A Tropical Welcome!

Well, an occasion occurred this week, which I wasn’t ever really considering as a future event in my life... our baby shower! In Canada, it is more customary to have a shower AFTER the baby arrives but due to me being someone who does much better with time to prepare, wanting to be able to [...]

Sanded Down Storage Solution

Hi! It's time for another before and after... which seem to easily be my favourite type of thing to post about 🤪   I’d spotted this on the Facebook buy and sell page and loved the front panels and felt like they had the dark ish tropical kind of vibe I’m aiming for in our [...]

Tropics Inspired Bedroom Reveal

It is finally time for the ‘master’ bedroom tour! Actually a reasonably sized space for being an upstairs room with slanted ceilings ☺   Though it didn’t always feel as big as it does now😏   When we began renovating this space, there were cedar planks on the ceiling and an overly aggressive, built-in closet. [...]

Specimens, In And Out Of The Zoo

Saturday Nov 18th - Mike was feeling even worse, having been up throughout the night and serenading us with songs of the sickly that morning 😬 There was a big christmas craft fair going on in Hilo and Mom wanted to go to it, so the sister and I tagged along. Mike decided to come [...]

The Sweet Taste Of Guilt

Saturday Nov 4th - Snow had fallen throughout the night, so it was a fresh, clean palette that greeted my eyes that morning. I impatiently waited for a fresh cup of java to brew, so I could gather strength to go into town with Mike, to try to scratch things off the fairly lengthy, 'needed for [...]