How to Make Beautiful Chalkboard Art (Video)

Happy Monday! I wanted to make some fun chalkboard art for a project I’m working on, so I thought I’d share the video of me making it with you today. There are a couple of great tricks that anyone can use to make beautiful and professional looking chalkboard art ....more

Strawberry Chocolate Fondue Popsicles

It’s supposed to get to 32 degrees celcius up here this weekend, and I think my fellow Alberta girls (and boys) will agree – that is HOT for us! I’ve asked hubby to pick up a kiddie swimming pool for the girls for the weekend, and we’re planning as many cool-down activities as possible. One of our favourite ways to beat the heat? ...more

Sew a Fitted Skirt for a Keyboard Stand Cover

When you enter our home, the first thing that you see is a short wall in our sitting room where my keyboard resides. It’s really the only spot on our main floor that suits the size of my keyboard, and I need it somewhere easily accessible so that I can practice music for church (and for fun). The icky looking metal stand and cords underneath the keyboard started bugging me to BITS ....more

Whole Wheat Oatmeal Coconut Cookies (An Aussie Bites Knockoff Recipe)

Have you ever tried those “Aussie Bites” from Costco? SO addicting. They’re like little mini cakelets (that’s a word in my books) filled with all sorts of flavourful ingredients like oats, coconut and dried fruit ....more

Create a Low Maintenance Flower Bed (+ Our Front Yard Progress)

Woohoo! It’s almost summer, folks. Can you feel it? ...more

Make a Kimono Shrug from a Scarf (Video)

Scarves are pretty much the best thing to happen to the world of accessories ever. I have a decent sized collection, and I wear them all year long. There are fluffy ones for winter, and gauzy ones for spring ....more