HBG Flea – Outdoor Fun

9.28.2016 HBG Flea Local Artists, Vintage Treasures and Curated Curios. First Saturdays 9am - 3pm This summer was hot and humid here in central Pennsylvania, but we managed to get out and ...


Before & After: Dining Room

dining room renovation

Summer is here and we've made a lot of progress on our house. The dinning room walls are finally done and the woodwork is painted. We thought the dinning room wouldn't be so bad, till we took down ...


Before & After: Studio Workshop Renovation

We've been steadily chipping away at our home renovation projects and it's time to share another room that we've finished. The 3rd floor of our house has two rooms, a guest bedroom in the front ...


Progress Update

Brining it home progress report

March 6, 2016 "Perfection is boring" - a new mantra we've been trying out lately. It's been serving us well as we work on our old house where nothing seems perfect. This post is a long over due ...


Keeping it Local: The HBG Flea

people shopping at the HBG Flea

One of the things we love about our new neighborhood in midtown Harrisburg, is the walkability. We can walk to restaurants, shops and now, the Harrisburg Flea Market! If you've been reading ...


Renovation Inspiration

source: myscandanavianhome.com

I don't know about you, but I can spend hours getting inspired looking thru magazines, pinning on Pinterest or creating idea books on my new favorite app Houzz. Now that we've begun our ...


The “Before” House Tour

Bringing It Home -  December 30, 2015 Sealed the Deal We finally closed on our house! After several postponed closing dates (I won’t go into that nightmare, just now) we finally settled on ...


Bringing it Home

Bringing it home, our new blog series, is the start of a new, challenging adventure, both for this blog and our personal lives. We'll be sharing a more personal view of our lives as we renovate ...


Let the Local Shopping Begin!

It's hard to believe it's already nearing the end of November!  We've been so busy trying to buy a house in midtown Harrisburg, PA that we've missed a lot of flea markets. Now that our house ...