How to Decorate to Include Your Man

Sunday, December 4, 2016

Okay so when Adam and I got married and moved into our first house, there was a challenge I didn't anticipate. Did y'all see that recent episode of The Big Bang Theory where Penny re-decorated Leonard's room to look more girly? Leonard tells Penny she can decorate anyway she wanted; that she should make it her own and feel comfortable. 

Farmhouse Pantry Door

Friday, December 2, 2016

So one thing that I wanted to make my own was the pantry door. Like so many of you, we have builder grade, 6 panel, interior doors. Now, theres nothing inherently wrong with these doors but theres not much you can do with them. You know the ones... Aside from flat slab doors, these are the most basic builder grade, non-farmhouse doors known to man. Boring...

Why Blogging

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

I've gotten a lot of questions about why I started The Half Finished House, which is something I really had to think about to convince myself to start writing. I've always enjoyed writing but the thought of putting it out there for the world to read, that was a little scary.

Brick: to paint or not to paint

Sunday, November 27, 2016

Y'all I'm so excited to be writing my very first blog post!

One of my favorite features of our home when we purchased it was a huge beautiful brick wall and fireplace! It was amazing, so much detail and texture! So much character! So much potential! Isn't it beautiful? It makes my heart flutter just thinking about it.