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The Colour of Champagne

Am I the only weirdo that’s been married for 8 years and still looks at wedding dresses???  I can’t help it!  My wedding dress was dumb – it was a total spontaneous purchase…. And that damn pinterest…. there are so…

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My Christmas Wrapping Paper!

After my post about Christmas wrapping paper ideas (here), I wasn’t sure exactly what I wanted to do this year! I received a ton of emails from followers with suggestions (thank you very much, btw!).  Eventually, I decided on traditional…

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Favourite Finds Friday

This week, I saw this picture on Pinterest, and it sparked my long lost love for tartan.  Hummmm, tartan – can be tacky and ugly, or rich and chic.  Here are my rich and chic finds this week! Tartan Cup…

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Dollar Store Candle Craft (FAIL!)

You can’t win them all my friends – this is my first (shared) craft fail. My original idea came from this post on Glitter Guide which I found on Pinterest. Double sided tape + glitter = easy, cute, glittered stuff.…

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Recreating an Inspiration Room

When you look at a nursery like this, it’s easy to say “whoa, love that!”, but then end up doing a traditional Winnie the Pooh room from Babies ‘r Us because you can never imagine being able to do this…

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Best Ever Potato Soup

I rarely post recipes on my blog, but this one was too good not to share. My little man James has grown a full inch since September, but he’s lost a bit of weight.  So, the Ukie in me comes…

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Recreating an Inspiration Room

Have you ever looked at a designer room and thought “I want that!” but are too intimidated to attempt it yourself?  Well, there is no reason to be afraid!  Everyone is capable of creating the home of their dreams within…

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Pantone Announces Colour of the Year

The Pantone Color Institute has announced the Color of the Year for 2013: Emerald 17-5641….Lucky for me this is one of my favourite colours. “Most often associated with brilliant, precious gemstones, the perception of Emerald is sophisticated and luxurious. Since…

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Favourite Finds Friday

One of the best parts of Christmas shopping is coming across a ton of cool gadgets!!! I believe this pen is just a prototype, but how cool is it!!! Scan the colour you want to use, and then go nuts.…

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