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Welcome to A + Life!

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I haven’t even shown y’all what our Kansas City house or our new-to-us log cabin looks like, but Jim tackled this bathroom project last week and I’m so excited about it, I’m taking a brief pause from recapping life to share it with you! The house we live in now was built in the 80’s […]

DIY, Home Tour, Our Home, Projects

August 19, 2021

Half Bath Refresh!

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Over Thanksgiving of 2019, we announced that we were going to be moving from Joplin, MO- our home since we had gotten married in 2006, back to Kansas City- our home before we got married and moved to Joplin. But let me back up- Jim and I met and got married in Kansas City, he […]

Family, Our Home

August 13, 2021

Leaving Joplin

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So, I know that I still owe you a post about moving away from Joplin and moving to Kansas City. And also, another post about moving from Kansas City to our new/current house (I’m not sharing our new town- but we’re still in the KC metro) But, before I do that. Let’s talk about what […]

DIY, Family, Home Tour, Lifestyle, Other, Our Home, Projects

August 6, 2021

The Garden

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Last weekend, I hosted a really fun event at my house and I wanted to share a few pictures from it AND share a fun new piece of furniture that I was able to use (be sure to check out the end of the post for a coupon code!) As you all know, last year […]

Our Home

April 15, 2019

Spring Clean & Going Green!

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This post is sponsored by Tarkett NA; however, all thoughts and opinions are my own. Thank you for supporting the brands that support A + Life! You guys, I am so excited about today’s blog post! You all know how I recently shared our shiplap dining room reveal(and how we did our shiplap for CHEAP!)  […]

Our Home

May 21, 2018

Our New Dining Room Rug

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White shiplap – everyone loves it (thanks Joanna Gaines!). Or, maybe you’ve moved past shiplap (since everyone else loves it) and you’re on to wood accent walls.  Whichever you prefer, manufacturers have taken notice and provided a plethora of options…none of which are cheap. We were wanting to do a wood accent wall in Finn’s […]

Our Home, Projects

April 12, 2018

The Cheapest DIY Shiplap Tutorial

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On the heels of yesterday’s kitchen door post, I figured I would just keep the ball rolling on home decor reveals and share our shiplap dining room reveal with y’all today! I have shared some pictures and sneak peeks of our dining room before, but haven’t ever actually devoted an entire post to this room […]

Home Tour, Our Home

February 27, 2018

Shiplap Dining Room Reveal

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