When we first moved into our house a little over a year ago in February 2019, it was of course Winter, and so I had on rose colored glasses and wasn't really all that concerned with the state of the back yard...because all yards look pretty bad in the Winter, right? Haha. It wasn't even … Continue reading Yard Progress
Sitting Room Living Room / Foyer / Dining Room Kitchen, etc. Outside
I LOVE making our house a home. I come alive while making a mood board for a room, scouring sources for decor and inspiration, and little by little seeing a room come together and feel cozy and ordered and "right." I have always loved seasonal decorating and Fall is one of my favorites, slightly behind … Continue reading Autumn at the Ham Home
It has been three months since we moved into our new house and I still can't believe it is ours!! There is still so so much to do but we really want to make sure we pace our design and decor around our life, our needs, and our budget instead of trying to fill up … Continue reading Clarendon House: 3 Month Update
As I mentioned in the last post, our house was built in 1956 and only had one owner until a contractor bought it last summer and remodeled it inside and out! M1 Property Group did an AMAZING job of remodeling while also keeping so much of the original character and charm!! Here are some UNBELIEVABLE before … Continue reading New House – Before/After Pics
Well, friends - LUKE AND I ARE OFFICIALLY HOMEOWNERS!!!! Happy Valentines Day to us!!! We were supposed to close on the 12th, but it got moved to the 14th and I think this will be a Valentines Day we'll certainly remember!! 🙂 It has been 15 months since we moved out of our rental house … Continue reading We bought a house!!!
Ahh...our front porch! Such a fun spot to decorate and enjoy! I loved putting out fresh seasonal decor to welcome guests into our home and it was my favorite during Fall and Christmas time! When you walked into our foyer, you could see straight into the living room and the tiny space in between the … Continue reading The Farmhouse – The Outside & Entryway
Well, y'all - as you can see, this room was D A R K. The floor to ceiling dark paneling was so cool, but made the room hard to brighten. I used a cream rug, TV stand (that Luke built!), and curtains to try and soften it a bit and when you were actually in … Continue reading The Farmhouse – The Living Room