Five Bathroom Renovation Tips: Read This Before You Renovate

Five Bathroom Renovation Tips: Read This Before You Renovate

As you may or may not know, I work as a designer at a full service kitchen and bathroom renovation company. Since I have worked on a lot of bathroom renovations over the years, I thought I'd put together a list of five tips to consider before you renovate your bathroom. So whether you're doing [...]

My Five Favourite Canadian Baby Clothing Brands

My Five Favourite Canadian Baby Clothing Brands

I decided to post something a little different today. Not because I'm pregnant ( because I'm not ), but because I spent the last week and a half doing baby gift shopping for friends and family members who have either had babies recently or are due soon. Rather than just looking at the usual H&M, [...]

The Best of IKEA: Storage Solutions for an Organized Home

The Best of IKEA: Storage Solutions for an Organized Home

Whether you’re in a house with room to spare or are desperately seeking storage in a smaller apartment – keep an eye out for these pieces when you’re at IKEA! I’ll admit - I’m a bit of a neat freak. I’ve always believed in the whole “a place for everything and everything in its place” [...]

Our DIY Board and Batten Grid Wall

Our DIY Board and Batten Grid Wall

Instead of working on a blog post last weekend, I decided to tackle a home project that we've been meaning to do for weeks. Ever since moving into this house, I've hated the 19 foot long boring wall across from our kitchen. Because our house is tall and narrow, our main floor layout is a [...]

Outdoor Lounge Area : The Look For Less – Two Ways

Outdoor Lounge Area : The Look For Less – Two Ways

If you read my Modern Minimal Beach House Favourites post, you may have been anticipating the outdoor furniture look for less I said I would do. I decided to put together TWO different outdoor lounge area looks for less AND include a third small space / more budget friendly option for each as well. The [...]

Summer Style Essentials: The Little White Dress & Neutral Sandals

Summer Style Essentials: The Little White Dress & Neutral Sandals

Now that the warm weather looks like it's here to stay, I'm officially switching into summer mode. I'm ready to say goodbye to quarantine sweatsuits and hello to one of my all time favourite summer style essentials: the LWD. The little white dress has been a staple in my summer wardrobe for as long as [...]

The Upside of Quarantine : Five Positive Things That Happened During Self-Isolation

After eight weeks of quarantine/self-isolation, my work-from-home time is coming to an end. Though I'm not sure how my company plans to go about the reopening yet, I'll be heading into the office tomorrow for a team meeting to discuss how we're moving forward. Now, even though the COVID-19 situation impacted a lot of our [...]

Modern Minimal Beach House | Outdoor Lounge & Dining Favourites

Modern Minimal Beach House | Outdoor Lounge & Dining Favourites

It might be because our beach vacation was cancelled and with that, my tan was too... It might be because we got snow in May this year... but lately I've been feeling like summer is never going to get here. I've been living vicariously through outdoor furniture photos and dreaming about the day that we [...]