One chilly morning before school (my school, as in, as well as being a teacher, I’m doing grad work) my friend and I walked down for a cup of coffee and happened across a new little boutique filled with chic little doodads. I totally fell in love with these mercury glass votives that were covered […]
As I blogged about earlier this week, I decided to make myself a little Halloween Tree with the great branch that I found on my Sunday afternoon walk. I had fun finding some different paper ornament ideas on Pinterest, and I will link to them all here. The quilled pumpkins were super easy, I would […]
We’ve been having some super intense weather, here on the wild wet (west) coast. Yesterday, there was a slight break in the afternoon, and I seized the opportunity to take the kids away from their wii and out into the great outdoors. I’m so blessed to live in a great place in the world, and […]
Here’s a quick and easy way to snazz-up a birthday cake. I’d seen a ton of these buntings all over pinterest, etc, and thought I’d give it a go myself. I love the idea behind it, as you can adapt it to ANY colour scheme, theme, or occasion! My friend, Tammy, got inspired when she […]
I love garage sale finds, and today I got a bunch of fall decor items that I turned into two center pieces. I just had to share them here! Pretty good for a twoonie!
There’s been a fall-flu hitting my crafty lady circle: it’s called Mantel-itis. And when my friend Krista posted her “symptoms” over at the Happy Housie, I knew that it would only be a matter of time that I came down with it too! This mantel project actually started with another pinspiration (I think I should […]
I have this sweet owl bunting that I picked up a few years ago from Extra Foods that I love to hang around Labour Day. It’s made from tweed and felt and spells out “Autumn”. I thought it would be the perfect starting point for some fall decor in my entry way. Last years, I […]