Hi! I’m Jenny, a weirdo obsessed with old houses and doing things all by myself. My husband and I are slowly renovating a 60’s home in San Luis Obispo, CA and this blog is where I share our house projects and other mid century design related ramblings. Welcome! You can snoop around my house here, check out my Five Year House Tour here, read about how it came to be here, or get to know me more with this alphabetized list of my favorite things:

  • abandoned buildings
  • bands from New Jersey
  • brutalism
  • burritos
  • California
  • California pottery
  • Cliff May
  • conversation pits
  • Danish modern anything
  • estate sales
  • freedom
  • Heywood Wakefield
  • homeschooling
  • house creeping
  • interior design
  • It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia
  • Jesus
  • Joseph Eichler
  • Julius Shulman
  • lamps and lights
  • mid century architecture
  • mid century furniture
  • miniature golf architecture
  • minimalism
  • mosaics
  • Neil Young
  • new topographics
  • Noel Gallagher
  • orange (the color)
  • Orange (the county)
  • Palm Springs
  • photography, especially of houses
  • Polynesian pop
  • punk rock 
  • Salton Sea
  • stay-at-home momming
  • sixties Thunderbirds
  • suburbia
  • trolling Craigslist for furniture 
  • vegans
  • vintage cone fireplaces


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This means that some of my product links (the Amazon ones!) are affiliate links and I may receive compensation. Please know that I believe everyone should purchase vintage everything except toilet paper, I don’t plan on sharing more than the occasional link like I always have, and I will never share a product that I haven’t personally purchased or am strongly considering for my own home!



12 thoughts on “ABOUT

  1. Do yo have an instagram feed? I would like to make reference to your ‘piss off nonstick’ and tag you on my feed…. but can’t seem to find you on instagram.


  2. Hello!

    I am trying DESPERATELY to find a vintage aluminum Christmas tree! Do you have any for sale or know of the best place to look?!


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