Vote for Fynes Designs in the Jeffery Court Renovation Challenge

We are in week 3 of the Renovation Challenge, behind the scene week was not pretty and had very little wow factor.  It was all about what makes a functional kitchen tick. Let’s take a minute to recap Week 1 if you’re playing catch-up. I’m one of 12 designers competing in a 6 Week Renovation […]

Things got real this week, demo week is here! After a hours of hard planning, said ‘plans’ got completely turned upside down and started to snowball. I had plans to move a thing here and put a thing there, until it grew, and it grew, and it grew. I mean that’s the thing about renovations […]

Eat More Ice Cream DIY Pennant flag with Neon heat transfer vinyl

This week I’ve joined forces with my friends at Expressions Vinyl to bring you a fun summer inspired project. The challenge was to use Neon Vinyl. Neon screams 2 things to me, elementary school bike shorts, and summer!! I’ve lately been obsessed with pennant flags so I thought I’d mesh the two together to bring you […]

Oh my I love doing giveaways, especially when they are from one of my favourite brands! I’ve been playing with Silhouettes newest team player the Silhouette Curio™ for a few months now, and I can’t wait to share more cool projects you can create with it, but of course you need to have one too! I’ve shared loads of […]

Win $600 pay pal cash!

Happy Monday friends! It’s a great day around here because we are bringing you a chance to win $600 Pay Pal Cash!   We appreciate you guys following along with us and like to give back in a small way every once in awhile! Who couldn’t use a little extra cash, especially with back to school right […]

Painted wood signs from Fynes Designs

If you’ve been following along since the new year, you already know about the sign making biz I’ve fallen into, and my obsession with the scroll saw. Today my friends at PPG Voice of Color want to offer you the chance to get your hands on one of these fun colourful signs 100% custom made just for you! […]

WIN the ultimate family vacation

What a great start to the week I have for you!  Mr. Fynes and I were so fortunate to recently be able to get away from the hustle and bustle to get a little R&R (you can read all about it here), I wanted to give you an opportunity to do the same.  I thought […]

Tips for keeping organized while traveling

Exciting news… next week I’ll be heading out for a 2 week vacation! Two weeks is a long time to be away from home, and while traveling I can’t tolerate a messy suitcase (I wish that attitude would spill over into other areas of my life). I’ve just discovered the best packing solution for staying organized […]

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 […]

Barbie Wishes campaign for Make-A-Wish Canada

Exciting news! Barbie is giving back to the community through a new holiday program now through December 31st.  Tis the season for giving, so Barbie™ is placing loved ones first by asking Canadian children to submit a heartfelt wish for someone special in their lives. Barbie™ is inviting her fans to share their heartfelt wishes for those they […]

CLean sweep giveaway #giveaway #cash #prize

I’m bursting at the seams to share my exciting news, I’m going to SNAP!! Ok, maybe you have no idea what that is, but its good for both of us. It is a blog conference targeted for  bloggers representing modern handmade, contemporary craft, mind-blowing events and DIY (about 500 of us). I hope I fit […]

Conference style

I mentioned at the start of the week I’m heading to a paper crafting convention this weekend. I’m over the moon excited to meet up with my crafty ladies! Today I’m happy to share the look I’ll be sporting while away on my mini vacay. Plus give you a chance to WIN my nautical inspired […]

Super cute Barbie Furniture #barbie #baribefurniture

I’ve always been a Barbie girl, I can’t lie I probably played with them way too long. I spent hours brushing their hair, changing their clothes, deciding who would be their boyfriend, and of course making clothes for them! I couldn’t wait for my daughter to be old enough to get into Barbies, it’s one […]

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