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June 8, 2015 – 6:00 am | 29 Comments

It’s that time again – time for to give you a glimpse into Our DIY House for a yearly home tour! Please come in, grab yourself a cup of coffee and let me show you …

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Make Whole Grain Spaghetti Chicken Casserole

July 22, 2015 – 7:00 am |
Whole Grain Spaghetti Chicken Casserole Recipe #sharethetable

One of the times I treasure the most in our often busy, hectic days is suppertime with my little family. We are so blessed to be able to eat together on most days, and it’s …

My 5 Favourite Nursery Essentials

July 10, 2015 – 7:00 am | 3 Comments
Huggies Little Movers Plus at Costco

It’s amazing how differently I feel about “nursery essentials” now with baby number 3 compared to when I had my first baby. There are some things that a new mama thinks she absolutely needs in …

Make Outdoor Drop Cloth Drapes & A Porch Warming Party Idea

July 8, 2015 – 7:00 am |
DIY dropcloth outdoor drapes and plumbing parts curtain rod

I’m so excited that I can finally post about this project here – our internet has been down for almost a full week, and the hubs and I are just going nuts! ALL of our …

Women’s Swim Cover Up + Motivational Monday #56: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

July 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 …

How to Make Beautiful Chalkboard Art (Video)

June 29, 2015 – 7:00 am | One Comment
A step by step video with tricks on how to make perfect, professional chalkboard art

Happy Monday! I wanted to make some fun chalkboard art for a project I’m working on, so I thought I’d share the video of me making it with you today. There are a couple of …

DIY Canvas Nursery Art + Motivational Monday #55: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

June 28, 2015 – 7:00 pm | 3 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 …

Strawberry Chocolate Fondue Popsicles

June 26, 2015 – 7:00 am |
Strawberry Chocolate Fondue Popsicle Recipe

It’s supposed to get to 32 degrees celcius up here this weekend, and I think my fellow Alberta girls (and boys) will agree – that is HOT for us! I’ve asked hubby to pick up …

Sew a Fitted Skirt for a Keyboard Stand Cover

June 24, 2015 – 7:00 am | 2 Comments
How to cover an ugly keyboard stand with a fitted skirt - DIY tutorial.

When you enter our home, the first thing that you see is a short wall in our sitting room where my keyboard resides. It’s really the only spot on our main floor that suits the …

A 16 Minute At-Home Workout to Get Back to Pre-Preganancy Shape

June 22, 2015 – 7:00 am | 2 Comments
16 Minute At-Home Workout to get back into pre-pregnancy shape

(Note: This post was originally published in January 2013 and has now been updated.)
A couple of summers ago, I attended some workout classes in my home town of Stony Plain, Alberta called “Workout in the …

Camping Party Ideas + Motivational Monday #54: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

June 21, 2015 – 7:00 pm |

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 …