7 Fall Wreath Ideas Made Easy


Summer had technically ended with the first day of fall. Fortunately we've been blessed with another week of hot weather before the inevitable cold brutal winter, the Farmers Almanac predicts, takes over. Although summer is my favourite weather, with … [Read more...]

DIY Vintage Lamps to Glamorous #UsedHelps


Not long ago I came to the conclusion that I am a DIY Diva. I think it's also important to confess that I am addicted to the hunt of a good deal but it's really the whole process from finding the deal to up-cycling the item to something amazing that … [Read more...]

Fueled for Farm Life #QualityEssentials


This post was brought to you by the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers via sheblogs. The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of CAPP.    Back in 2010 my husband and … [Read more...]

DIY Father’s Day Sharpie Mug


  Hubs already received his gift as an early Father's Day gift but Baby Girl announced today that she wanted to give her daddy and extra special homemade gift tomorrow. Normally that would leave me a good day to go shopping but being that … [Read more...]

DIY Deck Planter @Ryobi_Canada Brad Nailer Review w/ @HomeDepotCanada


My husband has a lot of tools, A LOT, but like most men, there are never enough tools. As a Journeyman Electrician and a jack-of-all trades I'm not surprised at his collection. Like most men of the trades, he has a brand that he is faithful to for … [Read more...]

DIY Succulent Teacher Gift Printables


  Baby Girl recently graduated from her first year at preschool. She's disappointed but she is excited to attend the big kid preschool where she'll have the chance to take the school bus from the farm. I'm not sure I'm ready for that yet; she … [Read more...]

Finding Nemo Hand Print Fathers Day Gift Idea #DisneyJuniorMom

Fathers Day DIY Gifts Finding Nemo

Father's Day is right around the corner and Disney Junior is looking forward to celebrating the men in our lives for being the best Dad's out there.  This month Disney Junior has another full schedule and a contest just for you too, a car!  I'm sure … [Read more...]

DIY Storybook Canvas Art

DIY Storybook Canvas Art Nursery Home Decor

When the kids were growing up reading stories was always part of our night time routine; we usually had new books to choose from but there were a few favourite storybooks that were read often.  In preparation for our newest addition I wanted to … [Read more...]

Our First Snowfall – Not Great for the House Build

I woke up this morning to this... I know it doesn't look like it will stick around long, at least yet, but it's another setback for our house.  Just what we need a sloppy/muddy mess so the machines can't get to the site to work. We need to get … [Read more...]

Building our House – Day 1 and 2

It's official, we started building our house!  I don't think I've ever been so excited to see a hole in my life.  We hired a worker to dig our walkout basement with a track hoe, if you could've seen this guy work you would've been impressed.  Not … [Read more...]

Our New Adventure – Building a House Startup

I'm sure you have noticed that I haven't been around much lately and I appologize for that.  I promise you that I am not ignoring you all; in reality we have been busy getting things all arranged for the start of our house build.  With this and the … [Read more...]