Twice as Nice | A Chest Turned Barcart

TWICE AS NICE A chest-turned-bar cart that will have you shouting sip sip hooray!   A festive cocktail (or two) is a sure way to make spirits brighter over the holidays, but finding space for a seasonal bar is no easy feat. This easy furniture hack puts the beauty in the double-duty with the help…

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DIY Gifts from the Pantry

Christmas is the time of giving, there’s no doubt about that! Though as much as giving gifts is a pleasure like no other, it can also be a stressful to try to find the perfect gift for everyone on your list! That’s why I like to start thinking about Christmas gifts early enough not to…

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The Way to Our Hearts Is Through The Kitchen

Here’s a little secret: if I follow my heart it always leads me to the fridge! Quite frankly, the kitchen is the true heart of our home and where so many memorable moments have happened: my daughter’s first cooking lesson; the art of perfecting scrambled eggs; romantic dish-cleaning dates with my husband (when you’re a…

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Roasted Balsamic Cranberry Crostini

A TOASTY TREAT A sweet & savoury snack    The best part of any holiday gathering is the abundance of festive bites! This sweet and savoury crostini comes together in under 30 minutes and is the perfect snack to enjoy with – or without – guests. INGREDIENTS 2 tbsp melted butter 2 tbsp olive oil…

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Hello Sunshine Living Room Makeover WINNER!

THE GREATEST GIFT OF ALL Creating a space for quality family time For a lot of people the living room is the heart of the home. It’s the communal space where each family member has a spot on the sofa, where books lay open and dog eared, where board games are spread, and where memories…

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Making This Holy Home a Family Haven

My husband and I run at the speed of light most days. Life in the city is fast paced, and we love to work hard and play hard. When we thought about our dream home, we knew we wanted a place to escape, to be creative, wild and free, and a space to let our…

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A Very Merry Mantel

It’s the best time of the year to display what you love Before we moved into our home three and a half years ago, I’d never had a mantel before. I’m definitely no expert, but I’ve had so much fun playing with it each season and have come up with some simple tips to keep…

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Room for Family Frolicking and Festive Fetes

Like most homes, the living room is the hub of our house. It’s always full of family, friends, and probably kids’ toys or creations. When we bought our fixer upper three years ago, we were so excited to trade up from an apartment to a home where we could host – and this space gets…

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