Category Archives: Kitchen

Fehrenbacher Cabinets

When deciding which manufacturer to use for our kitchen and mudroom cabinetry, we looked at many options.  Ultimately, we decided on Fehrenbacher Cabinets, Inc. due the high quality product they make and their ability to customize.

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Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

These are my go-to for backyard BBQs, crawfish boils, parties, house guests, welcome-to-the-neighborhood treats, or basically any other occasion.  When selling our Houston house, we even had a fresh baked tray for potential buyers before each showing.

Many Houston friends and neighbors have asked for this recipe before we leave town, so I thought I’d share it here on the blog too.

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For Sale

Last week we listed our Houston ranch style home for sale!

And we’re happy to say that after 1.5 days on the market we have a potential buyer and are under contract! Continue reading

Heavy Lifting


To accommodate the new open design of the kitchen and dining room area, a load bearing wall had to be removed.

Existing load bearing wall between breakfast room (future kitchen area) and dining room.
Photo taken standing in dining room.
Another view of existing load bearing wall on the left of this photo.

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