Our Home

We have been here for about a year so our home is still a work in progress. The to do list keeps me organized and helps me to stay on track of what needs to get done. 

Entry Way/Foyer

 Paint color: BM Putnam Ivory

To do:  Get a runner with red, black and cream.

  I want to add something to the walls in the foyer. Maybe a mirror on one side with a console table and a decorative wrought iron piece on the other.


 Living Room

Paint color: BM Mystic Gold

To do: Buy a rug (cream and gold or cream w/ red and black).

Black & White Chair and pillows - HomeGoods

Mirror and lamp bases - Local furniture store

Lamp shades - Tuesday Morning 


Updated Jan 2009 - New red and gold pillow

  Dining Room

Paint color: BM Raspberry Truffle

To do: Buy new dining room furniture. Preferably a table that seats 8 or 10  people.

Get a large mirror or artwork to hang on the wall.

Buy a rug to place under the new table.




Breakfast table/chairs - Coaster Furniture

Butler's Pantry

 Family Room

 Paint color: BM Putnam Ivory

To do: Find different fabric for the throw pillows on the brown accent chairs. Buy larger lamps.

Pillows - Stein Mart

Lamps - Marshalls



 Paint color: BM Chestertown Buff

This built-in still needs some additional accessories.

 Bathroom on main level

Laundry room

Paint color: BM Summer Shower

 Landing w/ niche


Guest Room #1 

 Paint color: BM Shaker Beige

To do: Buy drapes (not sure what color yet) and a new ceiling light fixture.

Lamps,  pillows and artwork - HomeGoods

Comforter - Target

Floral decor - Pier 1

 Jack & Jill Bath

Paint color: BM Shaker Beige

Guest Room #2

Paint color: SW Jersey Cream

To do: Spray paint or paint black frames a dark brown color to match the bed.

Bedding - Overstock.com

Lamps - HomeGoods

Updated Jan 2009 - Added accessories to the nightstands and rearranged bedding

 Guest Room #3

Paint color: BM Monroe Bisque

To do: Create a sitting area near the window by adding two lounge chairs and an accent table. Buy a rug to put in front of the bed.

Bedding - Overstock

Lamps - HomeGoods

 Future Nursery

Paint color: BM Shaker Beige

Color choices for nursery:

Girl - Pink & Green or varying shades of pink

Boy - Baby blue, chocolate brown and white

Bathroom in futrue nursery

  Master Suite

Paint color: BM Pismo Dunes

To do: Hang pictures from our travels and find lamps for the nightstands. Hang mirrors over the nightstands and place the small prints on the wall near the window. 

Bedding - Overstock            

Updated Jan 2009 - Winter bedding; took down smaller prints over nightstands and will replace with mirrors 

          Spring/summer bedding 

 Sitting area in MB

Hall to MB and closets

Master Bathroom

Paint color: BM Davenport Tan

My closet

Updated Jan 2009 - Organized closet


DH's Closet


 Man Room/Entertainment Room

Paint color: BM Monroe Bisque

 Guest bathroom



Outdoor Living Space

We need to buy furniture for the deck.