I am really starting to love mid-century modern furniture. Before, I was all French curves and farmhouse chic. Don’t get me wrong – I still LOVE those things. It’s just that lately, I’m loving things a little more Don Draper and a little less Marie Antoinette. Yeah, they both had huge egos and some serious… Continue reading A Mid-Century Modern Coffee Table
I love fresh greenery! The smell, the way it looks, that classic Christmas decor atmosphere. Not to mention the fact that it is environmentally friendly and usually really inexpensive, especially if you collect it yourself instead of purchasing it in store. But as wonderful as fresh greenery is, it comes with its own set of… Continue reading 5 Things You Need to Know Before You Decorate with Fresh Greenery
Christmas, one of my favourite times of the year! But can we all agree that sometimes Christmas can get a touch expensive? With our crazy move this summer, we left a lot of stuff in storage and that includes my Christmas decor. I really don’t want to spend a ton of money buying things I… Continue reading How to make a fresh wreath – for less than $5!
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