DIY Selfie Vase

Creativity is messy. Which is precisely why our home is always turned upside down.  Or at least, that’s my story and I’m sticking to it. With designing and building being our whole family’s passion, you can guarantee creative messes are scattered throughout each and every room in our home. However, in our daughter’s newly renovated…

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DIY Watercolour Pillows

These colourful, stylish pillows are so fun and easy to make! Using tools you can find lying around your home, and a little creativity you can have beautiful watercolour inspired pillows in just minutes. The children will love helping to create the design and the best part is, no drawing or colouring talent required! Supplies:…

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Gather Round

Where the best seat at the table is really any seat next to each other. Imagine for a moment having grown up in a household of eight. Hectic, right? Yet as busy as my parents were tending to our family farm, they always maintained that we all enjoy mealtime together. Whether that meant eating at…

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Easy DIY Checkerboard

As a child my siblings and I spent hours playing board games, traditional checkers was one of our favourites! Can you believe my children learned to play on the very same checkerboard I did?!  A handmade wooden checkerboard will last for years, and they are so easy to make!  Checkers is the perfect game for…

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Brazilian Lemonade

First of all, let’s start by avoiding confusion, because there are no actual lemons in true Brazilian lemonade – there are limes. For whatever reason, us Brazilians have it inverted, and the green stuff is what we call lemons. Now that we have that out of the way, let me show you what this delicious…

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DIY Large Print for under $10

When we made over our master bedroom, I knew that I wanted the room to make a statement, and yet be a place of calm, where we could retreat away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life with twin toddlers. The artwork in the room needs to play a big part in this also,…

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DIY Shower Caddy Wall Garden

This simple wall garden is living art that adds a welcoming and organic element to the exterior of my she shed. If you’re obsessed with plants like me, it’s always fun to find creative new ways to display and grow them. For this project you can choose any style of shower caddy, and the flowers…

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Honeyed Chamomile Whisky Sippers

Over the past year, health has become a big focus of mine. I’ve nixed a lot of foods (auf Wiedersehen, gluten, dairy, and soy) and I’ve limited my sugar intake drastically. But just because my diet’s changed, doesn’t mean I have. I still enjoy chips and indulge in libations – I just opt for kettle…

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