Weekend Pins #19: Dreamy Outdoor Spaces

Happy Weekend! With the first long weekend of the season upon us and the beginnings of my small balcony makeover, I thought this weekend would be perfect to share some dreamy outdoor spaces! Balconys, patios, backyards and gardens… summer is all about spending as much time as possible in the great outdoors. So, here are […]


Weekend Pins #18: New Uses for Old Maps

Happy Weekend! Can you believe we’re already almost halfway through May?! My sister and I have already started planning a September road trip and it seems like ages away, but I know it will sneak up on us pretty quick. We’ll be driving down to Tropicana Field in Florida to see the Blue Jay’s play […]

DIY Nautical Pallet Sign + A GIVEAWAY!

DIY Nautical Pallet Sign + A GIVEAWAY!

Can you believe that I have never made anything with pallets before? My dad would always cut them up for firewood before I could get to them. Luckily, my mom + I have corrupted him and a few weeks ago he went to get a truck load of pallets just to make some signs for […]


Weekend Pins #17: DIY Pallet Projects

Happy Weekend! You might find this hard to believe, but I just recently completed one my first DIY Pallet Projects: a wooden sign. I’ll be sharing the details of that on Monday, but in the mean time I’ve been pinning like crazy to my Wood Working board with ideas of things I can get my […]


Gold Mirror Makeover

This may be surprising to you, but I recently completed my very first spray paint make over… a gold mirror! I never really had the space to spray paint before moving out on my own.  Over spray, drips… I just didn’t want to deal with the hassle and prep work needed.  It seemed easier and […]


Weekend Pins #16: Coffee Cart Inspiration

Happy Weekend! I am so glad this week is over- it’s felt very long and I’ve been having trouble sleeping this week, so I’ve been trying to survive on lots of coffee. I have not always been a big coffee drinker- in fact, for quite some time just a tiny sip of coffee would leave […]


Through My iPhone // Boston

Last week, my sister & I boarded a plane to Boston and spent 3 days shopping, walking & watching the Blue Jays lose to play the Red Sox. I took my ‘big girl’ camera (my Nikon d3000), but rarely used it- my iPhone was all I needed. While I’m still recovering from the trip (walking […]