We have spawned. Yes, I know it's hard to believe, but come March, Matt and I will be adding a human child to our little family of five. The meme below does a pretty good job of succinctly summing up my feelings. Now before you go all white knuckled clutching your pearls and preemptively dialling the number for CPS, I am like 78% kidding! OBVIOUSLY I will love my own child, I am not a total … [Read more...] about A Bright and Modern Boho Nursery
Holy schnikes, a lot has changed in a year! Shark Tails turned one, I became a contributing author at Remodelaholic, and Matt lost even more hair. If I had to guesstimate, I would say he's about 18 months from full on Sir Patrick Stewart status. If you think that's a dig, I can assure you it's not. Professor X? More like Professor SEX, amirite?! To be compared to this legend is the greatest … [Read more...] about Plywood Floors Update: How are they holding up one year later?
This room has been a long time in the making. I started in July and am just now, eight months later, feeling ready to call it. Old Allison would have started this in July, finished in July, and been changing things by August because she realized she hated it. I am by nature an incredibly impatient person, and that has come back to bite me in my flat, pancake rump many times throughout the … [Read more...] about Dining Room Makeover: Full Reveal!
New floors, painted walls, brand spankin' new bed, and our bedroom is finally finished after a couple months of semi-hard work. Let's take a tour, shall we? I should preface by saying that I did take some amazing 'before' shots when we'd first moved in and the room was truly hideous, but I seem to have lost them somewhere along the line, which is disappointing. (I live for before and afters.) … [Read more...] about Master Bedroom Makeover