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Welcome Sign

Welcome Sign

Welcome sign for the front entry way. It was so blah out front I wanted to add a pop of color to brighten up the front entry and welcome our friends and family. Starting with a 24-inch by 6-inch piece of wood from the pallet […]

DIY Pallet Sign

DIY Pallet Sign

My first pallet project is in the books! I love the way this turned out thanks to some big help from Sean. First step was to break the pallet down. This part was done courtesy of  Sean, using a sawzall. I used the smaller board […]

Home Sweet Home!

Home Sweet Home!

Moving day has finally come and we are settling in to our new home! We could not be happier and are loving getting everything unpacked and adding our own personal touches.  The house is a four bedroom, two and a half bath, two story house […]

House Hunting…success

House Hunting…success

We have been looking to buy our first home. We looked at a few homes in the Woodstock and Cumming areas. We liked thing about all of the homes we looked at but none of them were the ONE for us. We even found a […]

Christmas Time at the Haddow’s

Christmas Time at the Haddow’s

This was a busy Christmas season. Decorating, Christmas light shows, and other holiday festivities. Our first Christmas as Mr & Mrs as well as our first Christmas in our apartment. I love decorating for Christmas. I have been looking forward to it since we moved […]

Fall Outings

Fall Outings

A little late in getting this posted, but better late than never. October was a busy month, full of fun fall festivities. We went apple picking at Mercier Orchards in Blue Ridge! We have been enjoying delicious hand picked apples!  This was the first time […]

Fall-ing for October

Fall-ing for October

I can’t believe that it is already October, this year has literally flown by! I guess that is what happens when you are having fun! I love October because it means its the start of Fall, which is probably my favorite season (until it gets […]

Making our house (or apartment) into a home- Repurposing Furniture

Making our house (or apartment) into a home- Repurposing Furniture

After the wedding we were able to get all of our stuff moved in to our new apartment. But with an empty apartment to fill and not much to fill it with was a challenge. We were lucky enough to get some great pieces from […]

About Us!

We are your typical newlywed couple. We got married May 3, 2014 after dating for almost 6.5 years. We met in Athens, GA while attending UGA (Go Dawgs!!) We currently live in Alpharetta, Georgia with our two 4-legged children. We are both Georgia natives, born […]