Category Archives: Decorate Like A Designer

Is your kitchen fugly? Want to make it fabulous?

  Is your kitchen fugly?  Dream BIG.  There is hope for you. Pursue big dreams instead of small realities. If I can work with the worlds fugliest kitchen … then anyone can do it.   My kitchen had a face …

$100 Home Depot Gift Card Giveaway. Maybe. With your vote.

  Did you know that there is a Home and Garden contest going on right now? Right now. Now. In this moment. A  contest !! And I’m losing.  I’d hate to say that I am a sore loser.  I am …

Come meet Colin & Justin at the Cottage Life Show today !! Whoop whoop !!

Guess what happened ? Go on. Come on.  Guess it ! Hurry up. That’s it.  Time’s up.  I can’t stand to wait another moment. I waited long enough.  I’m spillin’ it. Spill = Colin and Justin will be at the …

A DIY That Will Make Your Breasts Larger & Your Waistline Smaller *snicker*

This DIY will even make you stand ten feet tall. Why ? Because you will be as proud as a peacock.   You will puff out your chest, suck in your tummy and stand taller than a super model. Wooohooo …

Creative ideas to build your own Funky Outhouse or Wooden Throne

  Need some inspiration for creating an outhouse ~ small garden shed ~ or small outbuilding ?  All three buildings are the same same but different. Outhouse – toilet + gardening tools = Very cool garden shed  DIY OUTHOUSE IDEAS : …

Toronto Fall Home Show -> Free ticket giveaway to sexiness…

GUESS WHAT ?!! That’s what.  Jokes. The Toronto FALL HOME SHOW is on…. in T.O. tinsel town Sept 20-23 2013 Update : Feb 20 -23 2014 Better Living Centre, Exhibition Place And…wait for it…wait for it….they gave me 20 TICKETS to …

DESIGN THE LIFE YOU WANT TO LIVE

If there was ever a place on earth that inspires me as a designer….this is it !!! ***  North Island, Seychelles   *** My absolute, all time favourite design inspiration. I could live on this island. RIGHT NOW UHHHMMMmmm, like …

Don’t Panic…It’s Under Control

Before you look any further, you must really read this post Treehouse + Squirrel = TROUBLE  so we can be playing with the same squirrel deck. You should know the ‘big picture’ about our treehouse scandalmonger. Our treehouse squirrel is a …

TreeHugger HUGGED the TreeHouse. With An Epic Hug. A Mind-blowing Hug.

I interrupt my regularly scheduled blog programming for a public service announcement. JOKES. Jokes. I just wanted to pretend I was all-serious-like. The Treehouse had a TREEHUGGER.com Debut !! This is not a regular blog post…not the usual ‘me’…because I …

15 Ways to Decorate with TWIGS. Simple. Gorgeous. Just like Pocahontas.

There is something to be said about decorating with sticks. It’s a STICKY situation.   It makes you feel a bit like Pocahontas.  A wild child.  Living in the woods.   It also causes you to think outside the decorator …

A Flawless Door Hardware Design……Unless You’re A CAT

I would like to apologize to the residents of COLBORNE Street. I have no idea where your street sign went.  I haven’t seen it anywhere.  I swear. If I did happen to see it, I would use it for a …

Rain Chains Are Sexy & Cheap AND Won’t Get You In Trouble With Your Spouse

Except my spouse.  Rain chains get me in trouble with him. I don’t know why.  { insert ‘pretend’ innocent face } TRUTH: Rain chains are sexy and they are cheap.  I was going to say that about my spouse too. …

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