Tile floor complete! – final reveal of the front entry

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Oh my goodness… I’m so happy to report, my front entry tile is now complete!! This was just last night while the grout was going on. THE GROUT! I’ve waited forever for this moment. The dog clung to me pretty tight as a thunderstorm was breaking through the sky. And yup, she stayed put just […]

Neighbourhood walk pics

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There are soooo many wonderful inspiring pics on the net. However, I felt it was high time to pay homage to my own quaint little neighbourhood. I like to go for dyke walks along the riverbank with my dog in the AM, so here’s what I came across today during my morning jaunt. Isn’t this […]

Rustic garden shed 4 – the reveal!

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    If you’ve always desired a rustic garden shed, this is the post for you. This little garden shed started off as a greenhouse that had seen much better days. Today, it’s a little rustic gem that takes centre stage in the backyard.  This project is PERFECT for non builders as the entire structure […]

Tile install tip (from a rookie!)

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Well, hello there little kitty cat! Have you come for my tile tutorial? Have a seat and let’s get started then! I’m currently tiling an entryway. I’ll be doing a before and after when the floor is complete so I actually have something interesting to show you. However, I thought perhaps I could share this […]

FUNNY must read blog entries

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I’ve been busy. I’m working on my character building. The holdup? Hornet’s nest. DANG! Got me a sprayer thing ready to zap that little evil fun house but I’m afraid. VERY afraid. The internet says to go out at night, with no skin exposed, flashlight, zap and RUN FOR YOUR LIFE. Yeah… on my top […]

Ladders! And their many uses

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What is it about ladders that I adore so much? I think it’s their simplistic natural lines. There aren’t many flourishes on ladders as a general rule. And how easy is it to transform the wooden variety to any finish you wish? A decorator’s dream! Funky Junk Interiors This little stepladder I found at a […]

Summer hiatus time – let’s go camping!

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I’m here to fess up on why I haven’t been creating. I’ve been busy creating some downtime instead! There’s a campsite 5 min down the road from us that we’ve never taken the time to truly discover. Normally we camp about 45 min away. So this was something new. But I was so desperate to […]