Friends / House / Looking

Our Search to Buy a House Taught Us That Home Really Is About the People

Posted On: Jan 16, 2020   |   Posted By: Pop Sugar

Our Search to Buy a House Taught Us That Home Really Is About the People

When my husband and I got the opportunity to move back to our hometown, we were thrilled. Moving back home would mean being close to family. Our kids could see their grandparents on a regular basis! They could have lots of playdates with their cousins! I could envision all the dates my husband and I would go on, now that we finally had many trustworthy babysitters nearby! This excitement continued when we sold our home after only two days of it being on the market. What luck! Then even more excitement when we found our dream home. It was a seemingly perfect blend of everything we had been looking for. A peaceful hobby farm with a beautiful vintage barn. An adorable farmhouse that looked as if Joanna Gaines herself had redesigned it. In fact, her book, " Homebody: A Guide to Creating Spaces You Never Want to Leave ," was strategically placed on the sleek kitchen island, her friendly face beaming, as if she were welcoming us home. A country setting, yet less than 10 minutes away from my beloved Target. It was...

Continue reading ...

 






The last Posts from Pop Sugar



The 6 Biggest Ways Kamala Harris's Policies Will Affect American Families

The 6 Biggest Ways Kamala Harris's Policies Will Affect American Families

Senator Kamala Harris of California has joined presidential candidate Joe Biden on a historic bid for the 2020 election. As the first woman of color on a majority party ticket... Read more ...

Viral TikTok Trump Impersonator Sarah Cooper Scores a Netflix Comedy Special

Viral TikTok Trump Impersonator Sarah Cooper Scores a Netflix Comedy Special

Best-selling author and viral Tik-Tok star Sarah Cooper, known for her lip-sync impressions of President Donald Trump , has scored her first comedy special on Netflix. Cooper... Read more ...

One of Us Is Lying: Peacock Orders Series Adaptation of YA Novel

One of Us Is Lying: Peacock Orders Series Adaptation of YA Novel

One of Us Is Lying: Peacock Orders Series Adaptation of YA Novel According to TheWrap , Peacock has given a series adaptation order to One of Us Is Lying , based on the YA... Read more ...

Bottle industry leaders call for cut of unredeemed deposits

Bottle industry leaders call for cut of unredeemed deposits

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - Leaders of Michigan's beverage and bottle recycling industries say stress on the supply chain caused by the COVID-19 pandemic proves changes are needed to... Read more ...

Harriet the Spy: Beanie Feldstein Leads Apple TV+'s New Animated Series

Harriet the Spy: Beanie Feldstein Leads Apple TV+'s New Animated Series

Harriet the Spy: Beanie Feldstein leads Apple TV+'s new animated series According to The Wrap , Apple TV+ has officially given a series order to the first-ever animated series... Read more ...

Avatar Sequels: New Set Photos Feature First Look at High Camp Bio Lab

Avatar Sequels: New Set Photos Feature First Look at High Camp Bio Lab

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Avatar Sequels: New set photos feature first look at High Camp Bio Lab New behind-the-scenes photos from the set of James Cameron's long-in-development Avatar... Read more ...

Meghan Markle Reportedly Pulled Out Of Pippa Middleton's Wedding Due To Butt...

Meghan Markle Reportedly Pulled Out Of Pippa Middleton's Wedding Due To Butt Comparisons

Meghan Markle was notably absent from the wedding, but allegedly the real reason was not what was touted at the time. Read more ...

How Biden chose Harris: Inside his search for a running mate

How Biden chose Harris: Inside his search for a running mate

WASHINGTON - Gretchen Whitmer wanted out. The Michigan governor had caught the interest of Joe Biden and his vice presidential vetting committee, who were drawn to her... Read more ...

Netflix's Avatar: The Last Airbender Loses Original Creators

Netflix's Avatar: The Last Airbender Loses Original Creators

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Netflix's Avatar: The Last Airbender loses original creators After M. Night Shyamalan's disastrous film adaptation, Netflix's live-action version of Avatar: The... Read more ...

Lerman & Butterfield to Lead James Schamus' College Republicans

Lerman & Butterfield to Lead James Schamus' College Republicans

Lerman & Butterfield to lead James Schamus' College Republicans James Schamus has begun building his cast for the fact-inspired coming-of-age story College Republicans... Read more ...