Hammer Farmhouse… Addition!

We're finally adding on and I'm taking it as an opportunity to ditch the modern farmhouse style. The whites, and blacks, and shiplap, and patterned tile is just done, everywhere. I'm ready for something new. I'm ready for texture and warmth and authentic materials. How about you?

Merry Christmas from the Hammers

There is just something about the holidays that is such a magnifier in our lives. The holidays magnify the good... and they magnify the bad. They magnify the brokenness and the light in this world.


19 months in to this whole "boy mom" thing and I think I'm starting to understand why women with sons boast about being a #boymom every chance they can get. It's like diving into a foreign world you haven't understood for 30 years of your life... only to get a TINY glimpse of how incredibly …