Small Entry, Big Impact

Small Entry, Big Impact

The entry to a home always feels like an introduction to me. Although the usual goal is “Welcome!”, sometimes it says, “What are you doing here?”, “Who invited you?”, “Were we expecting company??”, or *shrugs* “I guess you can come in.” Small entries are notoriously absent from the welcome wagon. However, just because you have a tiny entryway doesn’t mean you should skip the welcome. Here’s how you can teach your home’s small entry some manners.

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Beautiful Ikea Kitchens

Beautiful Ikea Kitchens

I mentioned recently that, this year, my husband and I sold our house and bought a condo. Our building was built in 1983 and our unit appears to have stayed pretty much the same since. Yikes. 80’s floral print wallpaper is an ever-present friend in our little home, but I’m slowly updating. Soon the only 80’s relic left in the place will be me (and my husband). 😊

One of the main things in dire need of updating is the kitchen. And after a lot of thought, I decided to go with kitchen cabinets from…..IKEA. Yep, no cabinet snobs over here.

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Christmas Photo Shoot at Home

Christmas Photo Shoot at Home

My family recently took Christmas photos at our home and I’m so happy with how they turned out! We hired Jessica Penny of Harper Rae Photography and she did an awesome job. Here are a few of my favorite snaps to get you in the holiday spirit. And this will be our baby girl’s introduction on the blog!

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Simple Christmas Decorating in a Small Space

Simple Christmas Decorating in a Small Space

I mentioned in my last post that my husband and I recently sold our house and bought a smaller condo. We downsized about 1000 square feet. So, I had to get rid of A LOT of stuff. I had three Christmas trees… I know. I know. But I love Christmas so much. 😊

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