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Someone left out this wicker shelving for garbage pickup and so I brought it in the house to use for my plants and seeds.

my plants and seeds will have a new home in the window with their grow lights. I feel so lucky to have spotted this wicker baker’s rack yesterday on the curb for garbage pickup. 76 more words



Welcome to my blog, about stuff. A space for me to write anything and everything and share it with like-minded people.

I’m a graduate who’s yet to fall into the job of my dreams but wishes to pursue a love of writing. 42 more words


nature, texture, hygge & IDS 2017

It’s been a whirlwind week of TV appearances, presenting about trends in home decor, colours and new Dulux paints products.

After a couple of spots on local Calgary TV stations to start the week, Thursday was a day packed with recording seven segments for Edmonton’s CITY TV’s… 243 more words


First blog post

Hurrah, I finally sat down to write my first ever post. It seemed daunting at first .. my words in black and white … but alas here I am, I have pushed through the invisible barrier! 113 more words


The ghost of yard sales past

I had no idea what to title this.

BUT it kinda makes sense. Here’s why.

I bought this Polaroid mobile printer, brand new in the box at a yard sale from this woman who had no clue what it was, sold it to me for $3. 213 more words


Thrifty Car Rental is Terrible

Just returned from a great trip to Southern California — only one bad experience and that is with Thrifty Car Rental. Bottom line – never again. 383 more words

How I snagged a $300 FLOR rug for $30

My husband and I have always avoided carpet or rugs in our home. It’s what you do when you have a small dog who will undoubtedly mark said soft surface within a week. 725 more words