Monthly Archives: November 2017

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Our Tips and Tricks for Pet Friendly Photography!

How many of you are happier sharing photos of your pets rather than yourself? You know we fall into this category! I bet you’re the same kind of person who also pastes a silly and sweet photo of your pup (cat, bird, lizard, insert-your-BFF-here) onto your annual holiday card, too, right? I can’t tell you how many adorable cards we receive fromKEEP READING >

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Demolition Kicks Off at Tree House! (+ A Mini Vlog)

I was starting to get worried that our Tree House to do list was absolutely nuts. But what’s even crazier is that we’ve since added to it – if only because our first demolition weekend was such a huge success! Not only did we crush everything on our list of ‘hope to do,’ but we accidentally added ‘kitchenKEEP READING >

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A Multi-Functional Nursery Closet On a Budget

dresser + hardware | door knob | mirror | changing pad | pail | baskets (natural, white) This post is in partnership with Homes.com. We first began planning for the nursery closet way back in January – before this room was a nursery and better known as The Scary Room. Because the room itself is long and skinny (as is typical for a ChicagoKEEP READING >

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Tree House Gets a Furnace (But Not Without a Lot of Problem Solving)

Talking about Tree House’s new HVAC system might not scream exciting!, but it is (very, very) exciting to rip off that expensive bandaid and allow this home to be warm and cozy year round! As a refresher, Tree House was considered a three season home when we purchased it, with very hot-to-the-touch baseboard heaters to get us through fallKEEP READING >

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How We Spent Our Palm Springs Babymoon

I’m 30 weeks (!) along as of today – what! – and we were determined to book a little getaway before I was too far along into the third trimester, too deep into our Tree House renovation and too close to the holidays. We’re also celebrating our 9 year wedding anniversary tomorrow (and 14 years of being together!), so theKEEP READING >

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A Pretty In Pink Closet

tiered pendant | cabinet latches | door hardware Now that we’ve painted the inside of the closet the sweetest, softest blush, the nursery is officially ready for furniture and organization! Although the large pieces in the room will be mostly neutral, we always planned on injecting a touch of color in the closet, especially with theKEEP READING >