Finding My Home

As you may know I am a first time home buyer right in the thick of it, busy spring buying/selling season and competition unlike any other I’ve ever experienced. To date I have looked at 6 houses which in the […]

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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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Refinished Coffee Table

I purchased two wood framed coffee tables when I first arrived in Medicine Hat two years ago from a couple on Kijiji. They have been a great fit for all of my apartments out west but lately I’ve been finding […]

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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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