7 Amazing DIY Chandeliers & My Foyer Chandelier!

Woohoo! It’s Thursday! It may be somewhat uncommon, but I LOVE Thursdays. Thursday means tomorrow is Friday, and I don’t mind Friday one bit. 😉 If you follow me on Facebook, you may know that last weekend I was working on a DIY project for a chandelier for my foyer renovation. I found a fabulous […]

DIY Beadboard Wallpaper Cabinets

How was everyone’s weekend? 🙂 I was fortunate enough to have my mother come visit, and we had a blast! We did a little shopping, ate great food, and I even finished my chandelier (I followed a great tutorial I found online, I’ll be showing it later this week with a snippet of our foyer […]

Covering Countertops – Faux Granite Makeover!

Good morning friends! Here in Canada we recently celebrated Thanksgiving. Unfortunately, I was unable to attend my family dinner due to distance, so instead we decided to host “Friendsgiving”! We invited all of our friends in the village over for turkey dinner! Everyone contributed with food, cooking, and wine. It was a wonderful time and […]

How To Paint Exterior Doors

Hello everyone! We are currently knee-deep in our foyer renovation… So much paint! If you follow me on Facebook you know that I have a few little critters that sometimes like to “help” with the process… which usually just results in lots of hair in the paint… So while I scurry to complete that project […]

How To Choose The Perfect Paint Colour.

Choosing paint colours is by no means an easy task… If paint had full refunds, I’m sure it would settle our colour-anxiety at least a little. Maybe. Wallets sure would be a lot happier though. Today I want to share with you how I go about choosing the perfect paint colour. It’s a process, I […]

DIY – Autumn Pinecone Wreath – Nest of Bliss

As much as I don’t want to admit it – Autumn is here. For this gal, that means I have to settle down on the beachy decor – not COMPLETELY of course, but now is the time to start bringing in those seasonal elements. You know, the warmer tones, the cozy feeling… On second thought, […]

DIY Rustic Farmhouse Table Makeover

A year ago I asked my Dad if he would help me build a farmhouse table You know the one – Ana White’s famous plans! Despite the fact my dad refused to let me use old wood (he is totally against working with worn wood!) it turned out beautifully! Initially I had stained it with a […]

diy Curtain Clip Rings / Sheets for Curtains

When I was finished painting my living room and dining room I came to a budget halt. I wanted curtains for all three windows in the room, but six curtain panels was going to be tough on the wallet. Not to mention I needed long curtains and wanted curtain clips and rings to hold them. […]

Fireplace / Mantel Makeover

TGIF everyone! Despite recently showing our living room progress just a few short days ago – I’ve already made a big change! Typical me. However, this has been something that has been on my mind for a couple of months now… the second it entered my mind I couldn’t stop picturing it! I wanted to […]