Fashion Friday – Remi Swing Dress

Remi Swing Dress

Putting outfits together Sometimes I feel like I need someone else to put together outfits for me.  I am more willing to try something if a friend (or someone more stylish than me) tells me it will look good than just picking things out myself.  My SIL Katie is so great at putting together outfits, and…

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Ribbon Tassel Keychain


For The Person Who Loses Everything As a busy and easily distracted person I often find myself searching my purse for my keys, phone, sunglasses, or planner.  Pretty much, I spend a lot of time searching for things every day.  I used to have a big leather keychain on my car keys and I loved…

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15 Ideas For Decorating With Hunter Green


Hunter Green Is The New Black Hunter green is back in home decor in a big way. I have seen it creeping its way into both modern and traditional interiors, it has come a long way from the hunting lodge and country club look of the 90s.  My favorite way to use hunter green in home…

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Halloween Decor Inside and Out

Halloween Decor

I think fall and Halloween decorations are so fun, and maybe because the bar is set pretty low.  There are some simple crafts and things, but its not as expected and over the top like it is for other holidays (Christmas, I am looking at you) and I can pick up some dollar store items…

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Pass The Dish – Coconut Cream Pie


Its holiday time, and in Canada we are oh so lucky to have an early Thanksgiving in October.  Our family has some citizens of both the US and Canada, so we sometimes get to celebrate both events.  So many good meals. My favorite contribution to any meal is the desert, and what better to share…

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Fall Home Tour 2016 – CBN


My Fall Home Tour Its fall again!  As much as I love summer, fall will always be one of my favorites for home decor.  I am not sure if it is because there is not pressure, or because there isn’t a set theme or color scheme to work with that other holidays come with.  Either…

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DIY Giant Clock – an upcycle challenge


You guys.  Sometimes I have projects that take forever and I can’t seem to create the perfection that I have in my head.  Or, I make the project and don’t really know what to do with it. NOT THIS TIME!  Sorry, if you think that was yelling.  It was actually me jumping for joy and…

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Family Netflix Snack #streamteam


Happy September.  I am thrilled for school to be back in session.  As much as I love being spontaneous, the regular routine is very good for my kids.   As busy as we are, the family Netflix Night is becoming more of a treat.  They have added so many new shows, and more are being added…

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DIY Wedding Table Number


To make this DIY Table number you will need: Cricut Explore Chipboard or thick cardstock Skewers Marble design to print on cardstock (I used my new Canon printer, but you could send to the print shop too) Plant or other base for the skewers Directions:  Find a pattern of marble that you like.  There are…

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Fall Decor With Faux Florals #12monthsofdiy


Fall Decor with faux florals The weather is getting chilly, which always gets me excited to bundle up, bring out the scarfs and jackets to wear and start decorating my home for fall. I am hosting thanksgiving dinner at my home and wanted to make some fun things to change up the table setting.  Canadian…

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MA+DS Modern Home Tour Calgary

MA+DS Modern Home Tour

Do you love driving by and looking at homes?  I think my love of design started with our family drives looking at different homes styles just for fun. From the quaint cottage looking homes, to the modern steel and cedar planked infills, I loved them all. There is something about seeing the way other people live…

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50+ Glass Shower Door Inspiration and Ideas

rustic eclectic bathroom

Shower Door Inspiration Recently I have been trying to help my mom with making decisions for her bathroom renovation. I say trying because when you are hauling 4 kids with you the showroom visits are VERY short.  We end up taking turns going in to look while the other person sits in the car with…

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