Making our Oregon brick cottage a home.

Follow along with DIYs, home design, décor, gardening, recipes, and more!

Spring Mantel

It’s time for SPRING! So I decorated the mantle to match. 🙂

Refinishing Hardwood Floors

The process we went through to refinish the hardwood on our lower level, and tips for you from what we learned!

Plans for the Kitchen

Plans to update the kitchen this spring! You won’t recognize it when we’re done (hopefully in a good way…)!

Beautiful Botanical Wall

Here is a gorgeous botanical wall that I created following a tutorial from Bless’er House. See the wall and tutorial here.

How to Limewash your Fireplace

Check out this before and after of the Limewash finish I added to our fireplace, and learn how to do it yourself.

What We Do

DIY and Décor Inspiration:
This 1931 brick cottage needs some love, and we’re here to give it! We are looking forward to putting our stamp on this home and expressing our style in the process.

Gardening and Recipes:
We are gardening for enjoyment and to lower our grocery bill. We’ll share flower, vegetable, and landscaping tutorials, as well as recipes and food preservation tips.

Sustainable Lifestyle Hacks:
We want to lower our environmental footprint without living in a mud hut or moving to a big city, so we’ll be sharing all the easy, simple, and sustainable hacks we find to make life easier.

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