Living in a narrow town house, you can imagine how small our entrance is. It can get messy, really fast with a one year old who makes it difficult every time we leave the house. With the Holidays around the corner, I wanted to change things and add some color by using this combo; turquoise (mint) and red.
It’s this time of the year again: wrapping Christmas gifts, I will be doing all my family’s gift wrapping this year but I dislike this task. You know, all those Christmas gift displays you see in magazines or in the stores, well my gifts never look like that. Every year this task becomes an adventure I try to avoid for the Holidays but I can’t. So, this Christmas I decided to
When Christmas is just around the corner, we start using our crafty skills, we take out our hot glue gun, our miter saw, our tapes, paint brushes and of course our Christmas ornaments. This year, like any other year, I used Christmas time as an excuse to decorate every room of our house with easy DIY Christmas ornaments and
Red is my hubby’s and I favorite color and our one year old boy seems to gravitate to all red things as well (i.e. ELMO). So, this month I might have gone a bit crazy with this color in our eat-in-kitchen by painting some accessories instead of buying.
It all started by the need to add a touch of color to our new eat-in-kitchen and
We are back home!
We came back to our house last Friday afternoon, after three, almost four weeks of kitchen renovation. So, my old habits came back too, looking to decorate with inexpensive accessories and attempt simple and small DIY projects around the house.
In this post, I will show you 2 small DIY projects I did last
Time’s up, summer is over, fall is officially here, is time to layer up!
So, earlier this week, we started looking for some warm boots for my son.
There are so many choices for little girls out there, the boots and shoes are so adorable. Don’t get me wrong, the choice for boys is nice too, but as a new mom of a little boy, I am always on the lookout for cool and different
In our small narrow townhouse we don’t have a formal dining room, we have an eat-in-kitchen.
I can’t complain, it is very bright, spacious and opens up to our back yard as well.
We have a simple brown dining table with simple brown chairs from IKEA. The walls are white and plain with no wall paper or artwork. Maybe later, I
After reading and looking at the beautiful pictures on “DOMESTIC SUPERHERO”’s blog : DIY Dresser Refinishing! , I was inspired to reclaim my old brown IKEA LEKSVIK desk into a pretty white desk that sits now in my bedroom as a double-duty desk/night-stand.
On her post, DOMESTIC SUPERHERO provides us with all the details and step-by-step that I followed of how to reclaim a beautiful piece of furniture
This is a small DIY project that I did this weekend:
A mini-canvas-textile gallery for my son’s play room:
My inspiration came from a TV segment that aired on Cityline last Thursday, August 16, the “Ikea textile event in New York city”.
When Samantha Pynn (love her show Summer Home) pronounced these