Whew, how did it get to be mid June already?! We’re just starting to warm up here in Nova Scotia. They blackflies and mosquitoes have dissipated (just in time for the June bugs to arrive) and we can finally start to enjoy some outdoor living. Two years ago my brother (aka Captain Carpentry) helped add a back deck […]
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 […]
I have to be honest, I have a thing for fake flowers. Mainly because it is winter here 80% of the time, and when flowers do come in season they last about 10 minutes. But not the fakies, they last for- like ever, and if you buy the nice ones some nearly look real! So what […]
Late last fall we built a deck on the back of our home, it has just been sitting there waiting to get used. I’ve been so excited for the weather to warm up so I could get at it. The first up was to add some pretty flowers, and after finding some cute dollar store plant pots, […]
Do you struggle with ideas to spiff up your doors when there isn’t a holiday on the horizon? Today I have a summer wreath idea I couldn’t wait to share. I came across these flat baskets at a thrift shop and decided they would be a great starting point for a unique wreath. What does […]
I wanted to share a project I recently completed, I Love, Love, Love this wreath! I love how everything worked together and I can’t get enough of these paper flowers! Last weekend was good friends bridal shower and this paper flower wreath was my gift I made for her home (I hope she liked it too). […]
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