Entryway Shoe Cabinet

I had quite a busy weekend considering I was planning on doing nothing! Hope you all enjoyed your weekend.I finished the patch and painting of the holes from the old coat hooks. Of course the paint I bought didn't quite match so I had to paint the whole wall instead of just the patch. I… Continue reading Entryway Shoe Cabinet

Making Dead Space Functional

After I finished the dining room makeover, I kind of took a little break from house decorating. But in the last few weeks I've been getting the itch. Maybe it's the approaching cold weather that will have me hibernating for the next six months, but I've got to get decorating again.One of the spaces I've… Continue reading Making Dead Space Functional

Diet & Exercise Update

So I am about a week and a half into my nutrition and exercise program and things are going great but it is a ton of work, especially for someone who's not used to cooking. First I had to go out and buy a bunch of veggies, some organic baking ingredients, and lean proteins like… Continue reading Diet & Exercise Update

Fitness & Weight Loss Journey

Happy Thanksgiving everyone! I hope you are all enjoying your long weekend and turkey dinners! On this weekend of feasts I have decided to start a weight loss program, tomorrow! I must say I am totally nervous as I don't do so well with workout and nutrition programs. I start and fail, start and fail.… Continue reading Fitness & Weight Loss Journey

Personal & Business Update

Well, first off, I should probably stick to my day job as I'm definitely not a very good blogger! It's been ages since I last posted, sorry guys. This year has been a struggle for me. As you may know, I was off on a medical leave for 17 weeks. This is how long it… Continue reading Personal & Business Update

Thrift Store Lamp Makeover

If you remember a few of weeks ago when I went to Salvation Army to buy something to make a top for my side table, I also bought a pair of old brass lamps. Yes, they are ugly but nothing a little paint can't fix, right?! I struggled with choosing a colour. I was thinking… Continue reading Thrift Store Lamp Makeover

DIY Cotton Cord Basket

While I was working on putting together the dining room I also made a little DIY Basket. I have no idea what I'm going to use it for or where, I do know that it was never going to be used as this blue bucket.My kids had won a gift basket full of water toys… Continue reading DIY Cotton Cord Basket