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A Paper Peony Tutorial + Motivational Monday #47: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

May 3, 2015 – 7:00 pm | One Comment
Paper peonies tutorial

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 …

Mini Fairy Garden in a Tin Gift + Handmade Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

May 1, 2015 – 5:00 am | 7 Comments
How to make a DIY mini fairy garden gift in a vintage enamelware planter.

A couple of weeks ago, we visited a beautiful greenhouse nearby and we stumbled across the most adorable little fairy garden. I hadn’t thought too much about fairy gardens in the past, but when I …

Sew a Leather Diaper Bag and Diaper Clutch

April 29, 2015 – 7:00 am | 3 Comments
Slouchy boho leather diaper bag and diaper clutch tutorial.

What does the perfect diaper bag look like to you? For me, it’s a bag that doesn’t SCREAM “I’m a big, fat diaper bag“! I like diaper bags that look like purses, but that are …

5 Things Every Family Kitchen Needs + A Video Tour of Our Kitchen

April 27, 2015 – 8:00 am | 2 Comments
5 Things Every Family Kitchen Needs

We’ve lived in our kitchen for almost two years now, and I still really love its design. We designed our family kitchen ourselves using Ikea cabinets and a whole lot of DIY. If you’ve been …

DIY Old Window Cabinet + Motivational Monday #46: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

April 26, 2015 – 7:00 pm | One Comment
DIY Old Window Cabinet

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 …

Teething Baby Survival Kit

April 24, 2015 – 8:00 am | One Comment
Teething Baby Survival Kit - what I've learned helps teething babies.

A couple of weeks ago, Baby B cut her one-year-old molars. I had forgotten until that point how horrible the incoming molars made my babies feel! Baby B was restless and grouchy, and I immediately used …

Make a Bridal Bouquet of Fabric Flowers

April 22, 2015 – 8:00 am |
How to make this absolutely gorgeous, realistic looking DIY bridal bouquet made out of handmade fabric flowers, brooches, keys and pins.

My sister got married last year, and her wedding was a whole lot of vintage-y gorgeousness. It was beautiful! You might remember this vintage wedding mood board I made based on her wedding, her vintage …

Make Green (or Not Green) Smoothie Packs for Easy Snacks (Video)

April 20, 2015 – 8:00 am | One Comment
How to make pre-frozen smoothie packs for easy snacks + a good green smoothie recipe!

It took me until last week to finally try a “green” smoothie, and I was pleasantly surprised. I blended a frozen cube of spinach together with some yogurt, peaches, strawberries, bananas and orange juice, and …

Tin Cup Succulent Dish Garden + Motivational Monday #45: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

April 19, 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 …

How to Build A Giant Framed Pegboard

April 17, 2015 – 8:00 am | 3 Comments
How to build a giant DIY framed & wall-mounted pegboard

Do you remember our laundry room makeover from last week? I’m still so very happy with the space, and I was thrilled to find out that it was featured on Good Housekeeping and Country Living …