I am over the moon excited today to feature my Daughter Chelsie’s very first post here on Mama Carp! After the new siding and windows were installed we stood back and were thrilled to see the exterior transformation of a house that needed some love. Yet, my dad still wasn’t impressed. It was missing something…… Continue reading Cute as a Bug’s Ear… Flip #8-Chelsie & Ryan’s Renovation
June 10th, 2011….Our Son Tyler bought his first house.
This last summer Craig surprised me with the landscaping of the back yard. After waiting 4 years I was the MOST excited for this and could hardly wait! We were in the middle of renovating Allie’s house and helping with Chelsie & Ryan’s wedding plans. He began with telling me he was only redoing the… Continue reading Flip #6- The Back Yard…
I’m so excited! One year ago today we launched “Mama Carp & company” and what a year it has been! I have truly had a wonderful time sharing my projects with you- here’s to another year!! Flip #6- back to visiting our house!
Back to flip #6- our house… So, to refresh your memory, here is the first picture of the back of the house, August, 2009.
In 2001, we were snug as a bug living in Blaine until one day Craig came home and said we were buying a lot in Forest Lake.
With Chelsie getting a full time job 45 minutes away (in good weather) it was time to look for something a little closer for her to buy. This house went on the market and Craig & I whipped over there…. Walking into this was pretty wild. There was a lot to look at-
I hope you all had a great weekend! Here are a few more pictures of the main floor of our home. My next post will be of the beautiful baby shower that we had yesterday!!!! Definitely got some great pictures to show you!
As promised, here is flip #6. Craig & I are proud to share our home with you on the day before our 26th anniversary. Today’s pic’s are a start and I will continue to share with you other parts of this project. We are very blessed, very proud and we welcome you to our home… Continue reading Flip #5 – One for us ♥
We went out for an ice cream cone and came home with a house. Yes, true story.