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Baked Wheat Banana Doughnuts

Hi everyone! We are revisiting a new twist on an old recipe this week! Like a lot of other families, we are struggling with the rising costs of groceries and food for us and our kids. One of the things our kiddos really love is stopping for doughnuts in the morning on the way to…

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About Us

We’re Jordan & Kate.

Thanks for following us as we renovate our first home, purchase and build our forever home, work on numerous other projects, and share our adventures as well as day-to-day family living. We hope we inspire you to go on similar journeys with your own homes and families, and that you will share your stories with us along the way!

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Tour Des Fleurs weekend 2022

Hi everyone! Yesterday morning I was fortunate enough to be able to run my first race since having baby Griffin in November! Jordan had to work, so my parents kindly agreed to come watch the kiddos until I returned from the race. This makes my third time running the Tour Des Fleurs quarter marathon at…

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Projects

What does a whole home renovation cost?

Hi everyone! As we prepare to close on the sale of our first home, we have been reflecting on all of the work that we have put into making this house our home. In just a few short weeks we will be collecting all of the equity from our home sale. We know what we…

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Looking for inspiration for a particular room in your house, or want to check the progress on ours? Here are some links for convenient browsing.


Travel

Kraft Family Vacation Part II: Gulf Shores, Alabama

Hi everyone! We’re back from our amazing week in Gulf Shores, Alabama with the entire Kraft crew! Although this was our third annual vacation, it was the first trip that every family member was able to make! We arrived at our lagoon-front rental on Saturday around midday, and took the kids for a walk on…

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The Vineyard House

Befores, afters, mood boards, plans, mistakes, successes. Find all of our projects from our first home here.

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The Cottage

Our complete gut, rebuild, and remodel of our 1940s homesteading cottage.

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The Farm

Remember that time we built our forever home? Watch us go from ideas to plans to reality.

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Aurora the Airstream

Follow along with our shell-off remodel on our 1970 Airstream Overlander.

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