Mother’s Day Blooms

Mother’s Day Blooms

 

With Mother’s Day just around the corner, I’ve been thinking a lot about what I could do for my own mom to celebrate all she has done for me. Truthfully, I don’t think there will ever be anything I can do or say – and certainly not buy – that would ever truly convey how grateful I am to have a mom like mine. And yet, every year, we try our best to spoil our moms in some special way – to let them know that we know just how blessed we are to have them.

Now, being a mom myself, with kiddos who are finally old enough to understand the meaning of the holiday, it’s fun to watch them plan and “whisper” to one another (and to their dad) all of the things they want to do to spoil me this weekend. Some of their ideas are pretty inventive 😉 But at the end of the day, the fact that they are even thinking about it is all the gift this mama needs.

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Christmas DIY Projects

Christmas DIY Projects

I love a good DIY project.  In fact I almost always have something on the go, and some idea in the back of my mind that I’d like to see happen in my home.  A couple of months ago, I was daydreaming out loud, telling Jeff all the things I’d like to do in our house this year.  He looked at me, slightly dismayed and asked, “Will there ever be a time when we aren’t working on a project?”  My response:  “No, no there will not.”  Lol.

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Holiday Home Tour

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Welcome here everyone!  As I mentioned in a previous post, Christmas is my favourite time of the year, and one of the things I enjoy the most about this season is being able to create an inviting space for family and friends.

I know there are people in my life who think I go overboard with the Christmas decor, but this is just one of those creative outlets that I let myself enjoy.

This year, I was really inspired by the minimalist/Scandinavian trend – which, for me, means lots of greenery, monochromatic decor, simple details, and cohesion.  On that note, I hope you all enjoy this little Holiday Home Tour!  I’m really happy with how everything has turned out… so far 😉

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