Making Plans to Landscape Our Future Backyard

Making Plans to Landscape Our Future Backyard

In about three months, my husband and I are planning to uproot our little family from the country...

Keeping Our Wooded Landscaping Clear

Keeping Our Wooded Landscaping Clear

One of our favorite parts about where we live is the plot of land that our home sits on. It’s not in...

Adding a Vintage Touch With Sepia Art

Adding a Vintage Touch With Sepia Art

We have lived in our little roadside cottage for going on 10 years now. Of course, when we were in...

Creating a Simple and Minimalist Nursery in Our Mid-Century Fixer-Uppe

Creating a Simple and Minimalist Nursery in Our Mid-Century...

One of my favorite parts of our cottage is the original, white-painted beadboard wall paneling in...

Tending to Our Water-Damaged Basement

Tending to Our Water-Damaged Basement

When we first lived in our little cottage, five years before we ended up actually buying it, the...

Repairing and Replacing Our In-Ground Water Pipe

Repairing and Replacing Our In-Ground Water Pipe

When my husband and I bought our little cottage, we did so knowing that much of the existing...

Stylishly Breaking Up Our Stark White Interior

Stylishly Breaking Up Our Stark White Interior

Our little cottage is only around 1,100 square feet. Though we created more walking and living space...

Maintaining Our Indoor/Outdoor Furniture in Every Season

Maintaining Our Indoor/Outdoor Furniture in Every Season

While our cottage does not have a front porch, it does have a very sweet and old-fashioned side...

Meaningfully and Intentionally Updating Our 1950s Cottage

Meaningfully and Intentionally Updating Our 1950s Cottage

One of the first things that people notice when they walk into our newly renovated brick cottage is...

A Homemade Paper Star Mobile

A Homemade Paper Star Mobile

When my youngest child was born, I got an itch to make something handmade, creative and unique for...

Brooke Bowman
Brooke Bowman