Urban Cultivator

Published February 24, 2016

Do you enjoy fresh herbs all year long? Once the summer months are over it's difficult to grow herbs outside in the garden. Ultimately we find ourselves paying high prices for packaged herbs in the grocery store. However, you don't... Continue reading →

Colour 2016

Published January 13, 2016

When the holidays come to an end, our homes tend to look a little empty and depressing for the remaining winter months. The decorations are put away and the twinkle lights no longer illuminate our rooms. There are ways to... Continue reading →

New Fall Colours For Your Home

Published November 25, 2015

November is a popular month for paint manufacturers to release their fall line-up. This year there appears to be a trend toward calming colours. Think of warm, down-to-earth brown tones and soft beachside hues. Natural bright colours and soft pastels... Continue reading →

Accessorizing Made Easy

Published September 30, 2015

Have you ever walked into a room and had the feeling like something was off or missing? Perhaps it was lacking in warmth or ambience in some way? Well, it could very well be that the room was not accessorized... Continue reading →

Low VOC Paints…for a Healthier Home

Published August 25, 2015

It seems that low-VOC (volatile organic compound) paint is everywhere on store shelves these days. There has been much written on the pros and cons of these eco-friendly products and you will probably see more and more of them in... Continue reading →

Quick and Easy Plexiglass Placemats

Published July 30, 2015

[caption id="attachment_1434" align="alignright" width="224"] Here I used a patterned green paper but any colour scheme will work[/caption] I love finding alternative uses for materials and plexiglass is a perfect example. This clear, synthetic resin is available in various sizes, thicknesses... Continue reading →

Welcoming Guests Into Your Home

Published July 08, 2015

Creating a welcoming space within your home for guests is always appreciated. Guests may be tired from their journey and wish to arrive in a comfortable environment where they can begin to unwind and relax. If you are expecting guests... Continue reading →

Vancouver Candle Company

Published July 01, 2015

Have you ever wondered why we are drawn to candles? Perhaps a warm, flickering candle is a bit like a blanket to comfort us when the sun disappears and the cooler weather moves in for the evening? Whatever the reason,... Continue reading →

10 Great Ideas to Add Curb Appeal To Your Home

Published May 27, 2015

Are you in the market to sell your home? Or perhaps are you looking to update the curb appeal of your existing house? Either way, curb appeal is important. When visitors or prospective buyers drive up to your home for... Continue reading →

Furniture Makeovers

Published May 13, 2015

You may have seen in various issues of home decor magazines a popular trend of painting old furniture to give it new life. If you love the look of modern decor but you don't want to part with some of... Continue reading →