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July 2019

Painting a 1970s rock fireplace
Home Improvement

How to Paint a Dated Rock Fireplace

We painted our rock fireplace! I am so glad that I overcame my fear of such a permanent change because it was super simple and brightened up the room so much. This dated fireplace is now an awesome feature wall in our kids playroom.…

July 31, 2019
Family Life

My Experience at a 3 Day Meditation Retreat

The focus of my blog is usually on my home improvement, but today I am taking a slight detour today to talk about self improvement. Mindful meditation practice is very interesting to me but has been a challenge to weave into every day life.…

July 31, 2019
Family Life Home Improvement

Holy Toledo! We are Moving Home

I am SO excited that I can finally share the big plans I have in store for Building Bluebird! Chris and I have made the decision to move our family home to Toledo once we sell our home in April where I can fully focus…

July 31, 2019
Podcast

House Flipping & Becoming Debt Free

Interview with Jenn McMurray of Bachelorette Pad Flip On today’s podcast episode, we will be talking with Jen McMurray about how she used house flipping to become debt free. Jenn, of Bachelorette Pad Flip, is a successful house flipper who paid off her $70K…

July 30, 2019