8 Affordable Bedside Tables

I am an accent table junkie. If I find a small table that fits my style and budget, I buy it. I rarely think very hard about where it’s going to go, I almost always figure they are small and I will find a spot! Needless to say, I have WAY too many random small…

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Demo: Barn Board Jackpot!

The first renovation task in our new (really old) farmhouse, was to take the wall out between the kitchen and living area…and the house quickly became unlivable! As we demo’d the wall, it was like the dust was moving in slow motion; every foot step, smack of the hammer or high five, sprayed thick old…

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Inspiration: Rustic Wood Beams

In researching the right colour, and exactly how rustic we wanted our rustic wood beams to look, I found some really beautiful examples worth sharing: rustic wood beams + white + iron // source rustic wood beams + grey // source sleeker beams + rustic wood door frame // source A great feature from Apartment…

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Inspiration: Modern Farmhouse Mood Board

After we purchased our new (really old) farmhouse, my Pinterest obsession really ramped up. Ramped up to the point of minor addiction…like I’m talking, fall asleep “pinning” on my phone. I would wake up in the morning and review my half asleep pins, and it got really foggy and strange a few times. I used…

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News: We bought a new (really old) house!

We took this photo a few minutes after we signed the papers, I am really happy we captured this moment! It’s a new house to us, but the original structure dates back to 1870. Architecturally, it can be considered a “gothic revival farmhouse”, which was a builder’s style that dominated rural Ontario for a really…

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