Holiday Gift Guide: For Cat Lovers

  What’s Hot Right Meow…. 1. Areaware Tabby Cat Cushion | 2. Yoga Cats Calender | 3. Ceramic Cat Ornament Set | 4. Cat Pint Glasses | 5. The Big New Yorker Book of Cats | 6. Cat Nap Cocoon | 7. Catnip Macaroons | 8. Save a Lion – Build a Boma |  9. […]

Kitchen Reveal

Happy Friday!! I’m very pleased to show you the final reveal of our kitchen! We decided to redesign the main floor of our house in 2013. That meant ripping down all the drywall, tearing up all of the flooring, replacing all of the windows, removing a stone fireplace, reworking the plumbing and electrical, removing a […]

Baby Toys for 6 to 12 Months

I posted some of my essentials items for a newborn, now I’d like to share with you some of the things that Nathan loved from about 6 to 12 months. These are items that have moved along with him from floor play, learning to stand, starting to walk, and now running! I’m sure I’m missing at least 5 […]

Personalize Your Kitchen with New Window Treatments

After we renovated our kitchen, I knew our window needed some type of window treatment but I didn’t know what to use until I read this post on Young House Love that featured faux wood blinds from the Home Depot.  Luckily our Home Depot in Canada carried the same blinds! After seeing them in person, […]

Purchases lately…

While attending BlogPodium, Monika Hibbs sat down near me, I noticed her watch right away… lucky for me, she posted about her outfit from a trip to NYC and gave a source for the watch! It’s the Classic Sheffield by Daniel Wellington, I bought the men’s in rose gold – I found a great sale […]

I’m Now Ready for Fall to Begin

This past weekend was full of fun fall activities, which was appropriate since fall begins tomorrow. I made a fall planter, we visited a pumpkin patch, and went to a fair to watch the first demolition derby of the season!       Hope you had a great weekend!!

Purchases lately…

An ETSY invite for Nathan’s 1st birthday party! Can’t believe I am planning this party already!! EmmyJo did a wonderful job on the invite working with me to customize it (change a few colours and add a few things) for a small fee!   I have been in more than enough situations where my iPhone […]

DIY: How to Make Your Own Sliding Barn Door

During one of my trips to the Christie Antique Show, I found an old door that was picked up from a diner they were tearing down. See my other finds from past shows here and here. Originally I wanted to hang it for our pantry door but that didn’t work so we decided to make […]

Cape Cod Reno: Floor Plans

Last week I shared our exciting news that we are renovating a house top-to-bottom… here are the floor plans! Let’s start from the top.   2nd floor Existing New       Main level Existing    New       Basement Existing   New

Purchases lately…

I’d like to start sharing with you some of my recent purchases… I like to shop, so try to keep up! After 7 years of using a salad spinner we received for a housewarming gift, it broke! I was happy to go out and purchase an OXO Salad Spinner from Homesense. I must say, I […]