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vintage-inspired red striped ribbon
I love everything about September! Sunny days, cool night, crisp apples, and the hints of change in the air. September always feels like a new year and a fresh start to me. It is probably leftover feelings from my days in university and when I was teaching, but none the less, it feels like...

log farm Ottawa, Canada
I love history. There are certain historical periods that have always resonated with me and that is probably why I love everything old. I am forever thinking of the stories a piece or place could tell if only they could! Yesterday I had the chance to visit an amazing log farm established in the...

vintage coffee pots with evergreens
There is something so lovely about bringing the outdoors in. Fresh flowers and greenery provide a sense of being out in nature even when we can’t be. They give us a feeling of calm and fill our hearts and eyes with natural beauty that does the soul good. Bringing natural elements into your space...

If you love neutral decor as much as I do, the odds are that you have a piece of Ironstone slipped into your space somewhere. There is something so pretty about the crisp white pieces that make a space instantly feel breezy and lighter just by having them around. They are classic and timeless...

It feels like summer is flying by way too fast. It always feels like that but this year seems exceptionally fast. Summer started late because of lockdown and now I think there is a fear hanging in the air of a long, locked-down winter ahead. That, ever more than other years, is making us...