before and after · DIY · Home Depot · home tour · Kitchen · Uncategorized

TaDa! Here’s the Kitchen Before and After (FINALLY)

The BEFORE – Photos from the staged townhouse, our first and only visit before we put in an offer.  If you haven’t heard or wouldn’t have heard, houses are flying off the market here in British Columbia, Canada.  The phrase you snooze you lose is super applicable here.  No inspection.  Just BUY IT HUURRRY BEFORE… Continue reading TaDa! Here’s the Kitchen Before and After (FINALLY)

artwork · before and after · DIY · home tour · Painting · Uncategorized

Black walls – Trending – And I’m all IN!

When it was decided that we’d be getting the beige off all the walls I couldn’t decide on exactly which way we should go other than a warm white as the main colour. Of course, I do my best thinking when I should be sleeping, and it was on one of those nights that I… Continue reading Black walls – Trending – And I’m all IN!

before and after · DIY · home tour · Ikea hack · office · Painting

I See a Red Door and I Want it Painted Black…

  For all you younger gens, the title I chose for this post is a famous Rolling Stones song about depression, or Anger, or Angst or maybe all three.  It just seemed like a clever lead in to my next few projects that I want to share with you. Because I love clever. One of… Continue reading I See a Red Door and I Want it Painted Black…

Bathrooms · before and after · DIY · Home Depot · home tour · Painting

Bathtub Blues ? Perhaps Not.

Here we go!  First project completed.  I have about 5 on the go, including painting “planets” for Village Church’s summer camp.  So fun, but daunting – they still need to look excellent, even if they are for kids. (kids come with judging parents, you know.)  But more on that later. The first project I speak… Continue reading Bathtub Blues ? Perhaps Not.

artwork · Bathrooms · before and after · Kitchen · Living room · moving · Painting

“Close Your Eyes and Tap Your Heels Three Times…”

Unlike me, Pepsi, our partner in crime has finally settled in.  Or she’s reminiscing her former life where moving and upheaval do not exist. First off, my apologies to all those fab bloggers I follow whom I have neglected in recent times, I will play catch up on all your posts ASAP.  We actually just… Continue reading “Close Your Eyes and Tap Your Heels Three Times…”

Bedrooms · before and after · DIY · Home Depot · home tour · Painting

Evolution of a Master Bedroom

Since I am just weeks away from the new frontier of townhouse living, I thought I’d wander down memory lane and look at how I got where I am going.  You get to see my sometimes odd decision making from the beginning, and along with me can say “what were you thinking!??”  I promise not… Continue reading Evolution of a Master Bedroom