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Mother’s Day

Mothers Day is always a super chill day for us. In past years we've trekked out to the family cabin at the lake and checked to see if all the ice is off the water, or we've gone fishing at the river or done what we did today, which was a whole lotta nothing! I have to admit, the whole lotta nothing part is my favourite. Our days are so busy with work and activities that it's so nice to[...]

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Trash to Treasure

I love LOVE rattan furniture. When I was young, like 6-7yrs old young, we had a rattan couch. You know the one, shaped like a big oval bowl and when you layed in it it felt like you were lying in a cloud? I'm not sure what happened to it, but I'm pretty sure that's where my love of rattan furniture started! Imagine my excitement when I came across an ad for a rattan coffee & end ta[...]

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Fab $5 Dresser Find

My grandma Therese is the garage saler of all garage salers. She will buy a glass dish off of you for $1 just to turn around and sell it to you for $5. Don't ask me how she does it, but I'm pretty sure she could sell ice to an Eskimo, water to a fish, rain to a cloud....well you get the idea. She is the bargain Queen. I'm starting to think that a bit of her skill is rubbing off on me,[...]

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A Mothers Day Freebie

Mothers Day has always been one of my more favorite days. We are so very lucky to have both my mom and Eric's mom living in the same city and so active in our little family's lives. Well, lucky most days...haha. Kidding mom, I could never get enough of having you around! As I was waiting for paint to dry on my dresser I decided to whip up some Mother's Day Printables (which is actually[...]

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Mapping a Desk

Last weekend I found this awesome dresser at a garale sale (shocker, I know). So for $20 I loaded this and a small sized rolley chair into the back of the vehicle & brought that less then beautiful item home. Tuck likes to craft and color, and this desk is the perfect size for a kid! It just needed a bit of paint & love.  I had some leftover Annie Sloane Chalk Paint from a ch[...]