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House Tour: A Renovated 1950s Character House


March 10, 2021

This 1950s character house is in a beautiful neighbourhood here in Edmonton, AB close to downtown and the river valley! It belongs to my BFF, her hubby, kids and two cats! They did such a beautiful job renovating each space! So let’s take a tour… Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links. If you purchase […]


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7 Ways to Create a Cozy Basement Family Room


November 16, 2020

We’ve been spending so much time at home lately (yep it’s 2020) that we decided we needed to finally tackle our basement family room space. We wanted to make it functional and enjoyable so that the kids would actually to want to spend time down there. We are so happy with how it turned out […]



Cut Flower Gardening for Beginners


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 Start a Cut Flower Garden There’s something magical about […]


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A Modern Farmhouse Style Exterior Makeover


September 22, 2019

We bought a dated 90’s bungalow and turned it into a modern farmhouse. It’s quite the before and after if I do say so myself. Read on to see the full modern farmhouse-style exterior makeover. Tiny Bungalow Exterior “Before” We bought our house in 2008 at the end of the housing boom here in Alberta, […]


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