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Before and after bath

Bright and fresh guest bath

I’m sharing a before and after of a small guest bath that was completed recently.  As you can see, it is now bright and fresh and ready for some Christmas guests. A few befores. removing the bulkhead made such a huge difference. This was a budget makeover as it is a little used bathroom and […]

Closeup of turquoise and evergreen exterior urn

Simple and easy turquoise accented Christmas urn

As promised, here’s my urn and wreath at my city house. As you can see I went with turquoise accents on my Christmas urn, this year.  I love the way the turquoise stands out against the evergreens. And a close up. It was super quick this year, I just picked up some cedar and boxwood […]


This year’s country christmas urn

After our 15-25 cm of snow this weekend, it now looks just like Christmas here! So pretty but NOT so great for driving. This past weekend, I got my country log home ready for the holidays (minus the real tree). Have you started your decorating yet?  Yesterday, I did my country Christmas exterior urn and the […]