Over the past two months, we’ve learned the hard way that a kitchen really is the heart of a home. We started a remodel early last month, and the renovation continues to chug along at a glacial pace. I’m not going to lie; it’s tough to figure out meals when you’ve got two small children and no functional kitchen! That said, the peeling linoleum floor and the dark color scheme had to go. As the kitchen starts to shape up, I’m getting really excited about getting to spend time in it.
When I started TPK in 2012, written content was the default (and, oh boy, did I write some long content back then). As the years have progressed, there’s been a shift. People like to see tutorial videos of projects and techniques! When I have the time, I love to make videos. In today’s article, I’m sharing my eight favorites:
September has been a whirlwind in this house. Among other things, we are in week seven of a kitchen remodel, and the house is in chaos as a result. It’s amazing how having a cluttered home can make other things — like hauling our kids to pediatric checkups and speech therapy sessions — seem overwhelming. When the chaos starts taking its toll, I embrace decorating envelopes.