …

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Lighting Our Home

Our Vaulted Ceiling Lighting Dilemma

We desperately need to improve our lighting game in the living room. We’ve been living with just one central ceiling fan that has a really dim light on it and then two little spotlight lights on either side of the room. The room doesn’t get great natural light during the day (sadly) and then it’s …

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So Long Yellow Couch

The time has come and we are finally saying goodbye to our yellow couch. I’ve looked forward to this day for quite some time but now that it’s here I’m getting a little sentimental.  I don’t love the look of the yellow couch anymore and yet it holds so many memories. Aaron bought this couch with …

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