10/07/2011 at 05:10 PM EDT
"You are reading the tweet of an official first time home owner!" a very excited Lacey Schwimmer shared on Twitter
So how did the Dancing with the Stars
pro celebrate the milestone? By cuddling with her dog, Bijou!
"Goodnight love bugs! Me and Bijou in our jammiez!" she wrote with a photo of herself
and the dog laying in bed. The French bulldog's pajama of choice? A tiny pair of Diesel underpants!
As soon as she can muster the energy to get out of bed, Bijou has a vast new territory to explore. Schwimmer's new pad is a sprawling 3,400 square feet and situated on an acre of land!