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It all started with a mirror

Last weekend, hubby is standing at the kitchen counter writing a TO DO list for things he wants to get done around the house. He then made a fatal error… HIM: “Is there anything you want done around the house?”. … Continue reading

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When thoughts turn to Spring…..

The weather is starting to tease us here in the North Pole (not really the North Pole, but sometimes it sure feels like it!). Balmy spring weather is in the forecast for the next week…only a teaser as mentioned, Spring … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

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Beach Inspired-Tile

Our little place in the sun at Nanny Estates will be undergoing a bit of a makeover the next few months. A fresh coat of paint over the entire interior, white washing of the stairs and ceiling beams, and some … Continue reading

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I’m in love again….

Over the years my decor style has changed. *now there’s a shocker* I’ve gone from country floral and all things home-made, to ethnic-full on jewel tones, buddhas, & elephants…..to where I am today which is a mish mash of all … Continue reading

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Favourite Recipe: Beef Stew & Bannock

banΒ·nock [pronounced ban-uhk] Noun – Scottish and British Cookery A flat cake made of oatmeal, barley meal, etc., usually baked on a griddle. Growing up, I loved when my Mom would cook Stew–and to have it with Bannock was the ultimate … Continue reading

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Rain, Rain, go away………….

I live in Fort McMurray, Alberta where nature likes to keep us on our toes. If it’s too hot and dry- we end up with forest fires started by both man or nature (lightening storms) springing up around the province … Continue reading

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I’m ready for my closeup

Well, our episode of House Hunters International in Cabarete, Dominican Republic finally aired in Canada! From the HGTV website: Canadian Couple’s Retreat to Cabarete, Dominican Republic Episode HHINT-4703H “Carol and David have had it with home renovations in Alberta, Canada … Continue reading

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Bathing Inspiration-Outdoor Shower & Baths

Starting your morning in one of these would surely cleanse the soul for the day to come πŸ˜‰ Source: bathroomizea.com via β™₯ Luvs 2 Travel on Pinterest * Source: lustforthemoonlight.tumblr.com via β™₯ Luvs 2 Travel on Pinterest * Source: artseachic.blogspot.com … Continue reading

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Finding Paradise….and yourself

I love stories where a woman comes into her own….especially when it includes finding paradise in another country. While on a recent holiday I made use of my relaxing down time and read the wonderful book “Finding Me in France“. … Continue reading

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