“Whenever he is discouraged, I tell him that if I can survive on three continents, then there is no obstacle he cannot conquer. While the astronauts, heroes forever, spent more hours on the moon, I have remained in this new world for nearly thirty years. I know that my achievement is quite ordinary. I am not the only man to seek his fortune far from home, and certainly I am not the first. Still, there are times when I am bewildered by each mile I have traveled, each meal I have eaten, each person I have known, each room in which I have slept. As ordinary as it all appears, there are times when it is beyond my imagination.”

- Interpreter of the Maladies, Jhumpa Lahiri

Category Archives: renovation

Bathroom Renovation Reveal – Jack and Jill Guest Bath

I’m so excited about our guest bathroom renovation reveal today!  It’s been a hot minute since I talked about anything related to our renovation.  That’s for a couple of reasons.  One, my husband and I agreed that we would take our time on furnishing and decorating the house so I could find things I really...

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Formal Dining Room Reveal – Post Renovation Excitement!

This post may contain affiliate links.  Our formal dining room reveal is here!  The dining room was one of the most dated rooms with its brass chandelier and carpeted floors. Prior to the renovation, I installed a Pottery Barn chandelier because I was tired of running into the original chandelier.  I loved this room because...

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Kitchen Renovation Reveal with Breakfast Nook!

This post may contain affiliate links. With the arrival of the breakfast nook table last week, I thought it was only appropriate to do a full kitchen renovation reveal!  Like our formal dining room reveal, I’m  obsessed with how our kitchen turned out! Kitchen Renovation Reveal:  The Before Photos I snagged these before photos from the...

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Meet Sara

Loves adventures.

Prefers dresses to pants.

Appears to always be on vacation but really just has too many photos to share.

based in

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