Birthday Ideas: Fun ‘Art Theme’ Party for Girls

If you’re looking for birthday ideas for your tween or teen, this post might be for you! Last year, I shared Miss G’s Broadway/Hollywood themed birthday party, along with the super fun diy photo booth we created for it.  This year, G came up with another cool birthday idea: an art theme party. Um, hello? The words art AND birthday party in the… Read More

‘Canadian Bloggers Home Tour’: Our House!

Hello my pretties!  Today is a fun day around here!  It’s ‘Day 2’ of the Canadian Bloggers Home Tours, and that means you’re invited to our home for a little tour. If you’ve been around awhile, thanks for coming back today, and I promise you that I have some new things for you to see.  If you’re new here, welcome to A… Read More

Canadian Bloggers Home Tour: Next Week!

There’s been more than a few crickets chirping away here for the past while as I’ve been spending less time here and more time with three kids enjoying summer.  But next week, I’ll be coming out of my summer hiding for an exciting tour of Canadian design/decor bloggers homes. If you love the chance to peek inside others’  homes (in… Read More

Beach-Inspired Summer Mantel

By now, you know I love decorating my fireplace mantel for different seasons and holidays.  This year’s been a little different: it actually hasn’t changed all that much!  I’m not gonna lie: I’ve enjoyed the ease and simplicity of keeping things the same for awhile.  But we brought home some pretty beach rocks recently, so I created a beach-y summer… Read More

Travel-Inspired Boys Bedroom (Shared Bedroom / Twins)

Today I’m finally giving you a glimpse at how the twins ‘big boy bedroom’ turned out.  No, I haven’t fallen in a deep dark hole or been abducted by aliens. (Although you might see an alien or two in the post – just sayin’.) But it’s been forever since I’ve been on a regular blogging schedule. Let’s just say there’s… Read More

Nightstand Makeover: Behr Marquee Soft Shoe

Our basement guest bedroom needs a little makeover. (Gosh, I love when that happens!)  In addition to making-over the boys’ bedroom (I’ll post on that room tomorrow), I’ve been thinking about how to create a pretty and soothing bedroom for guests. I’ve collected inspiration photos of rooms with blues and corals for awhile now, and the guest room makeover is giving… Read More