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Dining Room Reveal

Amy Havins shares photos of her dining room in her house.

I cannot believe that in just a little under 8 weeks we will have lived in our home for a year. A year! Wow, what a year it has been. While it has really flown by looking back at EVERYTHING that has gone on (and things that are still on the list), it really as been a minute.

Since we moved into the house, I have tried to share bits along the way. I shared the bed we picked for our master bedroom in this post, the bedding in our master bedroom here and snippets of some of the Gray Malin art we have around our house here. Besides this before and after post of our powder bathroom


My Chic Nest

We have been working on our house for what seems like forever now. While it has only been 9 months, for some reason it really seems much longer. We have ALMOST finished phase one which was converting the back house into a garage, fencing in the back, laying concrete, landscaping the front, gutting the master bathroom, re-doing the downstairs powder bathroom and of course decorating and furnishing the house. We still lack little things like drapes, a piece of art for above the fireplace in the formal living room, a lamp here and there but nothing too big well, besides the kitchen.

Currently we are trying to get all of the punch list items completed by our current contractor and CLOSE that door with him so we can move onto conquering the kitchen. Honestly, I am so thankful that we did not do all three


Breakfast in Bed with Matouk

Amy Havins shares photos of her master bedroom and her matouk linens.

To me, the bedding in your bedrooms (especially the master), is one of the most important things. In my opinion it can really make or break a room. Not only can the look set the mood or tone of the room but the feel of the linens is just as important.

I love nothing more than spending time in our bed, especially in the mornings. One of the things that my husband and I do just about every single morning is have our morning coffee together and often breakfast in bed. No, not every morning breakfast in bed is served on a tray, majority of the time it is something as simple as a bowl of cereal and a cup of coffee. Regardless of what we are ‘pairing with our