Yellow Rooms – An Optimistic Round-Up

Yellow Rooms – An Optimistic Round-Up

  AMANDA GORMAN HAD ME LIKE "WHOA"   Last week's Inauguration of Joe Biden as President and Kamala Harris as Vice President brought me a renewed sense of optimism. And as if that wasn't enough, 22-year old National Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman, gave us...

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Home Office: One Room Challenge – The Final Reveal

Home Office: One Room Challenge – The Final Reveal

We did it! I'm so happy to finally reveal my complete home office makeover for the Fall 2020 One Room Challenge. This room is, by far, my most ambitious project in the Crhacienda to date. It started out with removing two closets and adding some lighting but turned...

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10 Things To Expect During Construction

10 Things To Expect During Construction

  Don't you wish real life remodeling and construction was as quick and painless as the 22 minute shows on TV? Me too. Unfortunately for all of us, we don't live in that magical dreamland where all the hard parts get left on the editing room floor. I was inspired...

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Home Office: One Room Challenge – Week 4

Home Office: One Room Challenge – Week 4

    It's week 4 of the Fall 2020 One Room Challenge and I can see the light at the end of the tunnel. We're halfway through my home office makeover for the Fall 2020 One Room Challenge, and boy, do I have a Week 3 update for you! Here's what I've learned...

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Home Office: One Room Challenge – Week 3

Home Office: One Room Challenge – Week 3

  We're halfway through my office makeover for the Fall 2020 One Room Challenge, and boy, do I have a Week 3 update for you! Here's what I've learned from the last few weeks of sharing this room with all of you - you're really not into the framing, electrical,...

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Home Office: One Room Challenge – Week 2

Home Office: One Room Challenge – Week 2

  Every design project gets to the "what have we done!?" phase, and this week that's us. Week 2 of my Fall 2020 One Room Challenge home office makeover is going pretty much as I expected - it has to get worse before it gets better. If you've been following along...

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Home Office: One Room Challenge – Week 1

Home Office: One Room Challenge – Week 1

  Don't call it a comeback, because I never left! It's time to kick off the Fall 2020 One Room Challenge and I couldn't be more excited. I didn't even think I'd be here after the whirlwind that was my Spring primary bedroom makeover. I still can't believe how...

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7 Tasteful Fall Decorating Tips

7 Tasteful Fall Decorating Tips

  Real talk, I think most Fall decorating looks tacky. But since it's officially Autumn I want to refresh some parts of my home to help ease into the holidays. Am I putting a lot of pressure on a season to help lift my spirits? Yeah, probably. While it's not...

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My $350 Entryway Makeover

My $350 Entryway Makeover

As quarantine got into full swing back in March, I decided that I wasn't going to get through it without freshening up a few areas in my home. I set my sights on our tired entryway first because it's not a big space. The makeover needed to accomplish two things: 1) be...

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