Saying Goodbye to Union Street

Since paying off my car in November (or realizing I could go ahead and pay it off at any time without penalty!) I realized that with the help of my budgeting system I am able to save decent money and […]

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Tour My Wardrobe

If you cannot view the video above please check it out on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k8YL9TtVNLM People often say to me “wow you must have a huge closet!” well there are a few ways to respond to this. Yes and no. I […]

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The Quarterly Re-Arrangement

It seems every 4 months I feel the urge to rejuvenate myself through changing my home. At last look in September I repainted some of my existing furniture to blend into the space better. I had been quite busy with […]

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Cute Cubby

The furniture section of Value Village is a deadly place for me some days. I love to rotate my home furnishings almost as much as my closet. I walked by this little white cubby unit for $6 and thought it […]

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Recovered Wingback Chair

It has been decided that my home is a source of work to my family, not often do they come by for a nice visit with a cup of tea and relaxation. It seems to always been that there is […]

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Refurbished Plant Stand

I have recently become more interested in having plant life in my home, in the past this has been rather unsuccessful even with plants that are “impossible to kill”. Thankfully I have a mother with a green thumb that has […]

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The Apple Green Chair

It isn’t often that I thrift furniture as I think my home is finally at a point where the design of each room really works well. Of course this isn’t to say in a year I won’t want to completely […]

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The Chair That Could Have Been

Not all thrifting adventures are successful, in fact a lot of times we leave disheartened and empty handed. Maybe you completely fell in love with those shoes that were three sizes too big or the style of that dress was […]

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The Purple Couch

The final verdict comes with mixed reviews. Personally I think they look fantastic and unfortunately (for Mom!) it makes me want to source out more cheap furniture to recover for my new place. Luckily it takes time and a great […]

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Retro Furniture Gets Second Chance!

Occasionally we get tired of our furniture and want to upgrade. Upgrade doesn’t always mean hitting the Brick and JYSK in search of something better or more suitable than what we currently have. Sometimes we just want to switch up […]

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Refinished Headboard

I’ve been watching Kijiji for some time collecting pieces to form a real bed. I started with the expensive mattress purchase which was a house-warming gift from the bank of Mom & Dad. I’m not exactly fond of living a […]

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