Monday, June 22, 2009

My Beautiful New Home :) *Update*

These are our next door neighbors on one side...

These are the next door neighbors on the other...

And this is our house... complete with a giant dumpster

Don't you love the lawn art?

This is my new kitchen...

Complete with half a water heater...yes, a water heater in the kitchen...

My lovely unfinished fireplace...

Stairs complete with nails sticking out...

Amazing master bath retreat...

More amazing master bath retreat...are you jealous yet?

My master bedroom...

Guest bathroom...

Another kitchen photo...

This are is where our built in eating nook will go...

Our cozy basement...

Another super safe staircase...

There are plenty more photos of our lovely new home, but I figured I would spare you.
Who wants to move in?


  1. Wow! I know you must have a vision for it and I can't wait to see how it turns out. :) xo

  2. Hey girl~ I'll move in with ya. Do you babysit?
    lol :) Lots of work to be done, but i know you have a great vision. Is that a train caboose i see? I'm sooooooooooooo happy for the two of you. Your neighbors homes are gorgeous and yours will be as well soon enough. Off to find a house warming gift for you!!!

  3. I can't wait to see what you do with it! So exciting!! You'll have AWESOME before and after pics.

  4. Hi Nora!
    Yes, I love your new home! I can just imagine the touches you will add to make it yours! :o) It will be the most charming on the block! :o)
    Sincerely ~ Tricia Anne

  5. I'm sure it's going to be SO perfect once you get your hands on it! :) Congratulations!!

  6. My sweet friend.... You have a little....ok...a lot of work ahead of you, but I see a lot of potential. You are children yet.. consider it an adventure. Enjoy!!! I hope to see lots of pics along the way. HUGS!!!

  7. This is so funny. At least you get to choose the materials to make it your own!!! Is that a train car in your backyard? Wow!

  8. wow Nora! I Can't wait to see what you do with the place!! Congrats! Sooo happy for you!

  9. You know what I see? Potential! You know what's amazing about this? It reminds me of life and who we are--raw,unfinished but someone sees the beauty beneath the surface. :)
    What an amazing adventure you are on! One day at a time. This home will shine with a love that outdoes exterior perfection :)

  10. Whoa! And Yippee!!!!
    You're young you can totally handle this! :)

    What a blessing!
    So was it bank owned, builder just stopped building it??? What??? Details! :)
    Big bonus, you're neighbors will LOVE you guys instantly! teehee! :)

    So happy for you! L~

  11. A diamond in the rough! Can't wait to see how you make it shine.

  12. So exciting! Hope it's a remodeling blog I love to see before and afters. Looks like great potential to me;)

    Thanks for your comment on my blog. I hope to hear from you again.

  13. There is alot of potential there sweetie and i can't wait to see what comes of it! good luck and please take pics so we can see all of the progress...xo

  14. Your home looks gorgeous! Can't wait to see the finished product :)


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