We’re Building A Guest House

Over here at Crhacienda we're in the planning stages of building our own guest house. Our backyard is huge by local standards. We have about 3100 square feet in our backyard that is a complete blank slate. The plan is that the finished backyard (one day) will have a...

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Styling Finds To Elevate Your Home

I've been gone for a minute. Between client work, school, and just life in general I sometimes find it challenging to set aside time for blogging. The trouble with blogging is that I feel the need to use pretty pictures to keep you reading my thoughts. So today I...

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Our Master Bathroom Plan + Sneak Peak

Having a master suite is a bit of modern idea. Just like our fancy phones and their interwebs, you didn't need them before they existed, but now you can't seem to live without them. In 1930 you would have been hard pressed to find a house built with an ensuite....

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The Full Crhacienda House Tour

We've been living in the Crhacienda for a few months now and have started to get used to all the little things that make it unique. We're also realizing the things we can live with and the things we can’t. Contrary to what HGTV would have you believe, most people...

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A Case For Working With Small Artists

If you’ve ever been to my home you know that I have a ridiculous obsession with ceramics. Cool bowls, weird vases, odd vessels. All of them. I’m not particularly fond of anything that looks like it was mass produced but I certainly have some things that I love from...

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Counter Stool Roundup

The Crhacienda has a peninsula that opens the kitchen to the dining room which is perfect for us. We enjoy having friends over for a cocktail while we're still cooking. The best part is that the chef, usually me, still gets to be in on all the hot gossip. Lately I've...

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All about our new home!

I'm sure you all have a ton of questions about our new house and I'm here to answer all of them. First, the basics. The house is a Spanish Bungalow built in 1930 with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. In the last year it had a complete remodel that included replacing most...

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Surprise! We bought a new house.

Hi all! Sorry it’s been so quiet on the blogging front lately, but the silence has been for a good reason – we bought a new house! If you know the two of us you know how much we love to talk, so keeping this big of a secret for the last few months has been tough. We will get the keys Wednesday and then we own our forever home! We always knew the condo was just a starter home for us but we made it work for more than 7 years. We weren’t seriously looking for a house since I’ve been playing full-time student/house husband/interior design intern. We figured it would be another 2-5 years before we were in the right financial position. But I guess you never know when things will come together.

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