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Fun Halloween Costumes for Small Dogs

Lifestyle

September 20, 2020

Oh heeey, it’s Ollie here! I’m a lemon beagle. I like long walks, chasing bugs and stealing food off the kitchen counter while my Mamma is putting my sisters to bed. I had fun trying on Halloween costumes so that you could check out some ideas for your best friends this year too! Here are […]

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A Simple Summer Tablescape for Casual Dining

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July 9, 2020

Ahh summer… warm breezes, sunshine sparkling on the water, long lazy days, camping, sticky s’mores, stargazing and road trips! Summer is the best! Our summers are short and we like to make the most of them. The last thing we want to do on a hot summer day is to cook an elaborate meal or […]

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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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Valentine's Day cards

Free Printable Valentine’s Day Cards

Lifestyle

January 27, 2020

I love Valentine’s Day, but not in the traditional sense. My husband and I don’t buy each other gifts or go out on a date ( because the restaurants are always packed)! But I do love decorating the house (see Valentine’s Day Decorating Ideas), bringing in fresh flowers & candy, and creating Valentine’s Day cards […]

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Neutral scandinavian Christmas mantle

Holiday Hosting Checklist – 10 Ways to Make Guests Feel Welcome

Lifestyle

December 15, 2019

The holidays are a time for visiting and hosting and endless parties! Here’s a holiday hosting checklist of ways to make guests feel welcome in your home this season! #1 Make Room Welcome guests from the moment they walk up to the front door! Turn the porch lights on, put out a welcome mat and […]

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Colourful Winter potpourri on the stove

Stovetop Potpourri – A Quick & Simple Recipe

Lifestyle

December 13, 2019

When I want to house to smell good over the holidays, stovetop potpourri is my go-to solution. It creates the most delicious aroma and it looks pretty on the stove! I’m usually in a hurry over the holidays and I don’t have time to source fancy ingredients from a health food or speciality store. This […]

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Minimalist gift wrapping

How to Wrap Gifts without Wrapping Paper!

Lifestyle

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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Scandinavian Christmas tablescape

A Minimal & Modern Country Christmas Table Setting

Home

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!

Lifestyle

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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