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Eight Months of House Hunting

As you may recall, we went and saw a farmhouse out in the suburbs back in December. It had amazing bones, big rooms and windows, but it needed a full gut down to the plumbing, electrical, kitchen, baths, windows, not to mention there were issues with the foundation… and we really didn’t love the street it was on. So we…

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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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My New Desk

As you know, we eliminated our home office to make it a nursery (keeping the guest room in tact for ohhh ya know… visiting grandparents who might want to stay over from time to time and our out-of-town siblings and friends). But Dan works from home and I frequently do as well. Most of the time, we work sitting at…

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The 10 Items In Our Home I’ve Had (And Will Have) for Years

I’ve moved a lot. Since graduating college 10 years ago I’ve lived in… a decently crap apartment in Washington DC my mom’s house my Southport apartment with a roommate my Uptown apartment with a roommate my Lincoln Park one-bedroom lady apartment by myself my West Town duplex with Danielle my Wicker Park apartment with Dan (never ran home tour) the…

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