DIY Brushstroke Art

In every home we have ever lived in, our daughter has had lush greenery growing on her walls. Or, umm, should I say PAINTED on her walls. When we found out we were expecting a little girl, our current nursery was a neutral, unisex yellow from our first born. My husband had painstakingly painted it…

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DIY Hanging Pendant Light

This adorable pendant light fixture takes no time at all to make and adds a fun, summery flair to any outdoor or indoor space.  I love that it’s functional, whimsical, and very affordable to create.  Makers can add flowers, birds, plastic food, or any other details that reveal their personality and style with this project….

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DIY Self Watering Herb Garden

As Summer is now officially here, there’s nothing I love more than the smell of fresh herbs in the kitchen, but I’d be lying if I said I have an easy time keeping them alive! Hello, my middle name is Black Thumb! This year I decided to try something new and use the herb garden…

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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 watercolour 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!…

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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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