When is it Worth Getting Professional Help for Your Garden?

We all like to have a garden that looks neat and tidy, and if you have somewhat of a green thumb then you probably do most of the yard work yourself. When it comes to cleaning up the garden, there is undoubtedly plenty that you can do yourself. However, there are also some maintenance, problem-solving, … Continue reading When is it Worth Getting Professional Help for Your Garden?

Inside/Out: Making Your House Like Brand New

Do you look at your home and feel uninspired? While sometimes, the answer is obvious that some organization is needed, and a little bit of moving things around can reinvigorate a space sometimes when you want to make your house look completely different to what it is, this can be a mammoth task. When you … Continue reading Inside/Out: Making Your House Like Brand New

Furniture Makeover Part I & Bathroom re-organization

Hello lovely readers. This weekend we finally got around to starting our furniture painting/repainting projects - and there are quite a few. We want more of a beach house look now that we live in, well, a beach house. Just over a year ago, we bought two kitchen islands from Ikea (love that store). As … Continue reading Furniture Makeover Part I & Bathroom re-organization

Sometimes It’s the Little Things – New Projects, Pantry Re-organization & Coffee Table-scapes

Coffee Tablescape

Hello friends. Yesterday, I had the most lovely Sunday that I've had in a long time. No over-ambitious meal prep for the week (well, I made my lunches, but that was it!), no rushing around trying to squeeze a week's worth of housework into 2 hours, just a "it'll get done when it gets done" attitude … Continue reading Sometimes It’s the Little Things – New Projects, Pantry Re-organization & Coffee Table-scapes

A Little Bit More Organization and a Fridge Clean Out

I know I've said it before, but organizing never really ends, does it? Just when I think I have it all figured out ... I never really do. I was doing a bit of a mini spring clean in my kitchen last weekend and saw a few things I could improve upon. The cupboard under … Continue reading A Little Bit More Organization and a Fridge Clean Out

Small Space Re-organizing

Pantry

Hi everyone. I'm still not used to small-space living, but I'm getting the hang of it. I did some more tweaking a couple of weekends ago. Organizing is a never-ending process - you think you have it down and then the process of living gets in the way and, before long, it's a complete shambles … Continue reading Small Space Re-organizing

Small Space Solutions and Fall Decorating

Sit awhile

Hi Guys! Still trying to catch up from my bloggy glitch where I lost most of my content (grrrr).  As you may know, we moved from an 1,110 sq. ft. townhouse to a 650 sq. ft. beach cottage (you can read about that here), so it's a continuous process finding places to put everything where … Continue reading Small Space Solutions and Fall Decorating

How I Organized My Closet

Hi everyone. Our bedroom closet was starting to become messy again. With Spring just around the corner (I hope somebody tells Mother Nature soon), I thought today would be a good day to do some reorganization. Uugh - you see what I mean, right? The only thing I bought for this project was a shoe rack. … Continue reading How I Organized My Closet

Ikea Hack! New Pantry Makeover

Hi everyone! We've been planning out Pantry makeover for a few weeks now and I'm excited to say that we finally got it done this weekend! I found the inspiration for this at Apartment Therapy and wanted to do something similar This is what the original pantry cupboard looked like Not very interesting. Hubby wasn't … Continue reading Ikea Hack! New Pantry Makeover

How I (re) Organized my Powder Room/Laundry Room

Hello everyone. It's mid-week, so not long to go until the weekend. We live in a small townhouse, so I'm always looking for ways to optimize our space while making it functional and pleasing to the eye also. We have a powder room on the first floor that doubles as a laundry room. It didn't … Continue reading How I (re) Organized my Powder Room/Laundry Room