Canadian Showcase: Judi Patson, Even Design Jewellery

Canadian Showcase Even Design

Today’s Canadian Showcase features my favourite jewellery brand, Even Design! I’ve been a fan of Judi Patson’s designs for years and own a few pieces myself. Her creative and unique pieces are inspiring, fun and whimsical. It was an honour to have the pleasure of interviewing her for this post and introducing them to you.

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Resolutions – To Do or Not To Do?

New Year Resolution

Resolutions are a hot topic for January. Do you do them? Don’t do them? Although resolutions can be set at any time of the year, people generally equate them to January and a fresh start. The question remains, are resolutions a good idea? The answer is simple…. It depends. Read on and give your opinion!

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DIY Gnomes That Are Fun (and Cheap!) To Make

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This holiday season, I’ve become obsessed with Gnomes. I set out to write my very first DIY post for you on how to make one of these cute creators at home. Using items easily found at the Dollar Store or around your house, putting together your very own creation is super fun, easy and really inexpensive.

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Canadian Showcase: Ben & Mark, Benji Sleep Co-Founders

BenjiSleep

In today’s Canadian Showcase, I’m excited to introduce you to Benji Sleep! We’re currently doing a bedroom refresh and I came across this brand while researching bedding. I was immediately drawn to their vibrant website, quirky language, claim to have “the softest damn sheets on the internet” and veritable avalanche of positive reviews. Check ‘em out!

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Eco-Friendly Laundry Solutions

Eco-Friendly Laundry Solutions

Do you think you need to sacrifice quality to use eco-friendly laundry solutions? Worried about how laundry chemicals impact your family’s well-being? Look no further! Here are some simple tips to help you be sustainable, healthy and get those clothes clean. You’ll be surprised at how a few easy changes can make a huge impact.

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Canadian Showcase: Hilary MacMillan, Designer

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Welcome to our new series Canadian Showcase! Here we’ll feature brands that are making a splash on the scene in Canada and around the world. For our inaugural post, we’d like to introduce you to fashion designer Hilary MacMillan and her Fall 2020 collection. We think you’ll be as impressed as we were!

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Social Media and the Global Pandemic

Podcast

Hello Friends! I’m back from a summer break and looking forward to writing again! I hope you’ve all had a fabulous summer that was safe and healthy. I really felt like I needed some quality off-line time so, for the most part, I disengaged from all my social accounts. But now that I’m ready to […]

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Family Movie Night with Teens & Tweens

Finding a movie that everyone in the family can enjoy, including teens and tweens, is harder than you think! Some are too kiddish and some are too mature. Some are boring and some are cringy. In today’s post, I’ve included some suggestions – both classic and current – that are enjoyable for the everyone. Get that popcorn ready!

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Creating A Home Office Without Losing Space!

Deskspace

Working from home shouldn’t mean you’re camped out in a space that isn’t helping you be productive or creative. You deserve an area that’s all about you, without sacrificing space! I recently converted my guest room to a study while still keeping space for guests to stay. Read on to see how I did it!

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Mother’s Day 2020 – 25 Ideas in Isolation

Mother's Day

Mother’s Day 2020 will be different than ever before but the day can be just as special! Many of us won’t be able to see our mums or have the pampered-day we really wanted. So here are some ideas to get your creative juices flowing to help make the day special for your loved ones.

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