Hi friends! We've been going like crazy updating our home. When I announced we were moving and buying a new house, the original plan was to work on the house two and a half months before closing. Things change and rarely go according to the perfect plans in our heads, and we closed the day before we moved in. The first of our renovations, which started the week after we moved in, was to quite ... Read More about 107 Year Old Basement Plan and Updates
I can't believe we've been living here just over a month! In the the last tour, I shared the main floor and exterior of this house, today I'll share the upstairs. We've already started renovations on the house, if you follow on Instagram (@whitehouseblackshutters), you can see what we've been up to. The Instagram stories feature has been nice for quick real-time updates. I can't always find my ... Read More about The 1910 House Tour: Part Two, Upstairs
A little more than a week ago, we moved into our new old home. We were set to move out on a Saturday, but as of the Thursday morning before, had no idea what would be going down. We got word Thursday evening things were set to close the next day. We closed on the new house Friday, moved out of the old house Saturday, cleaned and finished things Sunday, then closed on the old house later in the ... Read More about The 1910 House – The First Chapter and a Tour
It's been a little more than a month since I announced we were selling our home and moving, I thought it was a good time for an update. We've accepted an offer on our home and are under contract. It hasn't started to sink in, despite everything we've gone through up to this point! I haven't started packing, however we've decluttered a TON which will help. Thank you for your supportive ... Read More about Update on Selling and Moving!
This post is sponsored by Michaels Stores. I am a Michaels Makers project creator and was provided with store credit to purchase products for this post. All ideas and opinions are my own, and I only recommend products I would use again. Our home came with an amazing backyard and two decks, perfect for entertaining. I recently announced that we're moving this summer. While looking ... Read More about DIY Shibori Pillow Covers – Refreshing Our Outdoor Space
After only 2.5 years in our wonderful home, we are moving! Our house started as a gray house with no shutters and, true to the name, is being sold as a white house with black shutters. :) Why are we moving? It was a little unexpected and the journey to this point has been a roller coaster of emotions. The best way to describe it would be bittersweet. We heard there was a possibility of a new ... Read More about We’re Moving – Our White House with Black Shutters is for Sale!