Kiddo gets a new room.

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 … Read More

More Chevron, Please!

Yep, it’s official. I have a problem. A problem turning down the zig-zaggy goodness of a chevron stripe. Proven here, and here. I also love when the Kiddo’s toys are organized. So, I was so happy when I found these … Read More

Working on the Curb Appeal

Ooooh, a girl can dream. The best thing about Spring? Being outside! We are outside All. The. Time! It’s fantastic. The worst thing about Spring? All that time outside is making me notice the lack of curb appeal. The snow … Read More

Painting Day!

So today is a big day. The colour in our little piece of the world is changing. I love this part!! Alright, so the living room is getting the “Soft Chamois” OC13, and the dining room / kitchen is getting … Read More

Paint chips and Martha

I had myself a little visit to the Home Depot recently where I met with Martha… ok, browsed her paint selection. Happy to say I found myself a pretty hue for the new living room. My choices don’t really come … Read More

Happy Moving Day!

Okay let’s take a little peek at the new place shall we? Well, some of it anyway. Can you guess what room this is supposed to be? Things were moving so fast on the first day I didn’t get a chance … Read More

A Christmas Repurpose.

After the first year of parenthood, we had a few gazillion empty baby formula cans kicking around. I saved them thinking, I can do SOMETHING with these!! (and limited myself to one bag worth). Well, it’s “Crafty-Christmas-Time” and time to break … Read More

How to Make a Stencil

Okay folks. Our little main bathroom paint job is done. Maybe a bit earlier than expected, as we decided to host a ‘Grey Cup’ (the Canadian Football leagues ‘Superbowl’) party at the last second. The. very. last. second. We managed … Read More

Stencil Success!

You may remember my rug drama from last week. Hey, they can’t all be winners right? I think I’ve managed to save this one though. This round of involved Rit Dye, a dollar store spray bottle, and the same painter’s … Read More