Have a “Picture Perfect” Fall on a Budget + The Interac 21 Day Credit Free Challenge

Sometimes I feel like there’s a bit of pressure to embrace the changing of seasons in such a “picture perfect” manner – especially in the blogging world. Now that it’s Fall, we’re to have perfectly decorated houses (that’s NEW decorations, folks – no reusing last year’s!), all new outfits to show off, and a pricey spiced latte in our hands as we pose for our Instagram pics. You might remember that I began the...more

DIY Living Room Styling Tips at The Edmonton Fall Home Show + Win Free Tickets!

Since winning the title of Western Canada’s Next Home Stylist this August, life has been one happy blur! I flew to Vancouver at the end of August for a meeting with Marketplace Events and Urban Barn to determine what my presentation would look like at the Western Canada home shows this Fall, and I presented at my first show last weekend in Calgary. I was SO nervous right before the presentation, but as soon as I connected with some smiling faces when I got on stage, I was OK ....more

Picture Perfect Fall

It's certainly a challenge to work with the money you have in the bank rather than relying on credit, and I've learned to embrace the changing of seasons in a more creative, budget-friendly way. Here are some ideas on how you too can enjoy Fall in a "picture perfect" way without spending the money you don't have....more

Fall 2015 Home Tour: Simple Woodland-Inspired Country Decor

Welcome to Our DIY House on this fine Fall day. Why don’t you come in and I’ll make you a vanilla latte? Or… wait! ...more

How to Hang Art + Win Up To $5000 in Gift Cards by Sharing Your Own How-To!

I hang a lot of artwork in our home. There are two ways I like to do it: with those little Command Picture-Hanging Strips...more

DIY Foraged Fall Wreath + 13 More Wreath Ideas


Neutral Fall Mantel + The Creative Corner #65: DIY, Craft & Home Decor Link Party

Happy, happy Sunday, friends!...more

How to Decorate a Home You Love on a Budget

Ever since we built...more

Decorating on a budget

As we've worked on our home, I've found it an exciting challenge to find fun ways to decorate our space spending as little money as possible. We want to use the money we have with our INTERAC® Association Debit card rather than falling into steep credit card debt....more