About Jenna SueWhat began as a way to document the renovation of my Florida fixer upper in 2010 has become something much more. The unexpected twists and turns, and the highs and lows of my story have unfolded throughout the pages of this blog. With so many changes, it’s hard to keep up! Here’s a timeline of the highlights: Sep 2008Purchased first fixer upper home in CA just after the housing crashSep 2010Moved from CA to FL, bought second fixer upper house Dec 2010Started this blog and made plans to launch a custom art print shop Sep 2011Quit day job for good, became full time Etsy shop ownerOct 2013Moved back to CA, purchased Modern Farmhouse fixer upper Aug 2015Caught a one-way ticket to Asia in the midst of a painful divorce. Met love of life in Vietnam 😉Nov 2015Returned to CA, spent the next several months finishing the Modern Farmhouse renovationJul 2016Sold off all real estate, moved to San FranciscoSEP 2016Purchased Cottage House Flip, began renovations APR 2017Finished Cottage House Flip, spent 8 months backpacking through 20 countriesJAN 2018Moved back to FL… again!FEB 2018Purchased the Heights House (which caught on fire in March)JUL 2018Purchased the Riverside Retreat, began renovationsJUN 2019Moved into the new Heights House after rebuildingAUG 2019Welcomed baby Esmé RoseAPR 2020Purchased and renovated our beach house vacation rental (completed renovations two months later)JUL 2020Completed the Riverside Retreat renovation and began renting it outAPR 2021Bought and began renovations on the Hacienda Hideaway Share this!