10 big girl bedroom decor ideas

I did it. I sold the crib. I didn’t really think about it as I was going through the process of trying to sell it, but as I helped the soon-to-be parents load each piece of baby memories onto the back of their truck, I felt tears start to bubble up. We’ve had that crib […]

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Things I love

The Summer holiday (from teaching) is here! Most years, we leave the kids in part-time daycare, but we’ve decided to take them out for the Summer since I’m off work anyway. I’m looking forward to spending more time with those littles without being preoccupied or stressed about work. The beach, pool, zoo, bookstore, park, etc. […]

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Accent Chair Tips and Tricks

In my house, accent chairs are a must. Whether new or upcycled, they can really finish a room. I still love my dusty rose thrift store mini wingback. It defines the whole living room and is a definite talking piece, especially since my father-in-law picked it up for me from a random person’s online add. […]

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Take the party outside

With the weather warming up and Summer getting closer, it’s time to take it outside; the party that is. I was given the opportunity by wayfair.ca to take part in a blogger campaign called “Fresh Air Fundamentals” to kick off the outdoor season. The challenge I was given was to show how I would add elements from their fabulous […]

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Honestly speaking: little ones and body image

   My Belle showing off her meditation pose As a person who has struggled with self esteem and body image from a young age, it is something I often wonder and worry about for my children. I mainly focus on Belle right now who is an impressionable and often anxious little 7 year old. I […]

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boho vibes

I’ve been redecorating in my head, as I do, and one room I think about giving a redo is the main living room. I do like how it is so far, yet I have definite decorating envy when I see all those effortlessly breezy boho chic living spaces. I yearn for casually thrown lamb skin […]

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50 shades of pink

Flounce top 67 CAD – zara.com Marc New York jacket 490 CAD – andrewmarc.com Converse white shoes 87 CAD – zappos.com Humble Chic pearl earrings 45 CAD – humblechic.com Modern furniture 2,055 CAD – interiorsonline.com.au Inspirational home decor 53 CAD – chapters.indigo.ca Illume scented candle 30 CAD – chapters.indigo.ca I don’t know what it is, but every time I buy a new article of clothing, pair of shoes, hat […]

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Spring Antiquing

Happy Monday! We’re in the middle of a blizzard around here, so I can’t help but dream about the nice weather to come. With Spring cleaning comes the urge to change things up and part of that for me means antiquing! We don’t have huge antique markets where I live, but a road trip is […]

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New year, new goals, new look

So I’ve been a busy bee the past few days. I’ve had this blog for years now and have never been consistent with it, but something told me that I should hang onto it anyway. If I was going to do so, I decided that it needed a little facelift so I moved it over […]

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pantone color of the year 2017 Greenery

Currey Company traditional chandelier, 3,215 CAD / Pier 1 Imports garden stool, 130 CAD / Ceramic teapot, 43 CAD / Nearly Natural kitchen dining, 68 CAD / Green bowl, 91 CAD / Threshold succulent terrarium, 17 CAD / Sapota modern home decor, 40 CAD / Sanderson Manila Fabric, 93 CAD / Moooi green couch, 10,485 […]

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