I love and live a simple life. I chose a simple life, because for me it is the good life. I am happier to slow down, enjoy small pleasures, and am elated and so very thankful to be free from the busy, repetitive and rushed world I once worked amid — albeit a world I learned… Continue reading Go big or go home bedroom set!
When I was lucky enough to come across this once loved but since forgotten dining hutch, I had every intension of restoring it so that it could continue its’ life in someone’s dining room… however things don’t always go as planned… and that’s neither always a bad thing. 🙂 It dawned on me one day… Continue reading Once dining hutch, now ensuite cabinet
Once upon a time there was a gorgeous drop leaf table, that with time lost its’ charm. It sat in a garage and collected dust for years, while sadly it became forgotten… till one day I came across it, and vowed to bring back its’ loveliness. ❤ ❤ This charming rustic drop leaf table is… Continue reading Drop Leaf Table that OOZES Rustic Charm
I feel pretty special, and maybe even a lil’ spoiled! I’ve acquired many personal shoppers in the past few months — my Mom, some sis-in-laws, my couster… heck, I even have one of my daughters’ teenage friends keeping her eye open for thrift finds for me! Ha! And I thought I’d never have a personal shopper!… Continue reading Enchanting Corner Hutch
It’s the MOST wonderful time of the year! And no I’m not referring to back to school… although that is somewhat wonderful in itself, isn’t it?! 😉 The summer months on our farm offer ZERO routine… with meals at the table being sadly non-existent! Not only do I love the colours, temps, harvest air and… Continue reading Charming farmhouse dining set
What makes your ❤ beat fast, your palms sweat, your knees weak, and your breathing rapid? Well for me, it’s my Farmer (a.k.a. my hubby)! There’s jus’ somethin’ about a strong, hard-workin’ man covered in mud, oil, and cow s#!t that does it for me! And on the rare occasion that he gets all cleaned… Continue reading Abandoned Farmhouse Writing Desk
“I’m a Thrift Store Shopping, Dumpster Diving, Junk Picking, Pallet Stalking, Chalk Paint Singing, DO IT MYSELF, Kinda Girl” Ya… that pretty much sums me up, for the past 7 months! This charming hobby that I’ve acquired has brought a whole new level of creativity to my life, and also what I consider the most… Continue reading A hutch that screamed FARMHOUSE!
Although when I came across this vintage vanity, ‘she’ was looking pretty drab… I knew ‘her’ beauty was simply hiding beneath ‘her’ surface, waiting to be found so that ‘she’ could continue ‘her’ story! “Sometimes beauty is hidden under the surface. In order to find it, we must travel within.” — Davene Taylor ‘She’ had such… Continue reading Vintage Vanity with a Story Made for You
Since the day I met her, Carol has always made me feel beautiful! By charmed circumstance, ‘C’ has been my hair stylist and dear friend for several years, and I couldn’t be luckier to have her in my life! ❤ When C asked if I would be interested in reviving her Grandma’s antique desk, I’d… Continue reading Liquorice Love
Quaint is a small wooden cottage filled with snuggly nooks a tablecloth your grandma sewed dusty, well-loved books. Quaint is a candlelit dinner quilts on a canopy bed an arch of blooming roses high above your head. Quaint is charming, old-fashioned an echo of days gone by. Modern life is convenient but Quaint should never… Continue reading Quaint Country Cottage End Tables