FRIDAY FINDS – HOLIDAY CHEER

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December 6, 2019

The holidays are almost upon us and glittering lights and snowball fights have me in the mood for all things Christmas! Here are some of my favourite Friday finds of the week for you & your home! The theme of the week is Holiday Cheer…Some of these would make pretty snazzy gift ideas…. This blanket […]

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3 Simple DIY Christmas Garlands

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December 3, 2019

I love decorative garlands strung around the house during the holiday season, but the cost can add up quickly if you are purchasing handmade or bespoke items. This year I made 3 simple DIY Christmas garlands for a fraction of the cost of purchasing them already made! #1 Dried Orange Garland Dried orange garlands are […]

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5 Minute DIY Brass Bell Garland

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December 3, 2019

I love vintage brass bells at Christmas time! Tiny brass bells are timeless and I love the pretty tinkling sound they make! I thought it was about time I made my own DIY brass bell garland! If you’ve followed me for a while you’ll know that I often joke that I actually don’t like crafting […]

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How to Wrap Gifts without Wrapping Paper!

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December 3, 2019

I’ve always lamented how much wrapping paper gets wasted at Christmas time, so this year I came up with some gift wrap tips for minimalists on how to wrap gifts without wrapping paper! ( Say that 5 times fast lol!) This year I bought simple white paper boxes and bags and embellished them with ribbon, […]

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Minimal Holiday Home Decor with a Splash of Citrus

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December 2, 2019

Welcome to my holiday home tour 2019! Christmas is my favourite time of year and I love decorating for the holidays! I hope you enjoy this minimal holiday home decor tour! And remember, for more amazing Christmas home decor inspiration check out the rest of the holiday home tours listed at the bottom of this […]

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A Minimal & Modern Country Christmas Table Setting

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December 1, 2019

I love setting a beautiful table, especially at Christmas time! Christmas decor doesn’t have to be thematic or expensive. I set up this modern country Christmas table setting using items I already owned. The minimal and neutral palette blends beautifully with the snowy scene outdoors! Last year I made an indoor forest in the screen […]

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10 Gift Ideas for Kids that aren’t Toys!

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November 29, 2019

If your house is anything like mine, it’s filled with too many plastic toys! This Christmas I am refusing to fill the house with more plastic (and we will donate much of what we have now). This year, we are focusing on non-disposable, non-plastic, non-consumeristic gifts in our quest to become more minimal. Here are […]

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5 Christmas Gift Ideas for Him – That He Might Actually Like

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November 27, 2019

If the men in your life are anything like mine, they can be a little hard to shop for. And by a little, I mean a lot! Finding Christmas gift ideas for him can be a challenge! Here are 5 different ideas the he might…just might… like! PANTS Every guy I talk to at work […]

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Thoughtful Christmas Gift Ideas for Her

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November 27, 2019

Gift Giving is my love language and each holiday season I carefully choose thoughtful presents for my friends and family. It’s a fun challenge to find unique Christmas gift ideas for each person on my list! Here are some of my best ideas for her this year! TOP GIFTS FOR HER Note: I tend to […]

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5 Unique Christmas Gift Ideas for Teachers

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November 26, 2019

We’ve been blessed with amazing teaching staff throughout our daughters’ first years in school! I try to find thoughtful and useful gifts for our teachers that show our sincere appreciation for all their hard work and the care they give our kids each day! Sometimes gift guides have so many products listed that it can […]

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