Built-In Fireplace & TV Nook With Doors

built in electric fireplace

I couldn’t be more excited to have our living room built-ins done! We finished painting and installing everything right before Christmas and I love how much function and beauty they add to our living room. This is where we started. We painted the living room white this fall and drew up a plan for built-ins. After… 

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Weekend Reads


I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and New Years! We’ve had a lovely relaxing two weeks filled with family, snow, pajamas and hot chocolate. Here are a few of my favourite reads from December: How To Make Yarn Pom-Poms | Miss Mustard Seed DIY Miniature Card Catalog Storage Box | Remodelaholic Tiny Kitchen Renovation… 

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Christmas Around Our Home

stockings on hooks

We’ve been slowly bringing a little bit of Christmas into our home over the last few weeks. One of my favourite family traditions is picking out a live Christmas tree together. This year we found a new little Christmas tree farm close to our home and they had the most beautiful Christmas trees. We took… 

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Living Room Renovation Progress: Walls, Trim, Electrical & Paint

build out wall progress

Our living room is painted! And I’m so very excited. I cannot believe the difference white paint has made in this room. This is what is looked like before, with the original house paint colours: A month ago we decided to finally take on the living room renovation, which included plans to add an electric… 

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