What to Binge for Lovers of Vintage

I love a great story. I love a beautiful bit of vintage. It turns out those things go together rather well and make for some fantastic TV! Antiques Roadshow is something most people are familiar with and they are still running and making new content on both BBC and PBS. Sad thing is, it’s not […]

Using Chintz in your Home Decor

Chintz. You may have heard it mentioned a few times here and there in articles about upcoming decor trends for 2018 but what exactly is chintz and how exactly do you use it in your home? Elle Decor decreed it was making a comeback in 2015 but we weren’t quite finished with our obsession with white. […]

Canadian Christmas Home Tour

Man, I almost didn’t participate in the Canadian Blogger’s Home Tour hop this year because right in the middle of November my husband and I went on a (kid free!) vacation and let me tell you – when you go on vacation in November, it feels like Christmas is going to pounce on you when […]

The State of Things

  Guys, it has been a strange year hasn’t it? I feel like everything has changed, especially in the world of blogging. At the risk of sounding old, things just aren’t what they used to be. I won’t get into all of the reasons why, we can chat about that in comments or on Facebook, but […]

Craft Room Reveal!

  I know, I know I’ve been hinting at sharing this space for eons. It’s finally ready – or rather, ready enough. There are still some things I want to do in here. I can’t see ever being finished but ultimately, that’s the entire purpose of a creative space, isn’t it? At any rate, the […]

Autumn Flowers – Preserving Cattails for arrangements

When thinking about autumn flowers, most people think of mums, asters and daisies. Adding interest to those typical autumn flower choices are cattails. Put some of these spunky punks into your arrangements for fall. Treated right, they’ll last all year long. Here’s how to preserve cattails for your autumn flower arrangements. You’ll find cattails growing […]