November 29, 2010

Resolution Redux

Celebrate New Years Again on New Years Day Eve. That’s right, I’ll be taking it relatively easy this new years eve in order to run a 10km Resolution Run on New Years Morning….SO My party will be getting started as soon as I cross the finish line!! Who – Everyone welcome – Running or not. […]

November 28, 2010

Holiday Apps

These are for all those lucky i-phone owners out there.  I have not yet set foot in a mall, and it is not yet Dec 1st but I am looking forward to all of it!!!! Free – “Fast Mall” – Mall Directory and GPS to find your car .99 – “Christmas Calendar” – interactive advent […]

November 24, 2010

Oops I did it again……

I made another light fixture, this time for my master bedroom. Chandelier style fixture (Rona $29), Lamp Shade (Winners $16.99). Be sure to get an up-light style so you don’t have to look at the bulbs. Why isn’t everyone doing this???

November 22, 2010

Snow Day

I went away for a few days to visit friends and came home to a winter wonderland – I am ready to get into the holiday spirit!!

November 17, 2010

Final Fantasy Tree – My Guy

My ‘final fantasy’ tree is a nod to one of Chris’ favourite video games and draws to a close my journey through a couple fantasy trees.  I have to get busy and put up the real thing!  Love you Chris…this one’s for you! xoxo Sasquatch, bikes, cheese, x-box, keifer, sushi, coke zero +whiskey, bike parts, […]

November 7, 2010

Before and After – Desk

I finally finished my Desk Project last weekend and got around to photographing it this morning! I’m really pleased with the results. Recap: Old Ikea Desk, Inspiration from Pottery Barn Desk Series, 2 Old oak file cabinets from Craigslist, Some Paint and lots of time! Wall Colour Benjamin Moore CC-90 Natural Linen Desk Colour Benjamin […]

November 5, 2010

Fantasy Tree – Nature

Some folks do fantasy hockey teams, baseball etc etc. Me, I do Christmas.  My dear friend Amber does not know that she is my first subject – but the kind, beautiful and natural  way that she moves through this earth makes me think her Tree would be full of animals and love.  As an aspiring designer I […]

November 3, 2010


I was intending to feature BC Artist Andy Everson at some point – No time like the present. I will update the blog in a couple days…I’ll just let this one resonate for awhile.

November 2, 2010

One Month Review

Performance Review I lurk around on other design blogs and I see that I am a bit different.  But that’s ok, I chose a distressed charcoal background, I haven’t mastered the art of pretty picture posts or any of the cool widgets yet, but I’m getting there!   I am also a bit conflicted and wondering if having […]

November 1, 2010

Shopping in the Stix

Do you live in the boonies? Does your town lack home decor and furniture stores?  Well thank Goodness for the internet!  Check out the following links for decor and shopping options that really deliver! Of Course I advocate for supporting local businesses whenever possible – the following are some national retail options that are easily accessible to […]