This has been quite a while in the making, but our main floor bathroom renovation is complete finished!  We fully gutted this room down to the studs - the only thing original to the room is the window!  We also took out a closet that...

We sometimes call this room "the office", but really, it's the family room.  I guess in the beginning, we had intentions of it being an office.  But then we got a free couch from my cousin.  And a tv from my in-laws.  It quickly became...

I have been looking forward to decorating for Clara's first Christmas for a long time!  We got our tree last night (in between bouts of "ice pellets" outside), let it dry overnight, and decorated it tonight.  I absolutely love putting on Christmas music and looking...

The nursery is officially the most finished room in our house!  There are a few details to complete still (shelves and artwork are still going to be tweaked), but for the most part it's presentable. And speaking of the nursery...

Well, it's been some time since my last update, and I'm sorry about that!  We have made so much progress in our house since we moved in about a year and a half ago...

My parents have truly outdone themselves - for my birthday this year, they redecorated our porch!!!  What an awesome idea for a gift, especially considering we're in the midst of a very time consuming bathroom remodel and have very little time to think about anything...

The roofers are done with their work!  New shingles, siding, gutters, skylights, soffit, and fascia!  Whew :)  Of course, we had our share of fun when it decided that for the one week we didn't have shingles, it had to rain...

Finally, we've moved our master bedroom to the "real" master upstairs!  It's much larger, and best of all, it has two closets that are each twice as big as what we had in the guest bedroom!  YAY! I actually said I wasn't going to share these...

Over time, our living room decorations have changed a bit, and I figured enough changes have happened now to update the blog.