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Seaside Bungalows and Forest Retreats

I think everyone can agree that if you are looking for a place to relax, heading to the mountains or the ocean is a good idea.   344 more words

Aimee Victorian Armoire

Reincarnation, historic homes and a free festival

Did you ever notice that anyone who talks about a past life was always a princess or a pharaoh? Yeah, me too.

But I’m firmly convinced that if I did have a past life it was lived as a common laborer or simple farm wife. 349 more words

Dianna Borsi O'Brien

Dinosaurs at Knebworth

While in England, I went with my Mum, my sister Lauren and my nephew Sonny to the grounds of Knebworth House, in Hertfordshire. I had never been before. 484 more words


What were our Founding Fathers' Homes Like?

Two hundred and forty years ago, the Declaration of Independence was passed by congress, which formally declared thirteen colonies independent and sovereign from their British rule. 723 more words

Home Improvement

The Geffrye Gardens

It’s been quite a while since my last post but never fear, I am back and ready to blog! A few weeks ago, I came across an article on… 444 more words


Vancouver's Fading History

This past weekend I went along with my sister on the 2016 Vancouver Heritage House Tour – a self-guided tour inside some of Vancouver’s heritage and character homes. 810 more words

Character Homes

This week at № 42

The tiles for the scullery have arrived. They’re by an Italian company called Marca Corona- from their new Terra collection.

I’ve been sanding the cupboards which are going to be painted the same (khaki) color as the door into the kitchen ( 168 more words