my bedroom inspiration…

I have always liked the color Yellow! Simply put, it is just a color that has appealed to me. So when I saw this duvet cover set at Urban Barn a few months ago, I knew that I had my inspiration start for my Master Bedroom Makeover Every makeover starts somewhere right! And this is […]

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the bedroom…before

So, where do I begin…Let’s start by saying that I love my bedroom. Spacious, airy, lots of light and at night, it is so cozy. But I am feeling that it is not right anymore! For years, Rich and I have never had a headboard. To be totally honest, I never saw anything I liked. […]

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broccoli cheese soup…

I just have to begin by saying a big “Thank You” to all of the kind comments, retweets, favourites, FB shares and private emails yesterday after the post about what JHSS Junior Football Team did for me on Wednesday. I really felt the love and I really appreciate it! I think that Broccoli Cheese Soup […]

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a humbling moment…

It is not very often that I am truly surprised. I think I have a sense of when something is going on! But yesterday I was truly blindsided! My son’s Junior High School Football Team , Jacob Hespeler Secondary School, surprised me totally yesterday. What a fine group of kids! So let’s start at the […]

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a new look…the inspiration…

I have been wanting to brighten our bedroom for some time now. Now don’t get me wrong…I love my bedroom. It has vaulted ceilings, great windows and lots of space. But it is dark on one wall while the rest of the room is sort of bland… So we are due for a brightening and […]

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a wonderful surprise…

Remember this post about how I was hoping my hydrangeas would look next summer when they bloom. Well, one of them has bloomed already this fall and I could not be happier with how it looks. Isn’t it pretty? I can hardly wait until next summer when all five bushes are blooming. It is going […]

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fall photos…

This past weekend we celebrated our Canadian Thanksgiving and I can hardly describe how blessed I feel about so many things. Not the obligatory “Let us be thankful because the holiday tells us we should” but truly, deeply thankful for all that has been given to me and my family. These pictures taken this weekend […]

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tonic living love…

Went to Blog Podium this past Saturday (update coming…) and Tonic Living had a great contest where you could enter to win a $100.00 to spend at Tonic Living. They provided two pieces of fabric and we were challenged to show off our clever DIY projects. I could not resist and knew I had to […]

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