Farm Fresh Decor

Spring is in the air but I’ve been bringing it in to the house for a while now. I love the charm that chicken wire, reclaimed wood, homemade paper and rough burlap can do to accessorize a home. I’m not referring to old school country kitsch but the modern “farminista” version with modern elements of…

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Legally Blonde Toolkit

My furnace decided to go on strike this week as the mercury dipped just shy of -37 Celsius. My immediate reaction was to toggle the thermostat switch with the vague notion it would begrudgingly turn on. Unfortunately that was not the outcome, so I made my way into the basement as I randomly stared at…

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Industrial Revolution

I realize looking around that there might be too much “girly” creeping into my home. As I embark on an office makeover, I hope to restore the balance. The looks l have been drawn to border on the vintage industrial feel, from antique posters, old trunks, world war II aviator lines and 1930’s metal containers….

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Spring Fever

What happened to that pesky groundhog last week? I heard mention that there was ” No Shadow”, hence spring to follow in 6 weeks…. Yet I glance out of the the house to the frozen snow covered landscape and crave an end. Obviously my beach theme and drinking wine isn’t helping so today I turn…

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Surf and Sand

I think I need a vacation… I’ve looked around my house and realized that I’ve been purchasing or looking to purchase beachy items probably to subconsciously battle the relenting winter. I have found an enticing assortment of candles, pineapple, mango, pina colada ect to spark my senses and memory of warmer climates and sand between…

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Midweek Sparkle

Did you know that the third Monday of January is dubbed the most depressing day of the year? It’s a combination of winter blah, Christmas debt and resolution hangover. So I am dedicating this post to some pretty pick me-ups. And finally after all the girly accessories- the best mood lifter? A fuzzy, furry friend…

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