Living Life the Evie Way

Month: June 2017

What’s Growing On?!

What’s Growing On?!

Evie loves to garden. She has a ton of pots all over the yard with her “flowers” She takes great care of them, making sure they’re watered every day. She takes especially great care of her tomatoes. Every summer we’ve always grown basil. Where we […]

Turtle cupcakes, Dude!

Turtle cupcakes, Dude!

A while back, we were gifted a couple of Disney cookbooks. Evie has been begging me to make something from them since we started baking and cooking more. Especially The Disney Princess Cookbook! I mean why wouldn’t that be her first choice?! This book is […]

Bathroom? What bathroom? Remodel part 2

Bathroom? What bathroom? Remodel part 2

Next phase, walls. Well, plumbing too but we paid someone for that!

Cement board went into the shower and half a wall behind the toilet went up. Toilet was in temporarily because I really don’t care for buckets!


Yay toilet!

Rough plumbing in place. Neither one of us wanted to mess with pipes and potential leaks down the road. We opted to pay someone to redo the shower assembly and I think that was smart on our part 😉

Sheetrock and tape!!


Nothing to do until this stuff dries!

Cleaning up, while good, seemed to be fruitless until construction was over. But she was sure cute doing it!!


Stay tuned for tile! Which I will never EVER do again in my life! If I can help it anyways!!

Bathroom remodel- Part 1

Bathroom remodel- Part 1

Saturday morning, not so early, the teardown started. Since our bathroom is SO small, only my husband and dad could fit. They managed to get almost all walls down on the first day.  Dust everywhere. I even put up plastic walls in the kitchen and […]

Bathroom Remodel

Bathroom Remodel

I’ve been a bit distracted lately and haven’t posted much of anything new. In fact, Evie and I haven’t cooked a darn thing together. A couple weeks ago, we started a crazy, chaotic adventure in bathroom remodeling! ALL BY OURSELVES! I thought for sure my […]