WOODLAND HOUSE- KITCHEN REVEAL

The kitchen, the kitchen, THE KITCHEN! This space was our budget kitchen remodel and we changed everything about this space. From the subfloors to the windows, to the layout; everything has been reworked and replaced. First, let’s start with how it looked like: There were three layers of linoleum, rotted subfloors, broken windows, a kitchen…

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Laundry Room Reveal – FALL ORC

If this is your first time here, then HELLO! My name is Inna, like hyena. My husband and I enjoy building and renovating, in addition to our jobs and babies. We recently sold our first, self-built home and bought a ’67 fixer that has been uninhabited for 15 years, say for a few raccoon families. If you…

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FALL ORC – Week 5

  If this is your first time here, then HELLO! My name is Inna, like hyena. My husband and I enjoy building and renovating, in addition to our jobs and babies. We recently sold our first, self-built home and bought a ’67 fixer that has been uninhabited for 15 years, say for a few raccoon families. If…

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POWDER ROOM REMODEL

This powder room was an accident of sorts. I had never intended to finish the space this year and was holding off working on it until the Spring ORC. But once we installed the vanity, it got the ball rolling for the room. Before long, I had installed the wallpaper and painted the wall. My…

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FALL ORC – Week 3

  If this is your first time here, then HELLO! My name is Inna, like hyena. My husband and I enjoy building and renovating, in addition to our jobs and babies. We recently sold our first, self-built home and bought a ’67 fixer that has been uninhabited for 15 years, say for a few raccoon families. If…

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FALL ORC – Week 2

If this is your first time here, then HELLO! My name is Inna, like hyena. My husband and I enjoy building and renovating, in addition to our jobs and babies. We recently sold our first, self-built home and bought a ’67 fixer that has been uninhabited for 15 years, say for a few raccoon families.…

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Dining Room Reveal

It’s finally reveal time! When I think of this finished dining room, I think of one thing. Wallpaper. I hate wallpaper. No, I love it, but I hate OLD wallpaper that does NOT come off the walls. Case in point, we had to SAND THE WALLS. I think I cried once or twice doing it.…

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FALL ORC – WEEK 1

It’s One Room Challenge week, and I am SO excited to transform this laundry room space as well as meet new accounts! Please note, the inspiration photo is by Dina Bandman Interiors. Click HERE for her site. The main thing I am craving for this space is FUNCTION and beauty. I want – no need-…

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4 STEPS TO MAKE YOUR FIDDLE EXPLODE IN GROWTH IN 1 MONTH

You all know that snake plant that’s called a plant of steel and is impossible to kill? Yeah, I almost killed it along with one fiddle. BUT I am happy to report that I have mended my ways and fiddle #3 is doing far better than I had ever hoped. I bought my fiddle a…

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Dining Room Renovation – Phase 1

Oh fixer, how I am beginning to love thee. No, but I am falling in love with our old house, especially now that I see glimpses of light at the end of the tunnel. This week should be drywall week (fingers crossed!) Once the drywall installs, I can start painting, installing trim, and all the…

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