Bathroom Makeover – ORC Challenge – Week 6

We made it! It’s the finalé of the One Room Challenge, and my bathroom makeover is dunzo! Just six short weeks ago, the bathroom was looking pretty plain. We had white walls, and dinged up cabinets after our big home reno. We were ready for something a little more special, and to bring this neglected […]

$25 Holiday Gift Guide

This was the most fun gift guide to put together, yet! I love searching for special little things within a budget. There are always great ways to celebrate the ones you love with quirky little discoveries, or simple and functional gifts. My $25 Holiday Gift Guide (or thereabouts) is sure to help you out. Take […]

Bath Accessories – One Room Challenge – Week 5

There’s only one week left in the One Room Challenge! I can’t wait to spill the beans and share the whole thing next week, but for today I’m talking bath accessories! I was so inspired by the restrooms in restaurants within heritage buildings, where the history is evident but they’ve been modernized. You can almost […]

Gift Guide for the Holiday Lover in Your Life!

This one is for the holiday lover in your world. You know the ones… you can hear the Fa-la-la-la-la-ing as you walk up to the house. Christmas music on blast, custom winterized cushions on the sofa, the perfect and most tasteful holiday buffet set up and ready to go. And, they always seem to bake […]

DIY Coral Artwork – One Room Challenge – Week 4

I’m back at it! It’s another week of the One Room Challenge, and this week I’m talking about artwork. I’m making my own DIY Coral Artwork because I love interesting, unique, and textured pieces, but they can usually come with a pretty hefty price tag. I wanted a pop of creativity and fun as soon […]

Gift Guide for the Artist in your Life

Have you got a creative soul in your life? Are they always sketching or just plain making stuff… well then, I’ve got the gift guide for the artist in your life. I’ve collected a few fun items that would be great gift ideas for the creative in your world. I own most of these myself, […]

Hand Painted Ribbon and Gift Tags

It’s another edition of the 12 Months of DIY. Can you believe it’s October already?! Where has the year gone? I figured since we’re about to head into some serious holiday action, what better use for my “ribbon” challenge than to beautify some pretty packages for loved ones with hand painted ribbon. I love this […]

Painting Wood Cabinets – One Room Challenge – Week 3

Time for another week of the One Room Challenge, where bloggers have six weeks to completely transform a room in their home. Let’s see where where my main bathroom is at this week. Paint might just be the best thing ever. Amiright? It’s cheap, it’s impactful, it’s usually pretty easy to do, and even if […]

DIY Washroom Inspiration – One Room Challenge – Week Two

It’s week two of the One Room Challenge! If you missed out on week one, I’ve decided to spruce up our main bathroom. It got hit pretty hard with the big home renovation, and it’s time to give it a little much-deserved attention and get my washroom inspiration on! I’m starting with a clean slate. […]

DIY Restroom Makeover – One Room Challenge – Week One

It is that time of year again — The Fall edition of the “One Room Challenge” has kicked off! I’ve got six weeks to transform my space! If you missed my Spring-time, One Room Challenge, you can check it out here! Now it’s time for week one of my DIY Guest Restroom transformation! Once upon a time […]

Fall Home Room Tour and Blog Hop

Good morning and Happy Fall! I’m so excited to be a part of this big group of Canadian Bloggers that are sharing how they’ve styled their homes for the Fall season. Autumn is my favourite time of year and it’s fun to bring a little inside. For me, Fall always marks the time of year […]

Plants for the windowless room

I love plants. They undeniably add a bit of life and interest to any room. But, I’m no florist… endless bouquets are not going to happen in my home. I’ve actually become a bit of a succulent girl over the past few years, and I have a couple favourites that are really flourishing, and they […]

Our Home Improvement Plan

We had big home improvement plans when we started our renovation. When speaking with family and friends, they wanted to hear all the details — but, this one is hard to explain unless we can walk you through our home, even when you’re familiar with it. So, this is my invitation to YOU to take […]

Hearth and Wood Slice Fireplace Insert

Remember this beauty from last week? If you missed it, you can check out how I restored that chunky mantel and painted the brick on my fireplace surround, here! I’m still loving everything about my new black brick fireplace and updated hearth. Everything is just popping all over the place, and I’m thrilled with the […]

Sew a Pillow

Today is a quick hello to let you know you can catch me over at Designer Trapped this week! Have you ever wondered how to sew a pillow with an attached zipper? Well, I’m spilling the beans on how I do it over at Designer Trapped — and it’s easy! I’m a total novice seamstress, so I […]