going for a walk
If you love being outdoors and at the lake as much as I do, sometimes being in the city for extended periods can be hard. You long to be outside, amongst nature. Listening to the water and the birds and the wind rustling the leaves. There is something so grounding and calming about being...

old books stacked in a painted bookshelf
In this day and age, so many pieces of furniture have holes for electronic cords. These holes can completely ruin a piece of furniture but there is an easy solution to fix them. The Bookcase I have been wanting a small bookcase for the reading corner of my master bedroom (see the creation of...

REuse Centre near Lanark Ontario
This Summer is different. Different than any Summer any of us has ever experienced. We can’t do what we usually do, go where we usually go and visit with those we normally hang out with. Life definitely looks different this Summer. Have you been missing anything that you usually do during the Summer but...

Lavender plants
I absolutely adore Lavender! I am one of those people that could have everything Lavender scented and never grow tired of it. There is something intoxicating about the smell that just makes me so happy. Something I have always wanted to do, considering my love of Lavender, is to visit a Lavender farm. We...

adding monograms to a pillow cover
I have always loved vintage European grain sacks. Each one has a distinct history, gorgeous colours, and stunning texture. I have never seen one that I didn’t love! These beautiful handwoven sacks were used for over a hundred years to haul grains. The unique stripes and monograms allowed owners to keep track of their...