The best book hideaways

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The best book hideawaysHouse & Home, Life

by admin on October 23, 2011 with 2 comments

Books are my best friend. I carry one around wherever I go and it’s always there for me when I need it. They can cheer me up when I’m feeling down or make me ponder what life’s about. I’ve always told myself that when I buy a house I will have a giant bookcase, floor …

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Growing and Buying local

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Growing and Buying localFood, Gardening, Life

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There’s something exciting about going to a local farmers market and buying freshly made bread or vegetables that still have dirt on them. I have always preferred to buy local over buying from the grocery store. Food actually tastes different when it’s grown in rich soil or made from locally grown flour. The difference in …

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Places I’m loving…Design, Life

by admin on October 21, 2011 with Comments Off on Places I’m loving… comments

Sometimes I wish I could win the lottery just to be able to buy a loft in the city with huge ceilings and a mezzanine. I would buy down filled sofa’s, make a wall rack for plants, have massive colourful pillows, have a creative corner, a massive canvas on the wall, fun ikea storage… and …

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Newest edition to creative halloween costume

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Newest edition to creative halloween costumeArt, DIY and craftiness, Life

by admin on October 18, 2011 with Comments Off on Newest edition to creative halloween costume comments

The halloween costume building is well under way and I am quite proud of what It will eventually be. It’s a super creative costume and definitely doesn’t look store bought. My friend helped me come to the conclusion of what I am: some sort of ghoul/ witch doctor type thing.

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This is halloween

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This is halloweenLife

by admin on September 28, 2011 with Comments Off on This is halloween comments

Halloween is now upon us! (but then again so is christmas according to the st0res) I am ever so excited for this time of year. It is my time to shine. If only there could be more days where we could get dressed up in creative costumes and give candy to children. I also like …

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Mother nature is cracking her knuckles

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Mother nature is cracking her knucklesLife

by admin on September 20, 2011 with Comments Off on Mother nature is cracking her knuckles comments

Today I watched a most interesting video on what I would consider the end of the world. Ok, maybe not the end of the world but close to it! The documentary was done by Doc Zone which is a tv show that airs on cbc. It looked at the fault line that falls right under …

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Not toe socks but toe shoes!

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Not toe socks but toe shoes!Life

by admin on September 19, 2011 with Comments Off on Not toe socks but toe shoes! comments

Recently I decided to take another peak at Vibram five fingers. They’re a type of shoe that contours each toe, a bit similar to something nike came out with where the big toe is separated. A few years ago I had heard about them some how and thought they were the coolest things I had …

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Conflict of interests?

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Conflict of interests?Life

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This evening while out on a walk with my little limping pooch I thought of something interesting. Ideally I would like to be able to write whatever I want on my blog, personal and professional. But when it comes down to it, I can’t really have a personal/professional blog, can I? If this were to …

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Radical self love

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Radical self loveLife

by admin on September 18, 2011 with Comments Off on Radical self love comments

Although this post has absolutely nothing to do with design or gardening, it is something to do with life. Life can definitely get you down sometimes and when it does you should read this. Make it the background on your computer. Print it and hang it from the mirror in your car. Miniaturize it and hide …

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