Vlog: A (Personal) Q+A, Part II of II

 In case you missed it, here’s part I of this II part Q+A. Thank you for following along! In this vlog, we’re answering all the questions you’ve asked about our family, pets and life – the personal side of things. We learned that you’re curious about attractive toy storage (we hear you!), money, our […]

Vlog: A (Business) Q+A, Part I of II

 In case you missed it, here’s part II of this Q+A. Thank you for following along! We always say that the best part of this blog community is just that – the community. We have loved your feedback and encouragement as we tackle various projects over the years, and recently, we did a fun […]

How We Stay On Track and On Task

stool | paper roll | task light | large tool print Taking on a renovation project can quickly become a juggling act of evenings & weekends, conflicting preferences, contractors, and unplanned expenses. We’re often asked how we keep our plans moving along (and maintain our sanity) when working through projects large and small. Recently, a […]

Designing a Rental vs. Our Own Home (Is There a Difference?)

Over the course of the garden apartment renovation, you all have been so encouraging, and for that, we can’t thank you enough! We’ve been soaking in your feedback and listening to your questions, and a reoccurring theme seems to center around our design decisions in this soon-to-be rental versus our own home. Is there a difference?, you’ve asked. We’ve also […]

Reader Q+A, Take 1: Personally Speaking…

Last week, we held our very first, very official reader survey to celebrate our 4 year blogging birthday – has it really been that long? – and we learned so much about you all! Between the fellow Pittie lovers, artists and bicycle enthusiasts, you have some really quirky quirks. And we love it. We share […]