Espresso Station Plans (aka I Get to Relive My Barista Days)

I spent three glorious years as a Starbucks barista in my high school years. It was my first job after getting my driver’s license (could I have been any luckier!?) and I loved pretty much every minute. Except when it was 10 minutes to close and five tween girls would come in for five different…… Continue reading Espresso Station Plans (aka I Get to Relive My Barista Days)

Kitchen Reveal: Gleaming Subway Tile, Dark Slate Appliances, and One Sexy Hood

Guys, I’m all heart-eyes over here. ðŸ˜ We’ve finished making-over our kitchen, and I couldn’t be happier with the result. For the first time, we truly felt like DIYers and we’re so proud of what we were able to accomplish. We painted the kitchen cabinets, removed the old backsplash tile, put up shiny white subway tile, and…… Continue reading Kitchen Reveal: Gleaming Subway Tile, Dark Slate Appliances, and One Sexy Hood

How We Painted Our Kitchen Cabinets

Two weeks. Two gallons of paint. Three hundred dollars. Two exhausted homeowners. Put together, this is how we painted our kitchen cabinets this year. Behold, honey oak goodness (not a cereal commercial). This is an O.G. – I took this the first week we moved in after we got our kitchen set-up. Old, yellowed linoleum wood,…… Continue reading How We Painted Our Kitchen Cabinets