While it really doesn’t feel like spring outside, it sure looks deceiving with clear blue skies and the sun shining brightly into my apartment.
Winter is here with a vengeance (and it seems too early!). Get your home ready with these simple tips which are sure to help you save money on your energy bills.
It’s so funny how the weather can really influence how productive you are. Typically, every May long weekend is the kick off to summer, however with below seasonal temperatures this year I’m sure many green thumb enthusiasts have opted to postpone gardening just a little longer. In the mean time, my apartment looks barren and is desperately in need of some greenery!
I was out running this weekend and noticed the buds on the trees, birds chirping and pockets of flowers sprouting from the ground! It’s a beautiful time of year when we can finally put our winter coats away and embrace the warm weather ahead.
Living in an apartment has its ups and downs. For example, I love Saturday morning cleaning because it doesn’t take more than 30 min to have this space sparkling. One of my main grumbles is that with an open layout, it’s hard to create zones within the space. It’s almost as if one area blends into another. I feel this way especially about my kitchen, dining and living space. I have tried different wall paint, different decor themes, but still felt my dining space was lacking something. Continue reading “Creating Zones in an Apartment”
I’ve been out of the blogging world for the past month adventuring through Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand. Though I didn’t blog while I was away, I shared some of my favourite design and decor inspirations through Twitter and Instagram. Continue reading “Paint vs Wallpaper: An Ongoing Dilemma”
After weeks of deliberating on what I would do with these beautiful side tables, I landed on painting them! With an array of colours and paints out there, which one do I chose? I’ll share my journey on how I painted these pieces essentially bringing new life to something old! Continue reading “How To Paint Old Furniture”
Here we are folks! I have finally finished my room makeover and am so excited to share it with you. I took lots of pics along the way but today is all about the finished product!! Continue reading “Bedroom Restyle Reveal”
A few weeks back I took on a project to restyle my bedroom. I had some ideas of what I wanted to do without a real plan of how it was going to take form. Suffice it to say that nothing is going smoothly! Continue reading “Exciting Bedroom Restyle (Check Out the Progress!)”
I saw a post on Instagram by @cottonstem about sharing old things you use in your home and have given new life, and I have just the perfect piece to share.