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How To Use Essential Oils

Wellness

July 2, 2020

You don’t need to be an aromatherapy expert to use essential oils! This simple guide on how to use essential oils will give you the information you need to feel comfortable using oils in your home! We use essential oil products in our household for everything from getting a better night’s sleep to cleaning our […]

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Cut Flower Gardening for Beginners

Lifestyle

June 18, 2020

Having a cut flower garden has always been a dream of mine! But I’ve always been a little intimidated and I didn’t know where to start! So I asked my friend Jen at The Flowering Farmhouse for her advice on cut flower gardening for beginners! Why Cut Flower Gardens “To plant a garden is to […]

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6 Simple Summer Outdoor Decor Ideas

Home

May 30, 2020

Summer is finally right around the corner! Bring on the summer garden parties, swimming, s’mores around the campfire and all the other joys of the season! With all the outdoor fun to be had, I don’t want to spend a lot of time on decorating or maintaining our outdoor spaces! I prefer to keep everything […]

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Before & After – Our Small Home Renovation

Home

May 11, 2020

I’ve shown our small home renovation before and the most common response I’ve heard is “Wow! It doesn’t even look like the same house!” But it is! I promise lol! We’ve been working slowly on transforming it since 2008 when we first moved in. But in 2017 we decided that if we were going to […]

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Should You Renovate or Sell Your Home?

Home

May 6, 2020

There are so many factors that go into deciding whether to renovate or sell your home. We decided to renovate our existing home and here’s why! We bought our small home in 2008 when we were newly married, with no kids. Fast forward a few years and we had 2 kids and 2 dogs and […]

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Feeling Overwhelmed? Try Moderate Minimalism!

Lifestyle

April 29, 2020

Have you been hearing about minimalism non-stop lately? Me too! And I’m loving it, but it’s also intimidating! The thought of giving up almost everything I own (especially with 2 kids at home) has always seemed unrealistic and out of reach! And I have to admit, I do love pretty things! Then I discovered moderate […]

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Unique Online Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day 2020

Style & Beauty

April 22, 2020

Mother’s Day is fast approaching and it will be a little different this year. With the ongoing pandemic, so many of us will not be able to visit with our loved ones. Here are some pretty gifts to ship to your Mom this year and keep scrolling for some unique online gift ideas for Mother’s […]

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Fresh florals for Valentine's Day at The Ginger Home

5 Last Minute Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day 2020

Lifestyle

April 22, 2020

This year Mother’s Day is going to be different. With the global COVID 19 pandemic ongoing so many of us will be unable to see our loved ones in person. And with mail and shipping services taking longer than usual we may struggle to get a gift to Mom at all! Here are 5 last-minute […]

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100 Things to Declutter During Quarantine

Lifestyle

April 19, 2020

Clutter has been proven to be stressful and stress can cause both physical and mental health issues! Simplify your daily life with this easy to follow list of 100 things to declutter during quarantine! During this time of social distancing, some donation and recycling centres may be closed so get creative! Arrange porch drop off […]

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10 Things To Do When Social Distancing Ends

Lifestyle

April 17, 2020

As much as is doesn’t feel like it right now, social distancing and the COVID 19 pandemic will eventually end. What will life look like when it’s over? In part, that’s up to us! Here are 10 things to do when social distancing ends… #1 Slow Down The number one thing I’ve learned so far […]

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