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!
I was raised being told “The worst they can say is no.” My Mom was right when it came to asking for a higher grade on your essay, or asking for more grated parmesan at the Italian restaurant. She was way out to lunch when it came to asking a boy if he “liked you”… Continue reading Brick Floor Inspiration
I have been in the Lower Mainland of BC since Sunday. It has been wonderful spending time with Colin and enjoying the beauty of the area. I have also been interviewing for jobs here this week. I have never been so stressed on a job hunt. Usually I am solid in one position and interviewing… Continue reading Beach House Inspiration – Crescent Beach Tour
Here is the final tutorial for the gorgeous kitchen makeover! Do you need to catch up? Check out the before pictures and the big reveal. Check out the tutorials for your favourite pieces: the cabinet dresser, the recipe display, and the distressed windowsill. Today I want to share how to do your own cafe awning… Continue reading French Cafe Awning for the Kitchen
This windowsill is my absolute favourite part of the kitchen mini-reno. I love so many things we did in the kitchen, but as far as impact vs effort, this one is the best. Not to mention the fact that it could be used in so many places other than a bay windowsill. Shelving, coffee table,… Continue reading DIY Reclaimed Wood Windowsill