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June 2018

Healthy Eating-Sprout Growing

Sprout growing- If you like to eat healthy, here’s an easy way you can incorporate sprouts into your diet.  Sprouts are great in sandwiches, wraps, salads, and even topping on soups. I used to buy them until I realized that grocery stores weren’t offering them anymore because of risk of contamination.  But sprouts are great […]

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May 2018

DIY Bug Hotel-A Fun Family Project

Why would you want to attract bugs to your garden?  What are the benefits of creating a bug hotel? I have to admit that I have a passion for nature-meaning anything I can do to help it, take care of it, and make cool stuff for it and from it. That’s why I got interested […]

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February 2018

Washroom Overhaul Part 1

Let me introduce you to my washroom- When I bought my house back in 2011, I knew that it was a flip and that I would probably encounter a few questionable repairs and reno’s.  Coming from a family that built houses and apartment buildings, I am not easily intimidated when it comes to building and […]

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September 2017

Back yard-Converting Unused Space into a Relaxing Area

  My back yard. This summer marked 6 years of living in my home and in my last post I described what we had done since then. Now that this area has been transformed I now feel that the back yard is complete. Every area has its purpose (well, almost all). It all started at […]

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May 2017

Doors and Bookcases

One would think that I am obsessed with doors but the truth is that the doors end up finding me! Somehow, someway I ended up with a few doors and I don’t need any more doors in my house. Since chucking them wasn’t an option, repurposing them was the next and most viable one. When […]

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April 2017

The Two Door Cupboard

Salvaged pride. I just need 1 thing to inspire me.  Couple that with giving me the challenge of making it either the cheapest (money wise) possible or entirely with reclaimed wood and I’m off. Sometimes I need to regroup and I need to go back in my bubble so I challenge myself with something new. […]

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April 2017

Laundry Room Over Haul

It was an unorganized laundry room begging for a makeover.  User unfriendly for vertically challenged people. The poor layout made things hard to reach unless you were 6 feet tall (I’m 5’2).  There was also a lot of wasted space due to the cramming of everything against the back wall and because this first floor […]