Creamy Easter Bunny Centerpiece

Published April 16, 2014

The sun seems to be making its way back into our gardens and the temperatures are warming up. Spring is finally here and that means Easter is just around the corner. It's always nice to gather the family together at... Continue reading →

St. Patrick's Day…Add a Little Green!

Published March 12, 2014

So you're not Irish? Well that doesn't mean you can't celebrate St. Patrick's Day along with those who are. St. Patrick's Day commemorates the patron Saint Patrick, a missionary in Ireland who spread the teachings of Christianity. Over the years,... Continue reading →

Decorating a White Winter Wonderland…by Lita R. Lane

Published December 10, 2013

Lita R. Lane Deck the halls with festive ornaments to add sparkle and light to your Christmas.  I decorate each main room of our house, setting aside the last week in November to undertake one or two rooms each day... Continue reading →

Quick and Easy Wreath

Published December 05, 2013

Every year I try something new on my door for the holiday season. This year it’s all about colour. Don’t get me wrong, I love the traditional red and green for the holidays but sometimes it’s nice to change it... Continue reading →

Santa Hat Christmas Arrangements

Published November 11, 2013

This year why not make these simple Santa Hat Floral arrangements to incorporate into your Holiday Decorating? All you need is 3 white, square containers, wet floral foam, white feathers and red roses. You can find the containers and feathers... Continue reading →

Putting The Bite On Gourds

Published October 23, 2013

The scariest holiday of the year calls for entertaining in a frightful fashion. This year, boost your fright factor with these cute little vampire gourds. These little nocturnal creatures make for a great craft for the kids to dig their... Continue reading →

Father's Day Craft Idea

Published June 12, 2013

[caption id="attachment_2116" align="alignright" width="208"] Spend some time with your kids to assemble a scrapbook that Dad will cherish forever[/caption] FATHER'S Day is the one day where you have the opportunity to thank your father for everything he's done for you... Continue reading →

House & Home March 2013….Design Lump

Published March 01, 2013

Check out Barb's latest article in the Style Files section of House & Home...Montreal's Design Lump www.houseandhome.com Continue reading →

Wintery White Wreath

Published December 19, 2012

[caption id="attachment_1851" align="alignright" width="217"] Use a mixture of fresh and artificial greens and berries for your wreath.[/caption] The holidays are one of the most colourful times of year, so why limit yourself to traditional red and green for your holiday... Continue reading →

Holiday Hostess Gift Ideas: Candy Cane Red Rose Arrangement

Published November 17, 2012

[caption id="attachment_1546" align="alignright" width="271"] Dollar Store Candy Canes may be transformed into a beautiful arrangement with roses from your local grocery store.[/caption] Bottles of wine and chocolates are nice, but why not try something new this year when planning your... Continue reading →