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April 6, 2015 – 2:00 pm | 24 Comments

I never thought I’d be this excited about a laundry room before, but I am seriously FREAKING OUT. I am so, so incredibly happy with how our laundry makeover turned out that I couldn’t wait …

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Motivational Monday #43: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

April 5, 2015 – 7:00 pm | 2 Comments

Happy, happy Sunday, friends! It’s Motivational Monday craft, DIY & home decor link party time. Welcome to another week of linking up your favourite projects.
Thanks so much to those of you that linked up your projects last week. I …

A Fresh & Happy Spring Dessert Table + More Spring Dinner Party Ideas

March 31, 2015 – 5:00 am | 12 Comments
A Fresh & Happy Dessert Table Idea for Spring! A DIY wreath and DIY fabric scrap tassle banner take center stage in this fun aqua, blush pink, moss green and yellow dessert table featuring bird cages, birch candles, feathers and greenery.

Which colours make you happy? Like, blissfully happy? I don’t know what it is about them, but whenever I see aqua (or turquoise, or teal) and blush pink, my mood is instantly lifted and I …

Motivational Monday #42: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

March 29, 2015 – 7:00 pm | One Comment

Happy, happy Sunday, friends! It’s Motivational Monday craft, DIY & home decor link party time. Welcome to another week of linking up your favourite projects.
Thanks so much to those of you that linked up your projects last week. I …

Video Tutorial: Make a Spring Grapevine Wreath with Fabric Flowers

March 27, 2015 – 8:00 am |
Gorgeous Spring wreath made from a grapevine wreath, DIY fabric roses, silk leaves, faux pussy willow and berry branches, boa feathers and a velvet ribbon banner.

The fabric flowers we made for my sister’s wedding last year are sure getting a workout. Not only were they gorgeous in her bouquet, but I’ve used them (and made more!) for decorating around the …

Make a Spring Bird’s Nest & Vintage Butterflies Cloche

March 25, 2015 – 8:00 am | 3 Comments
How to make a Spring bird's nest cloche

I think the coolest kinds of home decor crafts are the ones you can do WITH your kids and actually display in your home as a beautiful and quirky decor piece.  I love having personal, …

How to Make a Juliet Cap Wedding Veil

March 23, 2015 – 8:00 am | 2 Comments
How to make a DIY juliet cap veil

Happy Monday, DIYers! I have a different and GORGEOUS DIY tutorial for your today from my little sister, Heidi. Last year, she was married in a beautiful vintage-inspired wedding ceremony (you might remember the vintage …

Motivational Monday #41: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

March 22, 2015 – 7:00 pm | One Comment
DIY Hanging Fabric Book Holder

Happy, happy Sunday, friends! It’s Motivational Monday craft, DIY & home decor link party time. Welcome to another week of linking up your favourite projects.
Thanks so much to those of you that linked up your projects last week. I …

Spring Is Sure to Follow – Free Spring Quote Chalkboard Printable Art

March 20, 2015 – 8:00 am | 4 Comments

HAPPY SPRING! I love the newness Spring brings. I love its freshness. I love that it’s a reminder that there is hope after trials. There is a rainbow after the rain. Here’s a free Spring …

Our DIY House: How We Built A Home From Foundation to Finishing on Our Own (Video)

March 18, 2015 – 8:00 am |
Our DIY House: How we built a home from foundation to finishing on our own

In 2012, after 6 years of living in our tiny Garage House (if you missed it, here’s the grand tour), we decided to begin construction on a new, larger home on our acreage – “Our …

Rustic Spring Planter Box Centerpiece with Mason Jars & Hydrangeas

March 16, 2015 – 8:00 am | 2 Comments
Rustic Spring Teal Mason Jars + Hydrangea Rustic Barnwood Box Centerpiece

Oh boy, oh boy! Spring is almost officially here, and the weather is starting to get warm and gorgeous up here in Alberta. There’s something about Spring that makes me instantly happy, you know what …