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Second house anniversary! ?>

Second house anniversary!

One of my favorite things to do is look at “before and after” photos of projects and home renovations on Apartment Therapy. I am continually impressed by the skills others have when improving an object or space, which is probably why I love to write about our house so much — we’re constantly moving between the “before” and “after” stages ourselves. As you can tell from the title of this post, Josh and I just passed the two-year mark in…

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Our First House Anniversary! ?>

Our First House Anniversary!

You know the saying “time flies when you’re having fun”? Well that statement certainly rings true when it comes to our house, because as of today, March 17, it has already been one year since we moved in! We love our little house. It’s the perfect size for us and it has been so fun to work on it and make it our own. Sometimes I forget just how much we have done with it, but when I look at…

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House update: furnishing our space ?>

House update: furnishing our space

Josh and I are finally feeling settled in our house. We’ve got some pictures up on the wall, a bed for our guest room and we recently took home some nearly-forgotten furniture out of our storage unit. Before buying our house, we lived in a 490 square foot one bedroom apartment in NW Portland. Before that, we lived in campus housing on Linfield’s McMinnville campus where we had the luxury of using their furniture and before that, we lived with…

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