Vlog: Behind the Scenes at Tree House

[adthrive-in-post-video-player video-id=”moQ8rV0L” upload-date=”2018-05-23T04:00:00.000Z” name=”Behind the Scenes at Tree House” description=”null”] If you’re unable to view the video above, you can watch it on YouTube right here. Our hope is to always encourage you to tackle your own DIYs, put some elbow grease into the dusty areas and polish up your homes so that you absolutely […]

Vlog: Welcome to the (New and Improved) Garden Apartment!

[adthrive-in-post-video-player video-id=”ClTFYDQ2″ upload-date=”2018-05-11T19:11:19.000Z” name=”The Garden Apartment Reveal!” description=”null”] In case you missed it, you’ll want to watch the vlog that kicked off this entire renovation-that-could. Catch up right here!  We’ve spent the last 3+ months overhauling the garden apartment, sacrificing nights, weekends and a whole lot of sleep to bring this dated unit back to life. […]

Vlog: Say Hello (Again) to the Garden Apartment!

[adthrive-in-post-video-player video-id=”RfvVVCEm” upload-date=”2018-05-09T21:29:48.000Z” name=”A BEFORE Tour of the Garden Apartment!” description=””] We are so, so (so!) excited to kick off our next project – the garden apartment! If you’ve been with us since the beginning of this house’s renovation journey, you might remember that our home is zoned as a residential two-flat, meaning, there are two […]

Vlog: A House Tour!

[adthrive-in-post-video-player video-id=”cq1NgmZn” upload-date=”2018-05-11T19:28:38.000Z” name=”Our (First) House Tour” description=”null”] We’ve been blogging for almost 8 years(!), and in all that time, we’ve yet to take you on a video tour of our current home! Yikes. In an effort to show you the flow of our home and how the rooms connect, we’re walking through every space […]

DIY a Hairpin Leg Coffee Table In 5 Steps (+ a Mini Vlog!)

Last summer, we sold our extra long Mid Century coffee table. There was a small outcry when we shared this vlog (we hear you!), but despite our love for that piece of furniture, it wasn’t the right fit for our living room. When we first moved into this home from our former condo, we would say, ‘Our […]

Vlog: 10 Things We Love About You, Chicago

[adthrive-in-post-video-player video-id=”qSp3Am2I” upload-date=”2018-05-09T20:20:40.000Z” name=”10 Things We Love About You, Chicago” description=”null”] There was a time when we thought, We won’t live in Chicago for the long haul. We told ourselves, This is temporary! Just for fun. For now. But here we are, 10 years later, and we truly can’t imagine living anywhere else in the world. We […]

Vlog: Yard Sale Day (7 Years Strong!)

[adthrive-in-post-video-player video-id=”ovs1qp8J” upload-date=”2018-05-11T17:33:24.000Z” name=”Yard Sale Day” description=”null”] Ah, summer. The freshly cut grass, the warm air, the every other day street festival… the yard sales! Scott spearheaded our first building-wide, multi family yard sale (yup, back in our original yellow brick home!) in 2009, and we’ve carried the tradition over to our new – and by new, you […]

Vlog: Let’s Go to the Flea Market!

[adthrive-in-post-video-player video-id=”fNNW5fCm” upload-date=”2018-05-09T21:07:46.000Z” name=”Let’s Go to the Flea Market!” description=”null”] We’ve been looking to add a little extra oomph to our corner of the web, a way where we could connect with you on a fun and more personal level. And so over the last few weeks, we’ve been giving vlogging a go! We started with a […]