A Home Grown Flora Fascination

09/20/21 I loved the feel of the home we stayed in during our time in the more northern area of The Netherlands  🖤 Here, it’s somewhat described as ‘landelijke stijl', roughly translated to 'country style’. If I could replicate it to a degree with a little bit of my color love thrown in, I think [...]

$70 Sofa & Love Seat Makeover

And finally, some details about the mini couch makeover the sister and I undertook! 😁 We often send each other postings of goodies that are for sale in the local areas, ooing and awing and just as quickly saying 'no' and forgetting about them 🤪 This time, that was not the case. The moon phase [...]

Piqued Interests And Peaked People

Sunday, Jan 15th (Winnipeg day #5 recap) Breakfast was once again a macaroon and coffee. A fare I could easily adjust to, daily 💁🏻‍♀️ We parted ways with two of the aunts that morning and our other aunt toured us around until we had to be at the airport later that afternoon. We went to [...]

Monumental Findings And Moments

Wednesday Dec 6th - I excitedly worked on the home reveal blog post that morning, looking forward to seeing what everyone had to say about it 😉 Then went into town to look at a kitten and clean a house. The kitten was obviously accepted and an arrangement made to pick her up the next [...]

Jem Moment: Pinterest Dream Becomes Reality

Michiel gave me the disheartening news that the grey couch I liked at Jysk, was no longer. So I had glanced online to see if anyone happened to be selling anything that would work for us. First, I spotted a 'kidney' couch, in good shape and for only $50, which we considered unique and well [...]