Monthly Archives: April 2015

DIY Bamboo Ladder – Crafty Thursdays

Make your own Bamboo Ladder Our neighbours have a garden that has been taken over by Bamboo. I have been wanting to try this project for awhile but always feel embarrassed to ask them for a few pieces. I still can’t wait to try it out once we get our spare room sorted. Perfect for a bedroom or bathroom. You ...

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How to create a cozy room

Winter is around the corner, it’s getting darker earlier and the evenings are getting chillier. Here are a few ideas to make your living room look a little more comfortable and winter ready. Find throws with different textures and colors for a bit of visual variety. When comfort is key, keep blankets, throws, and quilts in easy reach. Drape throws over that ...

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Children vs. Teenagers

So you want to know the difference between children and teens? Children enjoy doing donuts for breakfast…teens enjoy doing donuts on people’s lawns. Children typically have their eyes attached to the television…teens typically have their ears attached to the phone. Children scream and fuss when it is time to go to bed…teens scream and fuss when it is time to wake up. Children ...

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How To Build a Flip Down Wall Art Desk

This desk, when closed, takes up NO floor space, and acts as a chalkboard for playing school.  But when opened, the desk not only creates a perfect for kids colouring height desktop, it opens up a dedicated area for storing art supplies. And I’ve even put in a spot for a craft paper roll! I installed a simple hook and ...

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Embracing The Digital Gap | Mia Von Scha

It is human nature to find fascination with things that are off limits. The DO NOT ENTER sign ignites our imaginations as to what might lie within, the secret cupboard where the gifts are kept is always the target of sneaky investigations, the age restricted movie is the one we dress up to get into.  And so it is with ...

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7 Motivational Tips from Successful Start-ups

1. Dream big, really big “We are currently not planning on conquering the world.” Sergey Brin, Google co-founder. 2. Know your numbers “Data beats emotions.” Sean Rad, Tinder founder. 3. Some things shouldn’t be worried about “Don’t worry about failure; you only have to be right once.” Drew Houston, Dropbox founder and CEO. 4. Play a clean game “Your reputation is ...

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Mother’s Day Tags – Get Crafty Thursday

10th May Did you realize Mother’s Day is almost here?  I hope all of you are dreaming up something fabulous for your mommies and the other special ladies in your lives.  The biggest blessing I will ever receive is being a momma.  There is no reason to celebrate me on Mother’s Day.  I have already received the greatest gift ever BUT…presents ...

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