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Design Updates for Our New Kitchen

As I mentioned in the q&a post about our new place, we bought a new construction duplex up before it was completed, so we are able to choose some of the finishes! Huzzah! Mainly hardware, lighting, and faucets. Below is what the kitchen would have looked like with the builder’s selections. We got to go through one of his finished properties…

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Our New Home Reader Q&A

Whoa questions! Thank you all so much for your support over our new place! 🙂 It’s amazing the kindness you can find over the internet! So ya’ll had a lot of questions but fortunately a lot of them were asking the same things so I’ll try and get through them here! Let’s get started!

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Feeling Safe at Home with a New Baby

We rent a row home in Chicago with a front door accessible by a mere seven steps. No doorman. No buzzer. A lot of people have homes in the city (including all of the homes around us!), so this was not at all a concern to me when we decided to rent the place. However, last fall, around dinner time,…

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#SchmiedskiGreystone: Available for Photo Shoots!

I’ve had a few emails now in the year since our home tour went live from people inquiring if they could rent our home for a photo shoot. Either photographers or producers who are scouting on behalf of brands – I think it’s a great idea, and I’ve always said yes! I just had another request last week, so I…

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