Kitchen Remodel Part 3: The Reveal!

Smiles Everyone,.. I’m so excited to show photos of our kitchen remodel remodel reveal! Honestly, it was pretty pain.ful and em.bar.ras.sing to show you the  before! UGH! The remodel took nearly 2 1/2 months to complete, was exciting, stressful, overwhelming and expensive.  At times I thought I had walked through the gates of hell! The existing cabinets were a product… Read More

Kichen Remodel: Part Two – The Gutting!

Smile Everyone, Glad to see you joined us for our kitchen remodel series. Last week I shared the pretty scary kitchen before photos, here.   Most of the walls by and around the old sink area (window) were replaced, and insulation put in. The Charmer was built with NO insulation throughout the house. All existing flooring was removed and new… Read More

Kitchen Remodel – In the Beginning!

Smiles Everyone! When I moved in to the Charmer, I was recently divorced, and on a very tight budget! In the 8o’s it was pretty uncommon for a single women to buy a home, and I had to go through hoops to buy one.  I didn’t have a lot of moolah! Within the first 6 months the water-heater died, and… Read More