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How to Make Your House a Home + Free Printable Home Renovation Planner

Home

July 25, 2021

Wondering How to Make Your House a Home? No matter what stage of homeownership you are in, it’s likely that your space needs some repairs and that there are some renovations you have been dreaming of. But before you get all “demo day” and start swinging hammers, check out this free printable home renovation planner! […]

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A Beginner’s Guide to Urban Homesteading

Homesteading

June 25, 2021

Today I’m so happy to welcome Tory Stender to the blog. Tory usually works behind the scenes for The Ginger Home (and is a Pinterest genius!!), but she also runs her own blog where she dives into millennial life, homesteading, natural living and so much more! Tory is taking over today to talk a little […]

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How to Add Art to Your TV + 3 Free Digital Art Prints

Renovation & Design

June 25, 2021

An age old interior design dilemma has finally been solved! What to do with that ugly black box that ruins the look of any space…your TV! We finally invested in a Samsung Frame TV and we love it so much. Wondering how to add art to your TV to make it look like a painting? […]

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5 Things to Know about 2 Week Old Chicks

Homesteading

June 20, 2021

I can’t believe how big our baby chicks are getting already! We have learned so many things in a short amount of time. Here are 5 things you need to know about 2 week old chicks: #1 Check for pasty butt This is just as gross as it sounds! But we had 3 chicks with […]

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Meet our Baby Chicks – So Floofy!

Homesteading

June 5, 2021

We finally did it! After talking about getting chickens for literally a decade, we decided this year was the year that we would finally commit. We are now the proud parents of 8 little baby chicks and it’s been so much fun! We chose heritage breeds that are suited for our cold climate and that […]

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All The Details on Our Sunroom Addition

Home

May 18, 2021

When we first moved into our 1990s bungalow in 2008 we had big dreams for it. 10 years later we finally made some of those dreams come true and the space I’m most grateful for is our sunroom addition. We call it our screen room or 3 season room, but whatever you want to call […]

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How to Create a Perfectly Undone Floral Arrangement

Lifestyle

May 9, 2021

If you have ever wondered how to create a perfectly undone floral arrangement this tutorial is for you! I teamed up with Anita from Florals by Anita to bring you all the best tips and tricks for creating a beautiful floral arrangement that is free-flowing, natural and organic. Anita’s philosophy is that flowers should be […]

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5 Last-Minute Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Lifestyle

May 8, 2021

Trying to decide what to get Mom this year? Here are 5 last-minute gift ideas for Mother’s Day! #1 gift cards The easiest way to make sure a gift arrives on time is to send an e-card. Purchase a gift card to your Mom’s favourite store online and have the gift certificate delivered right away […]

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A Minimal & Sustainable Mother’s Day Tablescape

Lifestyle

May 8, 2021

I love creating beautiful tablescapes and cozy, inviting moments in my home. But I don’t love clutter and I don’t love overspending every time there is a new holiday or event. The older I get, the more I value simplicity. Less is definitely more. This Mother’s Day I wanted to create a pretty table setting […]

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide – Presents for Every Mom

Lifestyle

April 11, 2021

If you are wondering what to get your Mom this year for Mother’s Day, I’ve got you covered! I’ve rounded a Mother’s Day Gift Guide with some of my favourite gifting ideas for every type of Mom. Top Ten Gifts for Mom We all need to focus on our physical and mental health more than […]

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