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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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DIY Back To School Kitchen Command Centre from Staples + Free Printables

August 13, 2014 – 8:00 am | 10 Comments
A Back to School Kitchen Command Centre

With Little C’s first day of Kindergarten fast approaching, I’m starting to get nervous thinking about how I’m going to stay on top of everything. I’ll be the first to admit that I definitely fall …

Motivational Monday #11: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

August 11, 2014 – 6:00 am |
DIY Ampersand from foam

It’s Motivational Monday craft, DIY & home decor link party time with Joy in Our Home and Burlap and Babies. Thanks so much to those of you that linked up your projects last week. I …

Saskatoon Berry Crumble

August 8, 2014 – 9:00 am | 6 Comments
Saskatoon Berry Crumble Recipe

The other day, my mom invited the girls and me over to her house for a visit. She showed me her Saskatoon berry bushes that were just loaded with berries! She asked me if I …

Antler Envy: Boho-Inspired Projects

August 6, 2014 – 9:00 am | 2 Comments
Antler Envy: Boho-Inspired Projects

I’d like to welcome Olivia Berg of  The Wannabe Cowgirl Blog as a guest author today! She’s going to be sharing with you a couple spectacular antler home decor projects: boho-inspired European mount antler art  …

DIY Jitter Glitter Necklace – Back to School Gift + Free Printable

August 6, 2014 – 6:00 am | 26 Comments
Jitter Glitter Necklace Back to School Gift and Free Printable Poem

I’m so happy to be a part of a Back to School Blog Hop posted by the lovely ladies at Elizabeth Jone Designs! Scroll down to the bottom of this post for a ton of …

Motivational Monday #10: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

August 4, 2014 – 8:00 am | 2 Comments
DIY sunburst mirror made out of wood shims!

Happy Monday, friends! Here in Alberta, this is a holiday Monday and we’re planning on spending it together as a family and possibly hitting up the beach with our neighbors at supper time. It’s been …

Odysseo by Cavalia: Making Summer Memories with my Daughter (+ Coupon Code!)

August 2, 2014 – 9:00 am |
Merry Go Round at Cavalia Odysseo

There are some brief but beautiful moments in life that are hard to forget. One of those moments happened to me recently when I took Little C to Odysseo by Cavalia in Edmonton, a larger-than-life theatrical …

Free Printable Summer Artwork (& Random Summer Musings)

July 30, 2014 – 8:00 am |
Free Summer Printable Artwork - Live in the Sunshine, Ralph Waldo Emerson

The fact that Little C is starting kindergarten in just over a month just hit me like a brick last night. I’ve been really excited up until now (and so is she), but suddenly I’m …

Motivational Monday #9 – Craft, DIY & Home Decor Party

July 28, 2014 – 8:00 am | 3 Comments
DIY Play house from a closet

Happy Monday, friends! I hope you had a great week and a wonderful weekend. I spent the week policing mothering my busy little girls, updating our entry, and getting to work on our TV gallery …

Our Small Entry: Before And After – Our DIY House

July 25, 2014 – 8:00 am | 10 Comments
Before and After: Making the most of a narrow, small entry

We have a slightly awkward shaped, narrow entry hall in Our DIY House. When you walk into our home, you’ll see a hallway leading straight to the kitchen directly in front of you, and to …