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    Icing on the Cake

    Do you remember your wedding day? You had on your beautiful white wedding gown, your entire body enveloped in lace, satin and pearls. Just when you felt like the most beautiful princess in the entire universe and nothing could make you any more beautiful, you added your jewelry! Diamonds and pearls elegantly added the perfect finishing touch, the proverbial “icing on the cake”! This is exactly how I felt when…

    October 31, 2019
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    Ava’s Dream Room Part I

    In building our new home, our kids were all so excited to get to help design and decorate their own rooms! Ava, 11, is our middle daughter and this room truly reflects her personality! She hand picked the theme and the bed but allowed me to let my Instagram followers choose the rest of her furniture! We combined her beautiful mural, gorgeous furnishings and some fun DIY’s to create a…

    August 26, 2019
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    Choosing My Countertops

    As many of you know by now, I love to cook! The kitchen is truly the heart of our home and the center of our lives! So it should come as no surprise that when we designed and built our home, we began with the kitchen and worked our way out. I wanted a bright, airy, beautiful space that was also highly functional. Every single element that is going in…

    March 28, 2019
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    OSB vs. CDX: Which Base Layer is Right for You?

    "A three strand cord is not easily broken." While this is speaking to the fact that there is strength in numbers, I am going to argue that those three strand need to be the highest quality they can to make the cord as strong as possible. The same is true when building home. While most people only see the finished product and do not give much thought to the steps…

    January 14, 2019