Trust me when you walk into this hidden secret in Boonsboro, VA you will want to stay home. I wanted to share our cozy spring cottage with you so that if you are in the market to rent a place that makes you feel at home, then this is the place for you! … Continue reading Cozy Cottage Living
Most people go on a mini mid week getaway and rest, however I find rest in writing a blog without any distractions. I am sitting here at the Omni Homestead Resort next to a perfect fire on a comfy couch, while my husband attends meetings all day long learning about annuities and gaining wisdom from … Continue reading Staging Brings Impact
Where did we find ourselves this past Friday night? Well you know me by now, I am full of adventure and surprise! The journey began on Thursday evening, when I came across the most amazing sectional I have ever seen, I knew I had to have it! My husband walked in from a very long … Continue reading Friday Night Finds
The Final Chapter has Been Written As many of you know, the Sale of the Boonsboro house is final and we are over the moon happy to have such a wonderful younger couple moving in to enjoy the updated design and full renovations! This home is nestled in the heart of everything that makes … Continue reading Let’s Build Something NEW!
Renovating a beautiful home in the heart of Boonsboro, VA for the past six months has been one of the most challenging adventures to say the least! I have spent countless hours and more money than I would have ever guessed to get this breathtaking home renovated! Every single room has been completely redesigned and the … Continue reading Did Someone say SHIPLAP?
Welcome to the second part of my home tour! I love talking about this because everyone always asks me about details in designing their homes and why I designed mine in this specific way! If you missed part one, check it out by clicking here! My father did design this house, his company is New … Continue reading Think Outside the Box | My Custom Home Tour Part 2
The kitchen is coming along very nicely at our Boonsboro Home thanks to the amazing company Ideal Cabinets Design Studio in Lynchburg for saving me! They are putting all of my kitchen ideas into a beautiful easy computer system with pictures and measurements! You made my life so easy and the contractors as well! I … Continue reading The Ideal Collaboration| Boonsboro Kitchen
If you think you can't build a house, guess what?! You can. I was in the heart of building my national area, but we knew we needed to move. We wanted our kids to go to LCA because our kids needed good role models at school. We just felt like that was the place to be for … Continue reading Think Outside the Box | My Custom Home Tour Part 1
Happy Friday! Back with another update about what is going on at the house. Two whole trailers full of old debris is GONE! It's amazing how the debris piles up when renovating a house! The electrical is all run, and passed inspection this morning. (Check) Between the HVAC and the electrical, we have spent a lot … Continue reading The Boonsboro Home: Down to the Bones
A huge question to ask when renovating a home is how are we going to keep it hot?! A major part of any home structure is the heating and air system. When redoing a house from the 1920s, the home just is not set up for a quick installation of an air conditioning unit. We … Continue reading Keeping It Hot!: Our Adventure in HVAC Installation