Tags archives: blogger

  • Tips for being the best guest (at a blogger's house)

  • Just a quick search can reveal oodles of advice on how to be a great guest. But if you've got a friend like me in your squad, well the rules are a little bit different when you're the guest at a DIY or decor blogger's house. (Note: Written with tongue firmly planted in cheek;). So I thought I would round up my top five ways to be a great guest at a blogger's house: 1. Ask for a to[...]
  • DIY Den: The BIG Reveal! with @ParaPaints

  • Three cheers for paint! Seriously.  It's amazing what paint can do to transform a space.  Going from boring beige walls and a brown (and chipped) floor, to fresh barely pink walls, fresh white trim, and those supercalifragilisticexpialidocious purple floors just make ALL the difference. Other than being a long project, it was rather simple and done very much on the cheap frugal.  Let's just rem[...]
  • Life outside the perfect @Instagram photo

  • So a thought occurred to me the other day as I was moving stuff from my kitchen/dining room into the living room. Before I get to the thought though, let me list out the things I moved: two bicycles bread, bagels, and a baguette a basket of cycling accessories three pairs of shoes one pair of rubber boots laundry detergent a laundry basket two dining room chairs my purse[...]
  • Antiquing Fun & a Fabulous Find

  • I have been on the hunt for a vintage apple picking ladder (at a reasonable price) for a few years now. And last Sunday, it was found:) A delightful, but cold, Sunday morning was spent at the Aberfoyle Antique Market with some of my favourite ladies. Amazing to think we met just a year ago! How pleased am I driving home with this fab find!? The ladder now sits proudly against the [...]
  • I want to be a @ParaPaints #ParaBlogCrew member!

  • It's that time of year again:)! Fingers crossed this year is my year:)! I have so many fun projects in store if I am one of the lucky ones chosen to be a Para Paints #ParaBlogCrew member. Thinking of painting something? Here are some of my favourite projects: The TV unit makeover Painting it Black A Mona Lisa #selfie The Jazzleberry Jam living room From roadside to bathroom mirror [...]
  • File under 'Awesome': #GuelphBlogBrunch

  • My Sundays usually start out quite lovely, but this past Sunday had more in store...and it was awesome. I joined the first (of what I know will be many more) #GuelphBlogBrunch. Heather over at heartheather was the delightful human being behind this get-together - you must go check out her post (and super FAB photos - she's got a great eye!) - and to her I am ever grateful. The six of us met at [...]