Michelle Snyder is a local Lynchburg, Virginia Artist who started to paint over 15 years ago, but got inspired to really turn her work into a career instead of just a hobby two years ago. When your passion becomes a lifestyle you want nothing more than to share it with others. Michelle's favorite thing is … Continue reading I simply love pretty things!
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?
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
Hello again, back with the update! A lot has happened this week, we have an actual back wall again. This back wall is up and I am very happy! I'm glad it was pretty nice weather this week as the men were basically working outside on this reconstruction. And today, the windows and the doors … Continue reading Inside my Boonsboro Home
Hello again! Time for another update on what's really going on at the Boonsboro house. We are excited for things to keep on rollin' out and starting to look prettier! There are a few things that may be a little boring, but in the grand scheme of things, you just have to do it. We … Continue reading Flip or Flip Out: A Boonsboro Home Update
As you may already know, buying this house was not just a walk in the park. It was stressful, and it really allowed me to rely on God and my husband. One of the most stressful things was this MASSIVE 135 foot sycamore tree in the back yard. (Isn't it funny how the devil can take something … Continue reading A Home & Heart Restoration
It has been about a month since I introduced my BOONSBORO HOME. The first post was all about the vision for the project, and now the project is in full swing. The amazing slate roof has been repaired, wallpaper was stripped, painter has been working away, and demo has begun. Some rooms are basically done, and … Continue reading Boonsboro Home Update