Tag Archives: Decor

Repurpose

Today, I avoided a day of shopping by repurposing something I was going to get rid of. My plan for this windy Saturday was to drag myself out the door to shop for a mat to put by my bed. … Continue reading

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This past weekend …

This past weekend was an odd one, weather-wise. Saturday was gloriously sunny and warm, but Sunday was grey and colder by the hour. Not realizing that the weather was going to change so drastically, I decided to do a big … Continue reading

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The living room and dining area

As mentioned in a few previous posts, I’m working on fixing up my space to look less sparse and more cozy. The first room I tackled is the bedroom. Then, I tackled the living/dining space. This is how it used to … Continue reading

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The bedroom

As mentioned in a few previous posts, I’m working on fixing up my space to look less sparse and more cozy. The first room I tackled was the bedroom. I started with it because I thought it would be a quick fix and … Continue reading

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Painted frame

One of my favourite decor projects is finding cheap frames and sprucing them up with a little paint. It hardly takes any time at all and it makes a huge difference. A couple of years ago, I painted a few … Continue reading

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Houseplants

I love plants! If I ever move, my biggest stress will be taking care of my green babies. I don’t have that many of them (8 at home + 2 at the office + a replaced-as-needed vase of green onions), … Continue reading

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Kitchen lighting

I’ve been meaning to mention this brilliance for a while: Ikea has plug-in lighting that you can use to light-up your kitchen counter. To many people, this isn’t a big deal, but I bet I caught the attention of at … Continue reading

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Lights

It’s winter. And, while the days are getting longer, it still feels dark and gross at times, because we’re in the middle of the worst stretch of winter (cold, gloomy, gross, etc.). Every year, I tell myself that I need … Continue reading

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Cushions for my living room

I have a couple pretty cushions on my sofa. When everything is tidy, it looks really nice. But, this is what it usually looks like: I like to get cozy on my sofa, and those cushions aren’t quite enough to … Continue reading

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I bought a new chair

I bought a new chair. A nice chair. One that cost more than $50 (I’m thinking of you, Poang chair that was on sale, not as comfy as expected, and not missed in the slightest). It’s blue. A dark, rich, … Continue reading

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