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Painted scrapbooking sign with scrolled script words

Yayyy!! Today I’m leaving on a jet plane for Crop and Create Markham! I’m actually probably already there by the time you’re reading this, it was a really early flight. This trip is part business and a whole lot of pleasure. This girlfriends trip was a gift from Mr. Fynes for my 30th birthday back […]

How to build a Monitor riser and charging station- easy DIY project

My office makeover is finally coming together. I’m just putting the finishing touches on a few things, I can’t wait to share what I’ve been working on! Today I’m giving you a little sneak peek of what has been going on in office town, and share how to make your very own monitor riser and charging station […]

Home office colors mint, coral, navy, and grey

Home Office Makeover Ideas

February 21st, 2015 | Home Decor

Since the beginning of the new year I’ve been planning on a little home office spiff up. Nothing major, just a new splash of color, a little more light, a space that I’m eager to work in, and don’t cringe at the complete mess and lack of organization each time I sit down to do […]

20 ways to turn store bought pancake mix into the perfect pancake

Happy Pancake Tuesday, I’ll take any excuse I can get to eat pancakes around the clock! I have a confession.  Don’t tell my family, but I rarely make pancakes from scratch. I used to all the time, but then I started trying to cut back (I have no off switch when it comes to those delicious maple […]

Fun and free Movie themed Baby Shower Game

There is no denying I love a great party game. Last year I shared a Bridal Shower Game I created, and I just had to make a Fun Baby Shower Game version too! How to prepare for this baby shower game First you will need to print the Baby Shower Game Cards. There are 3 cards per sheet, you’ll […]

Voice of Color 2015 color of the year Blue Paisley

2015 Color of the Year

February 10th, 2015 | Home Decor

A new year always brings thoughts of making spaces fresh, cleaning, organizing, painting and updating. I have big home plans for the year ahead that I can’t wait to share with you. When updating our home, I’m always curious about emerging trends and ways to keep our style on par. I wanted to take a minute […]

Fun Mini Gallery wall all you need is one board cut at the Home Depot

I’m so lucky I was asked to be a part of Kristen Duke’s Decorating with Family Pictures series. I love a good series or hop to give me the kick to get going on some back logged ideas. My daughters bedroom needs to have a few updates. It really needs painting and a new decor theme, but it […]

Farm house Mudroom makover- you HAVE to see the before

Oh my goodness, it’s February! How did the last month slip by? Wait, how did the last 3 months slip by? It was back in November when I shared this paint inspiration on Facebook and Instagram and haven’t had a chance to reveal this awesome mudroom makeover! My mom lives in an old farm house. The large Mudroom […]

Adventure Globe Sign made with Styrofoam

Since the holidays I’ve been on a sign making binge. I keep telling myself I’m preparing for my office makeover, but  seriously its all I can think about. I think it might be too much Instagram seeing all those inspiring ideas. However, I realize not everyone is equipped with tools, or maybe you’re just too […]

Sweet Love Hot Air Balloon

Love is in the air, can you feel it? I’d be lying if I didn’t say I mostly feel the -20 degrees and the snow blowing in my face first, but as February quickly approaches the little red cinnamon hearts will call my name and I’ll be set for Valentines Day! Today the May Arts […]

I Chews you Valentine and other funny V-day Cards

For Christmas this year Santa brought me an  FUJIFILM INSTAX® Share Wireless Smartphone printer. I’ve been having so much fun snapping pictures and printing them in an instant. #addicted These credit card size photos have been so amusing in our house, we actually call them the magic photos because my kids love watching the photo pop […]

Hazel and Ruby project

A Little Bit of News

January 20th, 2015 | Recipes

Oh my goodness we’re 20 days into the month! I can’t believe how January is flying by… and I’ve only posted twice. Maybe you’re thinking what is the girl up to, she’s fallen off the radar! Not quite… but almost. I’ve been working really hard on a few secret projects (then add school commitments and dieting […]

Free Vintage Truck Silhouette Cut File

Leading up to the holidays I was a busy worker bee in the craft room.  Not only was I trying to bring you some fun Christmas ideas, but also whipping together some great handmade gifts for my loved ones. If you’re following me on Facebook or Instagram you may remember this post… Doesn’t look like much […]

How to build a easy DIY Jewlry Organizer

DIY Jewelry Organizer

January 8th, 2015 | woodworking

The Fynes house is slowly getting back into the swing of things, organizing like most is on top of our list for this month. To be honest is a bit of a daunting job. I think every room has one  area that needs major attention. I decided not to overwhelm myself and start small. The bathroom has […]

2014 Home Favourites

The Best of 2014

January 2nd, 2015 | Review

Ahhh, a new year, Welcome 2015! FRESH, wipe the slate clean, get rid of the clutter, loose the weight that set up shop on my waistline over the holidays, prepare for new beginnings, and celebrate 2014 success. This past year was a biggie for me, I couldn’t be happier to report that I met and exceeded […]

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