Archive for the Before & After category


The Nursery: Completed?

Before & After, Decor & Furnishings, Home Improvement No Comment

Still doesn’t sound right to call it a nursery, so I’m going to stop doing that. But whatever it’s called, we’re finished – for now – with working on this room. Here’s where we started: Nothing wrong  – it was pretty much a blank slate. The only major change made in here was taking over […]

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Kitchen Semi-Reveal

Before & After, Home Improvement, Rennovations 2 Comments

So I say “semi” because I definitely wouldn’t say the kitchen is finished yet, but it’s so far beyond our starting point that it seems appropriate to show off our progress. There are still some things to take care of (like paint that one section of wall behind the range, and eventually put up a […]

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The Office: Revealed?

Before & After, Decor & Furnishings, Home Improvement 6 Comments

Ok, it is actually revealed, so the question mark isn’t really necessary. Before we dive into the good stuff, allow me to frame the post with a “before” photo of our office (the only one I remembered to snap before we jumped right in): It was a very sad state of affairs. I am truly […]

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