Home and Garden

It’s your family’s home base, so it makes sense that you want it to be perfect. Here’s everything we have to offer for the home – including decorating, cleaning, DIYs, and home care.

25 Ways to Get Your Home Ready for Spring

25 Ways to Get Your Home Ready for Spring

Spring is hands down my favourite season, and a great time to get some work done around the house. I always find the fresh air and extra sunshine make it so much easier to clean and declutter. To help bring some fun seasonal freshness and cheer in, here's some...

Wallpapers for a Laundry Room

Wallpapers for a Laundry Room

Laundry is one of those chores I struggle to keep up with, but I find it makes a huge difference if the washer and dryer is in a space I actually want to be in. One quick trick I love for updating a laundry room is wallpapers; they can add a pop of color or...

holiday porch

25 Cute Christmas Doormats

Are you a seasonal decorator?? I am actually not - I don't like moving my regular decor to fit other things. But you know what I do love decorating, the front step! I absolutely love a good door mat, typically layered, with a door sign or wreath and coordinated...

French Country Living Room Decorating Ideas

French Country Living Room Decorating Ideas

If you're not familiar with this design trend, French country decor embodies the countryside of France and all its beauty. Whether you're going on all with the French country style or just want to bring some elements in alongside your modern decor, here's some of...

What to Declutter in October

What to Declutter in October

I love the fall for the same reason I like spring: the change. Where things come alive in the spring, everything ends in the autumn (or at least where I live, anyway) as we move towards winter. Once October hits I find we're calmed down from back to school and that...

Is a central vacuum worth it? I think so - this is a picture of my new Maytag vacuum

Is a Central Vacuum Worth It?

We recently installed a new central vacuum after our other (very old) unit died a couple years ago. With five messy kids and a fluffy puppy, I vacuum. A lot. So I thought I'd share whether or not a central vacuum is actually worth it! Before I get into it I want to...

The best way to organize Lego using Ikea Trofast bins

How to Organize Lego

I'm a huge fan of Lego and have been since I was a kid. As both an adult collector and a parent to kids who play Lego, I've had plenty of time to figure out the best way to organize Lego pieces. And I hate to break it to you - you're probably doing it wrong. This...

DIY Geometric Painted Accent Wall

I can't believe I haven't posted about this project until now! I actually did this awhile ago and never shared. Oops! Anyway, here's the geometric style accent wall I painted for my daughter's room. It uses blue, pink, green, white, and purple paint and I'm really...

How to organize a bottom freezer

How to Organize a Bottom Freezer

I love organizing projects, especially when they make your life easier. We recently switched our all fridge to a fridge that included a bottom freezer, and I've only decided to organize it properly. Of course, I'm very lucky that we don't have to keep all our food...