If you read my last post you know I’m deep in the process of planning out our kids new bedrooms. Even though we are still waiting on some of the bigger pieces (mostly for my daughter, A), we decided to fast track the transition and moved the kids into their own rooms last weekend. And it was hard…on me. I didn’t realize I’d be so emotional not seeing them sleep in the same room anymore, but I was kind of a mess their last night together. I know we can’t keep them little forever, but this move is just another reminder of how fast they are growing up. Fortunately, I was the only one who cried and they are really loving it.
Right before Memorial Day, we decided it was time to finally give our kids their own rooms. At almost 5, they have only spent one night apart from each other since they were born. And though we knew this day would come, we kind of thought we would have to force it on them, but we’ve been dealing with some sleeping issues from the sharing aspect and the kids seemed excited about having their own space, so we just decided to go for it. Continue reading “classically cool boys room”
I feel about 10 years late to the party. Blogs (which I’m pretty sure are just called websites now) seem so 2008, but my husband says I’m always late so this is fitting. I’ve loved design since I was young. Some of my favorite memories from my childhood are the antique road trips my Mom and I would take through central Virginia. I loved the history behind all the pieces in the shops we would visit and almost every time it came time to redo my bedroom an antique made its way into the mix. But it wasn’t until I discovered the world of style & design blogs that I realized how passionate I was about interior design and started thinking it might be an avenue for something more. Continue reading “fashionably late & socially awkward”