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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A simple guide to antiquing

 Commode found at Recycl’art    Church pew found at flea market    Century-old dining table found on kijiji   Coffee table found on kijiji I was recently invited by the team at invaluable.com to post about my favourite go-to spots for finding antiques and other treasures. I was super excited to learn about their site […]

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10 ways to add cactus to your décor

I always feel like I’m a year too late when it comes to design trends, so forgive me if this is old news to you. I loved the pineapple trend boom, and am still finding spots to squeeze it my home décor, but it now seems that the pineapple’s prickly friend has stolen the show. […]

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Book Review: #GIRLBOSS

    I’ve been dying to read this book for months. while browsing the bookstore shelves, I was automatically drawn in by the title and the cool girl on the cover. I have a whole pile of books that I’m supposed to be reading; however, I couldn’t resist. Here’s my review of #Girlboss I would […]

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Patio lanterns

Happy weekend, I’m writing this as I’m waiting for my flight to board. I am going to Montreal for four whole days on my own to visit my sister! While I’m there, I’m definitely hoping to visit some home decor stores and check out some things we may not have at home. I’m hoping to […]

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Eclectic mix ‘n’ match dining chair challenge

I recently got an email from Holly Hughes, the community manager at Chairish, a  great online marketplace devoted to vintage furnishings and accessories. She invited bloggers to write about their take on the mix ‘n’ match dining chairs design trend use items from the Chairish site and elsewhere. This challenge gave me the opportunity to give my spin on this fantastic trend. Crystorama […]

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A special gift for Mother’s day

I wrote about The Honest Company a little while ago to tell you how much I love their diapers here. I am also a big fan of their healing balm since Sophie is constantly drooling and has a rash on her chin and neck as a result. With Mother’s day just around the corner, The Honest Company is recognizing all the […]

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Motherhood: kissing your little ones on the lips

Kissing your little one on the lips; yes or no?  I couldn’t manage to get a photo with the other littles, but I caught this one since she can’t walk yet! (Sorry it’s so blurry) This is something that I never thought about until recently. I love giving kisses to my littles on the lips. […]

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