Hello friends! This week, we are rounding third base on our cottage build. This means our hardwood floors are being laid, and our navy and white kitchen is being installed. With any luck, we’ll be able to move furniture in over the holidays. So exciting. This is the point in a home build where you FINALLY get to see all… Read More
Hello friends! I haven’t been around much since summer. That’s because things have been kinda loopy with our out-of-town cottage build, along with the whole business of raising 3 kids. (BTW, neither of these is for the faint of heart, lol.) But we’re finally in the finishing stage of the cottage. Things are starting to feel real, and we can’t wait… Read More
Hello friends! Lately, I’ve been pouring over kitchen inspiration for the summer home we are building. I’m excited the details are finally coming together. I decided on doing two toned kitchen cabinets once again. (You can see my post on our current home’s recent kitchen renovation here.) If you are wondering what in the heck ‘two toned kitchen cabinets’ are,… Read More
Guys, guess what? It’s Spring! OK, OK. Cue the laughing machines. Because if you live anywhere like me, it doesn’t look anything remotely like Spring outside. But, I have faith that the remaining snow will melt soon. In the meantime, I’ve joined up with my favourite Canadian home bloggers once again to bring you the Canadian Bloggers Spring Home Tour…. Read More
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
Funny how that happens, isn’t it? It creeps up on you. You don’t really notice it until, one morning, when you reach for a ziploc bag while making school lunch, you’re greeted by an avalanche of Born-Free baby bottles, tupperware lids, and more plastic divided plates than a hospital cafeteria. For awhile, you manage to stuff it all back in and shut the doors, hoping the kitchen organizer fairy will visit some night. But she doesn’t come (booo), and pretty soon, even the idea of unloading the dishwasher or unpacking the groceries is exhausting!….Here are 5 easy tips to reclaim more kitchen storage from the space you have.