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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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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Book Review: The Goodbye Year

The Goodbye Year

Relationships change when kids enter into the equation.  Not only do we have a baby to take of, our lives mostly revolve around them.  I never thought it would be possible, but I can totally see how weird it will be once my kids are all out of the house. Thank goodness they leave in…

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DIY Wedding Sign #MyCricutStory


Weddings can be SO expensive, but they are also a great opportunity to flex some DIY and craft muscles. I wish someone would let me decorate and craft for their wedding. Ooooh the possibilities.  To celebrate all things wedding, Cricut is having a wedding party and sharing a ton of ideas for projects to customize…

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Book Review: The Littlest Bigfoot

LIttlest Bigfoot

About The Littlest Bigfoot: There are some authors whose books you have loved, and will take a risk with them, just because you trust them that much.  This is how I feel about Jennifer Weiner.  Good In Bed and In Her Shoes were both books that I could relate to and laughed my head off…

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What To Look For In Glass Shower Doors

Shower Glass Options

Glass shower doors are probably not something you spend a lot of time looking at or thinking about.  However, when it comes to looking at options for your own home renovation or building a new home there are a few things you might want to consider. Some glass shower doors have options that require changes…

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Boho Baby Boy Items From Baby Cubby

Boho baby boy 1

Who says shopping for baby boys isn’t exciting? Well, usually me.  As a mom to 4 boys I can tell you I mourn the ability to shop for all things pink, floral, and girly.  I have to admit that the clothes, accessories, and decor has improved durastiaclly in the last few years.  I wanted to…

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Weekend Reading – Life & Inspiration

Label Land

The last week of the summer is here.  The long weekend is here, and it is supposed to be rainy.  This week my baby turned one. It doesn’t seem like he is that old, and by the time my 4th kid has his first birthday I realize its not that big of a deal. However, his…

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