One Year of Before & Afters

We have officially lived in our house one year!  In honor of this little anniversary, I’d like to share one year of before and afters… Before *Before photos were taken prior to move in.   After Living Room: One Year of Progress I knew upon moving in that I wanted our living room very light and

How We Sold Our House in a Weekend

The short version of this story is as follows:  A “For Sale” sign went in our front yard on a Thursday afternoon.  Friday we had six showings.  Saturday we had an offer.  Sunday we had a bidding war going on.  And by Monday morning, our house went from “active” to “contingent” on MLS. The longer

Happy Goodbye

This blog begins with a move. After almost ten years in our beloved first home, we decided to put it on the market.  When we initially built in 2005, we were just a family of three (mom, dad, and a 15 month old baby who didn’t take up a lot of space).  Having been told that most people only