Dekton Kitchen Countertop review

It had been a little over a month since I revealed our bright Modern Farmhouse kitchen.  We are still finding our way around, getting comfortable, and putting things in their place. One thing that counldn’t been ignored is our Dekton Countertop.  What is Dekton Countertop?  Dekton is a man-made, unique blend of raw materials. It contains […]

Cleaning with the Dyson Cyclone V10

Now that our kitchen renovation is complete moving to the yellow house has begun. Moving is such a daunting task, I’m sure some of you can relate. A little help from my new Dyson Cyclone V10 Absolute vacuum is making my move so much easier. I moved around a fair amount in my 20s, back then […]

Presidents Choice Pavlova Meringue Nest

I’ve said time and time again how much I love to cook and bake. But let me tell you, when the hustle and bustle of a long weekend rolls around, putting on a big spread is the farthest thing from my mind. I’m sure you’re the same, it’s why people BBQ and rip open a […]

Hoover Quest 1000 Robot Vacuum

On a list of 1-10 rating my priorities, cleaning has slipped down to about a 9.5. Maybe I shouldn’t publicity admit that. I’m not setting myself up to be on the next episode of hoarders, but there just isn’t enough hours in the day. I have an amazing mom that surprise pops into my house […]

Global color trends workshop

This past weekend I was really fortunate to join a group of color experts in New York city for the PPG Global Color Trends Workshop. Although I don’t define myself a color expert, I certainly have caught the bug! I had such an amazing time at the conference, learning how color trends are forecasted and getting my […]

Keep warm and cozy with these hand picked country girl favorites

Country Girl Gift Guide

December 13th, 2015 | Review

This Country Girl Gift Guide should have came to you much earlier in the season so you could cross off all these must haves off your list. However, I find that I do most of my ‘me’ shopping after the season has passed so I can take advantage of the boxing day deals and I wanted […]

Ford Mustang 50 year edition

Ford Fall Family Weekend

October 14th, 2015 | Review

We couldn’t have asked for a more beautiful Thanksgiving weekend, I hope you all had a fabulous long weekend filled with family and friends. We were lucky enough to have a Ford Mustang 50 years edition to cruise around in for the holiday weekend. It was so much fun having this fun sports card to zip around to all […]

The Nova Scotia Regional color collection from PPG Voice of Color

If you have never visited Nova Scotia you really must come, I’m so fortunate to live in such a beautiful place. The county I live in is coined for the world’s highest tides, Acadia University, and most importantly it is the agricultural heartland of the province.  If you have no idea where I’m talking about, Nova Scotia is […]

Welcome to Las Vegas Sign

Hi friends! I’m here in sunny Las Vegas having a bit of downtime with my Mr. Fynes, my mom and step-dad. It has really been wonderful and so relaxing (seriously relaxing, as we speak I’m sitting in the shade by the pool sipping a cool drink). Sad its all coming to a close but wanted […]

Laundry Room Color inspiration

This past week I’ve been a busy beaver working on the new laundry room design. I’m very happy to report it is all finished and ready to take on a heavy load! I’m so excited to share it with you, but first I wanted to talk about the colors I used in this new space. […]

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 […]

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 […]

Mattel Holiday toys wishlist

We are quickly getting getting down to gift buying crunch time, soon the Christmas Eve rush will be here and every man will decide it is finally time to hit the shops and find that perfect gift. Don’t get caught in the tear! If you have little ones (or even little ones that think they […]

75 gift ideas from every type of crafting. Ideas for all price ranges

Do you have a creative woman on you’re gift list this Christmas?  If so, I’m sure your on the hunt for some awesome Christmas gift ideas. Today I have just what you need! 75 Christmas Gift Ideas for Crafters Not only do I have 75 ideas of the coolest crafty gift ideas this year, I’ve went […]

Barbie Amaze Chase Dolls

My little Girl seriously loves her Barbies! She spends hours combing their hair, keeping her up to date with the latest wardrobe changes and letting her imagination run wild through play.  I was a pretty big Barbie fan when I was little (honestly until about grade 7, but I think i was in it for all the awesome […]

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