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weekend whirl wind

I am totally sewed out! Thank you to everyone who came out to support me this weekend. It was my first time at the Queen West Art Crawl‘s  Art in the Park and I had a great time. It was … Continue reading

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DIY green bin bags

Why is it that every time you change the bag in your green bin that nasty brown juice has leaked out and  pooled at the bottom? Even when I use the fancy green bin bags I still get leakage. So, … Continue reading

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diy chairs

BEFORE                                                                                       AFTER So my best gal pal, RV, recently transformed a pair of old and dank dining room chairs into beauties. She’s not even an expert in furniture repair or reupholstering. A couple of weekends ago I was at … Continue reading

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diy deodorant

So after I had L’il E I had some major postnatal sweating (totally normal) and to fight it I started using Secret Clinical Strength deodorant. Now, 3 months later I think it has clogged my pores or something because I … Continue reading

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zit zapper

Now that my pregnancy is over so is the beautiful skin that came with it. Those pesky occasional zits I used to get are back (sigh)! I noticed a few blemishes on my chin last night and remembered that tea … Continue reading

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those dang fruit flies

We’re well into the dog days of summer,  it’s hot (OMG it’s hot), summer fruit is at it’s best (mmm I love summer fruit!) and so are the fruit flies. They’re taking over our lives and our kitchens. We’ve had … Continue reading

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home sweet home

This post is a salute to all you new homeowners out there (yes you know who you are!). NOW columnist Adria  Vasil’s Ecoholic Home should be on every homeowners bookshelf. It’s jammed pack (382 pages!) with money-saving tips, a sustainable … Continue reading

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