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DIY Terrarium: How-To!

Tweet If you follow me on Instagram, you’re sure to have witnessed my vast collection of succulents and cacti. I get the majority of my plants and planters from Fractaline Terrariums and have recently found my plants to be thriving, and therefore needing to be transplanted into bigger homes. That,…
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Painting the Front Door – DIY

Tweet Finally, after wanting to paint our front door for ages, we did it! I could not be happier with the results, and I smile every time I drive up to the house now thanks to that beautiful turquoise door. Painting your front door shouldn’t be a choice you make…
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DIY Fire Pit for the Best Summer Ever!

Tweet Here in Ontario, we just wrapped up our long weekend. Our May 2-4 weekend is notoriously cold and rainy, but this year, the sun was shining, the sweat was dripping, and it was all around pretty perfect weather-wise. Because it was the first beautiful long weekend we’ve had in…
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14 Holiday Nail Art Looks!

Tweet My Christmas tree arrived yesterday, which is a sure sign that the holiday season has arrived. This is the first year B and I will be setting up and decorating a full-sized Christmas tree – and since it’s our first year living together, I suppose that makes sense! The…
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Tips For Saving Money

Tweet To say that saving money has never come easy to me since I took over my own bank accounts and financial responsibilities would be a significant understatement. It started approximately two years ago, when I was at a job I loathed, that had me in a constant state of…
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Crock Pot Cocktails Perfect for Fall!

Tweet I’m throwing a Halloween party this year so I’ve been on the hunt for some easy, but awesome cocktail recipes to serve to my guests. That’s when I stumbled upon slow cooker cocktails recipes, which is apparently a thing. I’m sharing my favourites with you today! Click on the…
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DIY: Handcrafted Soy Candles

Tweet I was on a journey to find the perfectly scented candle without paying a fortune in shipping costs when an idea hit me: Why don`t I just make my own?  I figured it couldn’t be THAT difficult, and because I’ve been looking for a crafting hobby to keep me…
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Giani Granite: DIY Kitchen Transformation

Tweet I first heard about Giani Granite when hunting for an inexpensive alternative to replacing my counter tops. For reference, this is what my counter tops looked like prior to Giani Granite: I know. So the previous homeowners didn’t like to use a cutting board, apparently. Needless to say, after…
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DIY: Watercolor Vases

Tweet Since moving into my boyfriend’s place, I’ve been gradually adding decor to make it feel less like a bachelor pad and more like a ‘home’. This has included an update in paint, a new dining table, a new couch, new curtains, wall art, and a fireplace, to name a…
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DIY Indoor Succulent Garden in 5 Easy Steps

Tweet If you’re anything like me, you likely spend a lot of time fantasizing over all of the potential your indoor or outdoor space has to offer, and don’t spend a whole lot of time actually bringing those plans to fruition. Maybe it’s because you’re too busy, or saving for…
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