Event Decor

Can you believe these Wedding bouquets are made from Costco flowers- less than $80 for 21 flower arrangements!

Last weekend my niece got married at our cottage on the lake. It was a wonderful day; perfect weather, yummy food, good friends, and most importantly a beautiful bride. I can’t take much credit when it came to the beautiful part but I did play a little DIY magic, making some handmade wedding bouquets with […]

Merryr Mag Summer Edition, filled with so many fabulous summer ideas

Today I’m so excited to share that Merry Mag Summer edition has hit the shelves… ok the www waves, but it is one you won’t want to miss! This trendy online magazine has every page filled with so much summer inspiration you have to go see for yourself! READ MERRY MAG HERE Ice Cream Sundae Shoppe Party Come on in […]

When my daughters birthday was getting near I made the mistake of introducing her to Pinterest. I know crazy idea right, what almost 5 year old needs to know how to use Pinterest? The 5 year old who talks incessantly about her birthday party and has a mom that needs to get some work done without […]

Delicious Pink Lemonade- super sweet lemonade stand ideas

This post is part of the YummyMummyClub.ca and Plan Canada’s Because I am a Girl #YMCPinkLemonAid sponsored program. I received compensation as a thank you for my participation. This post reflects my personal opinion about the information provided by the sponsors. I couldn’t wait to share today’s post with you. There is an awesome fundraiser in town […]

Prize table

Wowza how time flies! Its been nearly 2 weeks since I hosted the Fynes Fun Scrapbooking Weekend. I’ve been so busy (and still trying to get out of hurricane behind mode). Today I have some photos to share that are going to make you wonder why you missed this over the top fun weekend! To start I […]

Fun Bridal shower game based on wedding themed movies

I love hosting parties- especially bridal and baby showers. One of my favourite parts, next to the decorations is the party games. I always try to come up with unique bridal shower games that won’t break the bank plus something that people will want to participate in (because not everyone wants to swing their hot dog at […]

Patio party decor #Pier1OutdoorParty

“I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting (#MC) for Pier 1 Imports. I received a product sample to facilitate my review and to thank me for participating.” Did I ever mention I live in the Apple Capitol of our province? Each May when the apple trees blossom there is an annual […]

Chalkboard Birthday Photo back-drop

Wow, where does time go? My little guy turned 3, I feel like it was yesterday that we brought him home from the hospital. I wish we had similar weather to when he was born. It was a beautiful hot summer day, instead we got a cold 10 degree day, and had to stay inside for most of […]

DIY White Wedding garter made completely with May Arts Ribbon

Today I’m taking a break from the Holidays to bring you this very special Ribbonista Hop. Our May Arts Ribbon leader, Bethany got engaged!! We’re all so excited for her that we thought we’d celebrate with a hop, and shower her with cards of congratulations! I got to thinking, what would be a super special […]

Today I’d like to welcome my crafty friend Tiffany from Charcella’s Wonderland to Fynes Designs. She has stopped by to share her super cute Western theme Birthday Party, packed full of ideas perfect for any cowpoke!  Time certainly flies when you’re having fun galloping after your busy little ones! Our daughter turned three just a few […]

Last week was my daughters 4th Birthday party, I can’t believe how the past few years have flown by! Today I wanted to share a few details from her party. This wee one usually isn’t the simple type but this year her instructions were clear that she wanted her friends to play in the playhouse, […]

Little girls bedroom

We’ve lived in our home for 3 years now (wow how time flies). When we first moved in our oldest was only 2 months and the house was pristine. That soon faded… 10 dirty fingers turned to 20 and my perfectly ordered/decorated house slid into the realm of a ‘house with kids’. What has stayed […]

5 Sweet Valentine Decor Ideas

Happy Valentine’s! I’m seriously so excited to finally show you my Valentine decor! It has been up for weeks (since the Christmas decor came down) but I just couldn’t seem to get it together to get some pictures.It is quite girly, (however, have you seen much masculine february decor?) Lets get to it… 1. Flirty […]

Wedding Shower Basement Makeover

Here is the deal… I hosted a bridal shower for my BF Candice last fall, so this post I’m going to say is about a year late!  I have been knee deep in everything wedding for months now and I’m so jazzed about all the fun things I’ve been putting together for my own events […]

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