It was about this time postpartum with Emma that we found out we were expecting Tyler (Nope, not pregnant, just reminiscing). We were thrilled, but so SO nervous. I’m not sure why – we kind of knew what we were doing at that point, but adding another life to the world is never a light
I can’t believe that we’re actually at the point of starting this kitchen renovation. The goal is to construct the wall I talked about in the last post about the kitchen layout this weekend and start towards getting an affordable IKEA kitchen! Every minute that we have lived in this house, I have wanted to
There are some lessons in life that you learn the easy way, and others that… we end up learning the hard way. When it comes to renting or owning your own home, it’s important you’re doing absolutely everything you can to look after it. I knew that. I think we all know that, but it’s
Sometimes the things that we want to renovate in our homes bother us for purely cosmetic reasons. Sometimes, your kitchen is falling apart. I haven’t really shown my kitchen because…well, I hate it. I love how big it is. I love how it nourishes my family. But I HATE how messed up so many things
When we moved into our house, we knew one of the first projects we would have to do would be removing the old, gross carpet. Within the first year, we got the upstairs done, but it took us a little while to be ready to tackle our master bedroom. Now that we have that crossed
Hello there, I'm Catherine. I help homeowners learn how to DIY without fear and make the house of their dreams! I’m renovating my house with the help of my husband, while enjoying time with our baby girl and dog in the lovely city of Austin, Texas.