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Category Archives: Home & Decor

IKEA Kitchen Reno / Just So Exhausted!

What a week it’s been! After all these weeks of going strong, these past days seemed to be especially challengingREAD MORE >>>

IKEA Kitchen Reno / Floors & Lower Cabinets

Another week, another load of work done in the kitchen! We’re really getting somewhere with this and the excitingREAD MORE >>>

IKEA Kitchen Reno / Change of Plans…

The weeks are flying and we’re already three weeks into our IKEA kitchen reno project! Things are going great,READ MORE >>>

Momentarily + Bedroom Progress

It’s crazy! Three months ago we left California and five days later arrived in beautiful New England. Since then,READ MORE >>>

IKEA Kitchen Reno / Demo Week

The second week of the kitchen reno is done and over with and we have another webisode ready to share with you! BTW canREAD MORE >>>

IKEA Kitchen Reno / And So It Begins

We’re so excited to have finally started our IKEA kitchen remodel! If you’ve been following us for a while,READ MORE >>>

Our First Video!

We are SO excited (and a little nervous!) to share the very first house renovation webisode with you today! We’reREAD MORE >>>

Inexpensive DIY Wood Shelves – A Tutorial

I’m so amazed at home much ‘stuff’ I was able to put into this little nook! Seriously, my DIY customREAD MORE >>>

My Experience with Wall Paint

Friends, when we posted the Sewing Nook Grey, Pink or Blue Debate, we didn’t expect so many of you to care! ButREAD MORE >>>

A Color Debate + We Need Your Help!

Adrian just bought wood to build some pretty + sturdy shelves in the Sewing Nook! It’s exciting, because I haveREAD MORE >>>

Right Now

Christmas has flown by and we’re waiting for 2017 to be born. One year down, another to go. It was a crazy year,READ MORE >>>

In the Nick of Time

The old main house is (almost) done! Some electrical outlets need covers, a couple walls need paint, the windows needREAD MORE >>>

Progress & Updates

Friends, we just finished whitewashing the old main house!!! It feels like a huge milestone. My knees are down to aREAD MORE >>>

How to Whitewash Wood Floors / The Story Part 2

After half a meltdown, the floors in the craft/sewing room were finally whitewashed (read all about how to whitewashREAD MORE >>>

How to Whitewash Wood Floors / Part 1

This blog should be re-named something along the lines of “House of Menig – how NOT to remodel aREAD MORE >>>

Master Bedroom Inspiration / Calm & Scandinavian

Now that we’re getting real close to getting our bedroom done and ready to move into, I’ve collected someREAD MORE >>>

7 Simple & Cheap Ways to Decorate for Christmas

Although we’re still nowhere close to begin decorating for Christmas, I can’t keep my eyes off PinterestREAD MORE >>>

Laundry Room Progress / Plank Walls

It’s pretty funny to think that the laundry room – the one room in this house that has zero importanceREAD MORE >>>