No more pre-planning, the time has arrived for you to decorate your door for the holiday season. Here are some PlaidFox approved door designs sure to impress even the most “ ba-hum-bug” of neighbours and fill them with holiday glee. Besides, if you don’t decorate your door, then Santa won’t come… I’m pretty sure that’s how that works.click to continue reading »
A little while back I had a conversation with a friend who casually dropped how terrible air fresheners were for you (and your home and the environment) and how she’d taken to making her own. I, of course, pretended to agree knowingly and then made a mental note to hide my aerosol can of Febreeze the next time she came over.click to continue reading »
As a city (read: tiny
) apartment dweller, hosting a fancy holiday dinner is a tradition that will have to wait until my fiancé and I can upgrade our digs.
But we still love having friends over! And since even small soirees deserve a few special touches, this year I’m showcasing our party food on a pair of elegant, deceptively easy DIY Marble Hexagon Cake Stands.click to continue reading »
A bold, graphic inspired or patterned paint job is a great, budget-friendly way to add some excitement or interest, but how to get crisp, perfect lines? If you’re as meticulous as me, the slightest bleed marks under your tape-lines will drive you to the brink of insanity. Here’s how to avoid mental collapse and nail your paint lines every time.click to continue reading »
Doesn’t it just puzzle you when you go out shopping and you think you’re looking for the most basic thing but you can’t seem to find it anywhere? That has been me for the past year looking for black and white throw pillows. Who would have thought they’d be so hard to come by? It’s not to say they don’t exist but nothing was catching my eye at a price I felt good about.click to continue reading »