Category Archives: Interior Design

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 …

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 : …

10 Ahhh-mazingly Simple Decorating Ideas

Life is better when you are laughing.   And   decorating   with   twigs    10   simple  decorating  ideas : Tip #1 : *  Up-cycle your dining chairs with paint. *   Mix and match your chairs for …

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 …

CARTOONATIC : the best photo app … It will float your boat & butter your bread

My Favourite Photo App : CARTOONATIC : * Floats my boat * *Butters my bread * * Scratches my back * *It’s the icing on my cake * * Stamped it * Double stamped it * Pinkie swear it * …

An Awesome Giveaway. Beautifully Bali. Subscribe to Win.

Who likes presents ?! I know you are jumping up and down. ‘I do. I do.’ Stop that. Your cat is probably wondering what the heck you are up to again.  Seriously, this is getting embarrassing. Well, my friend.  Get …

DIY Kitchen Pantry Doors. CHALK it up to Childhood.

Do you ever wish you had a chalkboard eraser for your brain? I do.   I would erase all of my awkward childhood memories. The embarrassing ones.  The ones where I visited the principals office.  The ones where I visited …

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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