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Plants for the windowless room

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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 […]

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DIY Floral Grid

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Good morning! I’m so excited to announce my very first contributor post for bydawnnicole.com today! There is such a great group of contributing ladies over there, and I couldn’t be happier to officially join the team today! I’m sharing a floral hack of sorts… I love saving money on flowers anywhere I can, and I’ll show […]

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Kiddo gets a new room.

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We are finally getting around to snazzing up the Kiddo’s room. After 4 months of a whole-lotta-nuthin… she deserves this. A room to call her own. A few of the new additions… Owl light: Urban Barn, $39 Striped Rug: IKEA, $19.99 Pendant Ceiling Light: IKEA, $24.99 Faux Sheepskin Rug: IKEA, $12.99 Curtain Fabric: Quilt home, Joel […]

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Before and After: Slip Cover

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With a floorplan like this, you can’t re-vamp one area without it spilling out into the rest of the room. In the on-going attempts to get the home gym in order, this sofa is the first “victim” to conform to the new plan. Sorry little guy, colour palette is changing… time to get with the […]

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Our Garden: Nature’s Before and After

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After the snow disappeared in Spring, and the grass wasn’t quite green yet, I had to wonder, will the garden actually come back to life? Because, it sure doesn’t look like much right now. Hmmm… Well, behold the power of nature! Bigger and better than last year, and going strong! Let this be proof to […]