House Tour – Guest Bedroom Edition

Our small guest bedroom is home to art, furniture, photographs, and collections that all mean something to both of us.  It is bright and cheery and hopefully a welcome retreat for anyone visiting our home. We happen to be one of those households who genuinely use our guest bedroom for, well….guests.  Dan’s family lives in New York (4 hours away) and mine lives in Warren/Cortland (1...
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House Tour – Office Edition

When my now husband, then boyfriend, Dan bought our house back in the fall of 2009 it was owned by a single older woman.  Two of the downstairs rooms were wallpapered floor to ceiling, and the living room was painted-over wallpaper.  Knowing it would be a hassle to strip it down in the “office”, we left it like that for at least a year.  Even before I moved in myself, this room was...
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House Tour – Bathroom Edition

Our one and only bathroom in our 1.5 story Cape Cod is very small.  It would be perfect for a second or guest bath, but as a main bath it feels cramped.  When it came time to tackle it, however, there wasn’t much we could do in regards to the size.  Ripping down walls and re-configuring things would only take away space from the small bedrooms on either side.  So, we made do with what we...
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House Tour – Living Room Edition

I had started something on my old blog that I never really finished.  Partly due to forgetfulness, mostly due to laziness.  See, it required me to clean the house, and well……yeah. But now that I have a larger audience here, I figured it was time to try it again. My husband, Dan, was house hunting when we met in 2009, and he bought his (our) house within the first month we were...
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