A Little Breath of Fresh Air

The hubs, Loui and I have now been in our new home for a little over a week and this place already feels extra special. A move can really take it out of you and I feel like I’ve been dragging through the days with next to no sleep lately. If you’re a perfectionist like me, then you hope to have everything in its place, styled and spotless in the blink of an eye. Thankfully, my sweet husband is often the voice of reason, keeping me calm among the boxes and to-dos around the house.

I’m drawn to neutrals with pops of print and have really stuck to my guns when it comes to designing the spaces throughout the home. Can’t fault a girl who knows what she likes, right? It’s been a breath of fresh air getting to style our new home and with the help of some online experts from Havenly, our living room is nearly completed. It just needs a few finishing touches and some art but otherwise, getting very close! I can’t wait to share the full reveal in the coming weeks.

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Moving On Up: Kitchen Reno

Remember a few weeks ago when I said that things are happening… big, exciting, woohoo type of things? Well, we are officially homeowners! We closed on our home in late April and since then, we’ve been busy prepping our new home for move-in. With contractors working around the clock, things have been much less than calm but so very exciting!

As first-time homebuyers, we certainly have a lot to learn along the way but I have to admit that it’s been so much fun so far. From picking paint colors to deciding which hardware fits best in which space, we’re already seeing how minor adjustments can make a big statement. I’ll be doing a series of updates as we move into our new home and this is just a sneak-peek into the kitchen.

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