Distressing Furniture

The hubs and I have been blessed with families that unloaded their old furniture onto us when we moved out.  Which is actually kind of awesome because we saved lots of money.  But it’s less awesome when the furniture is outdated and non-matching.  Luckily for us, I’m a thrifty DIY kinda gal! I did some […]

Sewing Inspiration: Downton Abbey and the Roaring 20’s

Welp – I am officially on the Downton Abbey train! Not that I didn’t think I would like it…. au contraire bonjour!  (ps: that is a Ladies’ Man reference).  It has everything I like in a show…  history, drama, intrigue, British accents, Maggie Smith, the English countryside, and period costumes! Oh, the costumes!  The dresses […]

End of Summer…

It’s that time of year again here in Canada… the crisp chill in the air, days are getting shorter, the leaves are beginning to change colour.  Autumn is on it’s way!  My husband brews his own beer from scratch, and is quite good at it.  He planted hops at his parents house a few years […]