Tag: diy

Valentine’s Day Whipped Sugar Scrub

| February 5, 2018 | 13 Comments
Valentine’s Day Whipped Sugar Scrub

Valentine’s Day Whipped Sugar Scrub Who doesn’t love Valentine’s Day? It’s a time for romance, love, and even pampering ourselves a bit. After all, we want to look our very best, don’t we? Of course, with Valentine’s Day falling in the middle of winter, that’s not always possible. The cold wind can leave our skin […]

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How To Make A Kids Bath Scrub

| July 7, 2016 | 20 Comments
How To Make A Kids Bath Scrub

    My kids are older, so gone are the days of making cute little scrubs or making them their own tye dye shoes. I still love doing crafts and baking with them, so I am always on the search for something fun to do with them. Browsing around on Pinterest one day, yes I […]

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10 Fun & Create Easter Egg Craft Ideas

| March 11, 2016 | 9 Comments
10 Fun & Create Easter Egg Craft Ideas

  10 Fun & Create Easter Egg Craft Ideas DIY Easter eggs are such a great way to bring the whole family together by making a craft. There are lots of different ways to make the eggs colorful without sticking to a traditional purchased kit. You can use buttons, chalk, dye, stained glass, stickers, markers, paint or […]

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DIY Crayons…A Perfect Craft To Make Together!

| September 29, 2015 | 16 Comments
DIY Crayons…A Perfect Craft To Make Together!

I’m always looking for an easy DIY or craft that I can do with my kids. With the school starting, life has gotten busy…really busy. In the early days of September, our big guy was invited to a birthday party where the parents asked on the invitations to bring homemade gifts rather than presents. It’s always easier to […]

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Sneak Peek Into The Hot Colour and Paint Trends for 2016 and a Giveaway from CIL – CAN 10/15

| September 1, 2015 | 130 Comments
Sneak Peek Into The Hot Colour and Paint Trends for 2016 and a Giveaway from CIL – CAN 10/15

What is the trendy paint colour for 2016? I was one of the lucky influencers to take part in a live webinar at the exclusive CIL® Paint Meet-the-Experts event held at the CIL®Paint Headquarters in Toronto and find out eye-opening information about paint techniques, and a sneak peek into the hot colour and paint trends for the year ahead. […]

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What Goes Into Making a Special Birthday Moment #birthdayscount

| August 24, 2015 | 7 Comments
What Goes Into Making a Special Birthday Moment #birthdayscount

I love birthdays! I think it stems from the fact that it about celebrating the day of someone’s birth and that life is precious, especially in today’s fast-paced world! Based on the results from Enbridge’s recent survey data, 82% of Canadians agree that they feel special when someone puts a lot of energy into celebrating […]

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DIY Healing Spray

| August 3, 2015 | 16 Comments
DIY Healing Spray

DIY Healing Spray (Great for array of skin ailments and irritations) 1 cup rose water ½ cup aloe vera juice 1 tbsp jojoba oil 10 drops lavender essential oil 1 fine mist amber spray bottle (avoid clear bottles, they can’t protect the properties in essential oils, glass is also preferred but not a must…) Directions: […]

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Just For Mom – DK Canada Books #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 06/16

| May 27, 2014 | 23 Comments
Just For Mom – DK Canada Books #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 06/16

Ok, Mother’s Day is over and I couldn’t think of what to get my mom.  She has everything!  It was the same for me, I couldn’t think of anything when I was asked what  I would like for Mother’s Day.  Besides having a healthy, happy family, there is nothing…  Wait, I know of something I […]

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Tips for Choosing the Right Curtains

| March 18, 2014 | 9 Comments
Tips for Choosing the Right Curtains

I get a lot of questions on my blog and from my clients about window treatments. Curtains and blinds can give a room that finishing touch, add depth, height and drama. These are popular questions that I’ve been asked: How long should my curtains be? – Typically, your curtains should just “kiss” the floor. There […]

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No-Sew Roman Blind DIY!

| January 21, 2014 | 6 Comments
No-Sew Roman Blind DIY!

Hi everyone! Happy New Year! Do you have a window that needs a little love? I’ve got a fantastic no-sew roman blind DIY that is easy peasy and looks fab! If you don’t need the shade to go up and down for privacy then this blind is for you! With the holidays wrapping up, I’m always looking for […]

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Share the Magic of Books This Christmas with DK Canada #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/31

| December 16, 2013 | 37 Comments
Share the Magic of Books This Christmas with DK Canada #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/31

Share the Magic of Books This Christmas Is it just me or does everyone like receiving a good book for a gift?  I am an avid reader and appreciate books of all kinds.  As much I enjoy receiving a good DIY book to satisfy my creative self, I also like to give books as gifts.  Sharing the […]

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DIY Foaming Hand Soap ~ Tuesday Tips

| April 16, 2013 | 10 Comments
DIY Foaming Hand Soap ~ Tuesday Tips

  Did you know that it’s super cheap and easy to make foaming hand soap? Here’s how! All you need is an empty foaming soap dispenser, some clear liquid body wash, and water! Pour 2.5 TBSP of your body wash into the soap dispenser. Creamy opaque body washes might clog the pump. Then fill the […]

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Make Your Own Crystal Hearts

| February 14, 2013 | 15 Comments
Make Your Own Crystal Hearts

Valentines day is approaching and we are all starting to see red and pink hearts on everything in the stores. My kids are starting to get really excited. My 5 year old can hardly wait to pass out little heart shaped papers to all her friends and get little valentine notes. Her excitement reminds me of how […]

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