Ikea Hack Bar Cart (The Details)

Come see how to transform an Ikea baby change table in to a bar cart for summer entertaining!

Hello there! I shared my outdoor bar cart last week and promised a little tutorial for those of you who want to make one of your own.┬áIt really was quite simple once I rounded up all the supplies. The whole jumping off point for this project was this Ikea SNIGLAR baby change table I picked […]

DIY Bar Cart for Outdoor Entertaining

DIY Outdoor Bar Cart- Hack using a thrifted Ikea baby change table.

Is it just me or has May zipped by? I can’t believe it’s already the final week of the OUTDOOR EXTRAVAGANZA! Ready for tomorrow’s link party? I can’t wait to see all your outdoor projects! Before you read on, be sure to check out my vintage tool box planters and country garden party centerpieces if […]

Get Organized: Underbed Storage

Make use of the extra space in your room with underbed storage containers

Because I haven’t seen our son since the beginning of January, I decided to drive up yesterday and spend the day with him. My mom also met us for lunch and we did a bit of shopping as well. It was a great day! (I may have even scored some milkglass pieces and blue & […]

Ideas for Repurposing an Old Dresser

Clever Ways to Repurpose an Old Dresser

Earlier this fall, I acquired a beautiful antique dresser that’s been sitting in our garage waiting for some TLC. If you follow me on instagram, you’ve probably seen the dresser’s gorgeous detailing and character. You may have also noticed the dings and scratches that require some pretty hefty sanding and, most likely, a painted finish. […]

Back to School, Already?

Kid's Backpack Station

Although summer isn’t over according to the calendar, Labour Day Weekend marks the end of it in my mind. I don’t know if it’s just me, but July and August seemed to fly by. Here’s hoping for a gorgeous September! Yesterday, my son and I went shopping for furniture and supplies for his new apartment. […]

Repurposed Jewelry Cloche

Repurposed Depression Glass Butter Dish as Jewelry Cloche

On my birthday trip to Vancouver over the weekend, I was fortunate enough to do a little shopping and picked up an adorable individual butter dish. A while ago, I promised myself to only purchase items I had a specific plan for (even if something was a bargain). I’ve never been one to be wasteful […]

Office Makeover {One Room Challenge Finale}

Office Makeover- DIY Art Canvas, RANARP work lamp, Printer's Keyhole Desk

The One Room Challenge may be over, but I’ll still be carrying on with my office makeover. When I joined this series on October 2, I set out to cure my case of ‘Decoritus Interruptus’ and I’m happy to report that I’m on the road to recovery! Each week I’ve made progress in one way […]

One Room Challenge Office Makeover {Week Five}

Office Makeover- Closet Storage Solutions

My One Room Challenge office makeover is nearing the final week and there’s still so much to do! However, I know if I hadn’t committed to this series, the projects I’ve been wanting to do for over a year would still be on my to-list. Instead, I’ve been able to cross a few off, and […]

One Room Challenge Office Makeover {Week Three}

Manor Court Crystal 4-arm Chandelier

I’m a bit late getting my office makeover post up this week for the One Room Challenge, but preparing to host Canadian Thanksgiving last weekend seemed to take precedence. As mentioned on week one, my goal wasn’t to totally transform my office, but to tackle those smaller projects that seemed to be taunting me on […]