Do we all call our moves “the move from hell?” Or is that just me? When our move began and our house was first listed, the plan was to sell and move into a larger home in a neighboring community. So we got a storage unit and began to move things piece by piece into… Continue reading The Move From Hell
At the same time that Mom and I found her gorgeous Frenchie dresser, we got a set of side tables to go along with it! Actually, it was an entire bedroom set of a dresser with mirror, a tall dresser, and set of side tables. The low dresser was transformed into kitchen storage. You can… Continue reading Red Milk Paint Side Tables
Since moving to Vancouver Island, I have been drawn to some of the more coastal decor styles. I have felt, in the past, that a “beachy” theme can end up a little cheesy and contrived, especially when you live in a land-locked prairie town. But being by the ocean, I want to add some of… Continue reading Modern and Inspired Driftwood Decor
I was never the artistic child in my family. I always loved to write, but I couldn’t draw very well at all. My brother and sister have always been very artistic. My sister, Naomi, is gifted at art. She once drew a picture of our cat…while the car slept in her lap. It looked like… Continue reading DIY Vintage Art
If you have been following along, you know that for the last couple of months I have been living with my husband in our travel trailer. The rental market in Victoria, BC is insane – less than 1% availability in rental properties. Since Colin is newly self employed and I have been looking for work,… Continue reading The Best Spa Bathroom Inspiration
This summer’s best finds, and tips on unique decor ideas!
Happy Canada Day!!! I hope all my Canadian readers are out enjoying BBQ, fireworks, and friends and family. Rock the white and red and celebrate the best country on the planet! Today is the last day of watermelon week! If you missed the rest of Watermelon Week you can get the recipes here: Watermelon Citrus… Continue reading Wine Soaked Watermelon Granita…aka Argentinean Death Ice