One Year Later

nest for less family room makeover

I can’t believe it’s been one year since we moved into our new home. I guess the saying is true: time flies when you’re having fun. I thought today I would take a look back at the past 12 months and see what we’ve gotten accomplished around the new digs. The great room is where we […]

Entryway Foyer Makeover

painted front entry foyer door

The last time I showed you guys my entryway it was in need of some major love. I could’t decide what piece of furniture I wanted to showcase and it needed some serious color infusion. Well I’m happy to report that a long weekend did just the trick in getting this space completed. Come take a […]

Organized Coat Closet Makeover

coat closet makeover

So with winter fast approaching, I thought it would be fitting to get our coat closet organized. This little one between the garage door and our kitchen needed a little love and a lot more organization. I first tried just having two laundry baskets at the bottom for shoes, but it was really annoying to dig through to […]

The Updated Kitchen Tour

white kitchen with subway tile backsplash

It’s been awhile since I’ve taken you on a tour of my kitchen. After making a couple little changes over the past months I thought it was time to give you guys a bit of an update. So here we go… The biggest update is our new white subway tile backsplash, but more on that one tomorrow. […]

Building a Bathroom from Scratch

bathroom on a budget

I’ve never personally taken on a complete DIY overhaul before. Like starting with a dark, cold basement and turning it into a recreation room, extra bedroom, playroom and bathroom. But my old neighbors did and I’m just amazed. I’m not going to take you step-by-step through the construction process, but I will show you how […]

Charcoal Gray Sun Room

charcoal gray valspar paint

IF YOU WANT TO SEE THE UPDATED ROOM, CLICK HERE. When we first moved into this home I wanted a bunch of neutral tones throughout. I thought it would be easy to decorate for holidays or switch out décor and accent pillows, rugs, etc on a whim. But I just wasn’t feeling it. So about 2 […]

Family Room Reveal

family room makeover on a budget

I’ve shown you bits and pieces of our Family Room before, but now I’m so happy to say that it’s 100% complete! Well at least for now, ha. Be prepared for photo overload. And don’t say I didn’t warn you. While it might not look like it, I really tried to bargain shop for this room. […]