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September 23, 2014 – 5:00 am | 18 Comments

I’m quite smitten with my front door. It’s bold, teal and lovely. It needed a pretty new wreath on it for Fall, but I wanted the wreath to tie-in with my door’s teal-ness while sill …

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A Brown Paper Fall Wreath from My Recycling Bin

August 25, 2014 – 8:00 am | 16 Comments
DIY Recycled Brown Paper & Rolled Burlap Roses Fall Wreath

Fall is my favourite season. I love the crisp air, the beautiful colours of the leaves, sipping hot coffee and starting new things (Little C starts kindergarten in a couple of weeks!). I wanted to …

Motivational Monday #13: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

August 25, 2014 – 2:00 am |
DIY coral geometric headboard

Happy, happy Monday DIYing friends! How was your last week and weekend? I had a blast co-hosting the Canadian Bloggers Home Tour last week, and I hope you had fun browsing the home tours. If …

Canadian Bloggers Home Tour 2014: Day 5

August 22, 2014 – 6:00 am | 4 Comments
The Uncommon Law Home Tour

Welcome back to the Canadian Bloggers Home Tour 2014! Can I just say that this week has been incredible and inspirational? I’ve really enjoyed browsing through these beautiful, Canadian homes that are both lovely and welcoming. In …

Canadian Bloggers Home Tour 2014: Day 4

August 21, 2014 – 6:00 am |
Dans le Townhouse

Welcome back to the Canadian Bloggers Home Tour 2014! This has been such a fun week so far. In case you missed it, AKA Design + Life and I are hosting a home tour blog hop featuring all …

Canadian Bloggers Home Tour 2014: Day 3

August 20, 2014 – 6:00 am |
The Sweetest Digs Home Tour

Welcome back to the Canadian Bloggers Home Tour 2014! In case you missed it, AKA Design + Life and I are hosting a home tour blog hop featuring all Canadian bloggers.  There are SO many Canadian bloggers with an …

Canadian Bloggers Home Tour 2014: Day 2

August 19, 2014 – 4:00 am |
Elliven Studio Home Tour

Welcome back to the Canadian Bloggers Home Tour 2014! In case you missed it, AKA Design + Life and I are hosting a home tour blog hop featuring all Canadian bloggers.  There are SO many Canadian …

Motivational Monday #12: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

August 18, 2014 – 6:00 am | 2 Comments
DIY Weekly Calendar Board

It’s Motivational Monday craft, DIY & home decor link party time with me and  Burlap and Babies. Thanks so much to those of you that linked up your projects last week. I love that so many of you took the time …

Our DIY House: 2014 Home Tour

August 18, 2014 – 4:00 am | 46 Comments
Our DIY House 2014 Home Tour

Welcome to our 2014 home tour as part of the Canadian Blogger Home Tour 2014! I’m excited to be co-organizing this tour with Shannon of AKA Design + Life, and I’m happy to be giving …

Canadian Bloggers Home Tour 2014: Day 1

August 18, 2014 – 4:00 am |
Kira of Northern Style Exposure Home Tour

Welcome to the Canadian Bloggers Home Tour 2014! Shannon of AKA Design + Life and I recently had an idea. Why not host a home tour that features all Canadian bloggers’ homes? There are SO …

Our Budget TV Gallery Wall

August 15, 2014 – 8:00 am | 5 Comments

I’ve wanted a gallery wall around our TV for quite some time now. We have a giant TV in our living room, and the wall behind it was completely bare. For less than $50 and …