Sharpie Decorated Pumpkins

I remember carving pumpkins to be so much fun when I was a kid. So. last year we picked up a pumpkin carving kit, and took Sienna to pick out the pumpkin she wanted. I was so excited to share this experience with her and create some new memories. I got everything setup, cut out […]

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Kid’s Halloween Party

‘Tis the season… for dressing up in costumes and eating copious amounts of treats! We’re finding any occasion to put on our costumes and have some fun until Halloween rolls around. I mean, why only wear it for one day? So, today we had a little pre-Halloween party with some friends involving snacks, colouring, and pumpkin […]

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Halloween Mantel

I’m sure I’m not alone when I say my kids love Halloween. They picked up their costumes in early September, and have been asking if it’s time to go trick-or-treating ever since. We usually host a Halloween party for them and their friends, so we decided to get the decorations up and get into the Halloween […]

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DIY Copper Dipped Vases

It feels so good to finally start getting the wedding posts up, and to share all the details with you. I promise to update any of my DIY posts with any pics from the big day as soon as I get them. For the wedding I wanted a simple decor, but not too rustic. So […]

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We Ate, Drank, and Got Married

Hope everyone had an amazing end to their summer, and are enjoying wearing fall layers as much as I am. I’ve been a little MIA in the past few weeks. I didn’t have much time to go online leading up to the wedding, and we were in Montreal for 2 weeks after. But we’re back now and […]

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Snack Time

Recently we’ve started to eat a mainly plant-based diet, in addition to eating organic and gluten-free. I’m this sounds great on paper, but the reality of it is that it’s not always easy to know what to make for dinner. Snacking is just as difficult, as most prepackaged snacks are loaded with refined sugars and preservatives. I […]

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We’ve Got News…

Francis and I have something to share… It’s something not many people know about us, but it’s not really a secret. We were never legally married. Yes, we call each other husband and wife, and we exchanged rings, but we never made it legal. Well that’s about to change. About 5 years ago we started discussing […]

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Backyard Makeover

I’m hoping everyone’s been enjoying their Summer. We’ve finally been hit with some hot weather so I’ve been trying to spend as much time outside as we can. If you’ve been following me on Snapchat, you know we’ve working on the yard since Spring. And I think we’re almost there. The only thing left is to […]

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Vintage Plant Pot DIY

The backyard reno is slowly coming together. Slowly. The grass we picked is currently on back-order, so a few projects are waiting for that to be installed. The Fence is done and just waiting on the right weather to paint, and the deck is waiting on the grass before installing the flashing. So, for now […]

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Happy Mother’s Day – DIY Photoshoot

I hope everyone’s having a wonderful Mother’s Day. In previous years Mother’s Day was a reason for me to get to sleep in, not do the dishes, and be pampered. This year, for some reason, I saw it differently. I didn’t mind being woken up early, and was actually looking forward to those little faces […]

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