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May 22, 2015 – 7:00 am |

One of the very first tutorials and sewing patterns that I published to this blog was this one – how to sew soft baby slippers. Even after almost 6 years, it’s still one of my most visited …

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Motivational Monday #38: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

March 1, 2015 – 7:00 pm | 4 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 DIY Beadboard Hook Wall in the Kids’ Bathroom

February 27, 2015 – 8:00 am | 2 Comments
How to install an easy DIY beadboard hook wall in a bathroom. It's pretty and practical!

If you’ve ever worked on finishing or renovating a bathroom, you will know that it seems to take FOREVER. Seriously. There are so many little details (and big details) that go into building a pretty …

Make an Easy, Healthy Chicken Dinner in One Casserole Dish

February 25, 2015 – 8:00 am | 2 Comments
Make a healthy & fast chicken dinner in one casserole dish. So simple & tasty!

Some nights (OK, 90% of the nights), I want to make a really easy dinner for my family that doesn’t involve copious amounts of chopping, five million pots and pans, and at least that many …

Make DIY Face Wash

February 23, 2015 – 8:00 am | One Comment
How to make DIY face wash

A Guest Post by Judith of Juicy Green Mom
DIY beauty is becoming increasingly popular as people discover that conventional beauty products are full of chemicals and toxins. Making your own can be much more cost-effective, …

Motivational Monday #37: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

February 22, 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 …

Motivational Monday #36: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

February 15, 2015 – 7:00 pm | 5 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 …

Sew an Easy DIY Ironing Board Cover

February 13, 2015 – 8:00 am | 3 Comments
How to make an easy DIY floral ironing board tutorial

This project has got to be one of my favourite because it’s just SO simple and easy, but it is just so satisfying. There’s just something about taking something utilitarian and a wee bit blah …

I Have Loved You For This Many Days – Free Valentine or Anniversary Card Printable

February 9, 2015 – 8:00 am | 6 Comments
I Have Loved You For This Many Days - Free, romantic Valentine's Day or Anniversary card printable. So sweet!

First comes love, then comes marriage, then comes the baby in the baby carriage. Sometimes it’s easy to start focusing more on the kiddos than the hubby, but really love & marriage were what came first …

Motivational Monday #35: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

February 8, 2015 – 7:00 pm | 3 Comments
French Provincial Sideboard - ASCP French Linen & Old White

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 truly …

Video: A Day in the Life of a Mom + DIY Blogger

February 6, 2015 – 8:00 am | 2 Comments
Video: A Day in the Life of a Mom + DIY Blogger

Happy Friday! The last couple of weeks have been nuts with the flu descending on our house, so I’m pretty behind in the ol’ blogging game this week. I wanted to post this video a …