Tag Archives: DIY

My Un-Traditional Christmas

Sometimes Christmas traditions take on so much more significance for  me that they can eclipse the truer, moreView full post »

A Smidgen of Fall Chalk Art

I’d hoped to have been rambling around Bragg Creek trails this weekend, but the smoke advisories have kept BellaView full post »

Easy Instagram Memory Board

I have so many lovely photos on Instagram and thought it would be nice to create some sort of display on a budget. YouView full post »

Stacks and Stacks of Books

I’ve been noticing a design trend where homeowners place stacks of books on the floor.. I love that.. since mostView full post »

Recovering Chairs or How the Color Pink Can Change Your Life

Ok, maybe it won’t change your life, but I think the colour pink could definitely liven things up aView full post »

The Journey

Much is said about the journey being the destination.. I think that’s true, but there’s also something toView full post »


For one fleeting moment this morning.. I asked myself.. “Did I really think I could keep training like thisView full post »

Father Earth, Spring Rain & David Whyte

♥ Our dry earth is welcoming our first spring rain.. I imagine it greedy, gulping it down like my dog slurps waterView full post »

New on Just a Smidgen – Desktop Wallpaper

I have this crazy love for quotes.. their implicit meaning speaks to my heart… Sometimes this world seems tooView full post »

Just a Smidgen of Love

I still remember the feeling of abject trepidation when I hit “Publish” for the first time on Just aView full post »

A Smidgen of Valentine’s Baking

I thought I’d a share a round-up of my favourite recipes for Valentine’s Day. { I know.. it’s early,View full post »

I Wish You Love

♥ “I wish you bluebirds in the spring To give your heart a song to sing And then a kiss, but more than this IView full post »

Pottery Barn Live Fresh Winter Wreath DIY

Having a faux flocked Christmas tree means that we don’t have that heady scent of pine when you walk in theView full post »

2014 Holiday House Walk | Our Sugar Plum Christmas

Welcome to our holiday house walk and our Sugar Plum Christmas! Once we’ve done visiting, you must stop in toView full post »

Vintage Silver Twig Christmas Swag

When I saw these little twigs I fell in love.. their silvery bark and sparkly tiny pine cones made my heart sing. TheyView full post »


I apologize for my absence here, sometimes I think it’s important to step away, sometimes, and place yourView full post »

New Office Reveal + Hen & Chicks DIY

I am obsessed with “Before and After” photos of interior decor! One of my favorite websites isView full post »

A Midsummer’s Night Dream Soap Recipe

Oh.. how summer has slipped away on me.. these little soaps were to be made, well, midsummer.. better late thenView full post »

Blushing Bride DIY Lip Balm

Summers are the days of sweet weddings, a time of love’s blessings. That blush of first kiss.. that becomes aView full post »

Vintage Teal Blue Mason Jar Tablescape

It’s been some time since I’ve shared a tablescape with you… especially a mason jar tablescape! IView full post »

Sweet Peas DIY

One of my favorite cutting flowers from the garden has to be the Sweet Pea I’m not sure if it’s theView full post »