Category Archives: Home Decor

New Pillows and Old Chairs

After my c-section, we had to get a little creative with our furniture so I could hold Libby and still support myself when sitting. On the couch, we added a couple of Euro pillows which have made it much easier … Continue reading

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Adventures in Almost-House Buying: Part 3: Our Almost-Bedrooms

The bedrooms and closets in our Almost-House were significantly smaller than our current rooms, but we were excited about the opportunity to pare down our belongings and make these two rooms cozy. (These are the front two bedrooms of the … Continue reading

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Adventures in Almost-House Buying: Part 2: Our Almost-Living Room

One of the things we loved most about our Almost-House was the layout. With a modest-sized living room at the front of the house and a large den-like addition at the back, we were dreaming of having a true front … Continue reading

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Nursery Progress

It’s safe to say nesting is in full swing here at Heardmont. I’m coming up on 35 weeks along and starting to get nervous our little girl will make an appearance before we’re ready! Here’s a little timeline of what’s … Continue reading

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Nursery Sneak Peek – It’s A …

A couple of weeks ago we started swapping rooms to get ready for our little bundle of joy, due to arrive in February. Stephen’s office was the lucky room to get the makeover – remember this space? So far, we’ve … Continue reading

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Tutorial: Easy Peasy Curtains from Sheets

One of my most popular posts (and by far the most pinned) is the one I wrote more than three years ago about turning sheets into curtains.  Do these photos bring back memories?   I’ve been looking for curtains to … Continue reading

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New Blog Design

I gave our blog a little facelift over the weekend.  Nothing too fancy, just a new header with instagram photos from the past couple months. Stephen helped me make the header clickable, too. The new background design was a freebie from SubtlePatterns.com – … Continue reading

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New Living Room Photos and a Mantel Update

Hey there!  Long time no hear, right? Y’all I’ve missed blogging so much, but the past few months have just flown by. This semester on campus has been a busy one. I’m taking 3 graduate classes, teaching 5 days a … Continue reading

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Our Garden Window

In between bouts of studying this weekend, I found time to tackle a project I’ve been putting off for awhile.  A few weeks ago, Stephen and I picked up a blooming cactus and another small succulent at Lowe’s, and after … Continue reading

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On the Hunt for an Affordable Area Rug

Okay, okay, I’m back.  Thanks for worrying about me, you guys.  🙂 In less than one week I’ll be officially done with this semester and then the real fun can begin!  But in the meantime… We’re 95% moved back into … Continue reading

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