My Projects

60’s Revival with an Eclectic Twist

Hello again! It’s been a while since my last post.  I have been busy working on a new project for a few months now and it is finally complete.  It was a daunting one to start but I am happy with the results.  I purchased a set of vintage dining chairs from an antique store… Continue reading 60’s Revival with an Eclectic Twist


2014 in review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 1,300 times in 2014. If it were a cable car, it would take about 22 trips to carry that many people. Click here to see the… Continue reading 2014 in review


Wild in the City

Hello again!  It’s Victoria Day weekend and the official start of planting season so my post today will feature urban gardens.  Even though the weather is still pretty cold here for gardening, as we have pretty much just gotten through the worst winter ever, I can confidently say that people are out and about planning… Continue reading Wild in the City

Helpful Tips · Inspiration · My Projects

DIY Tack Board

Hi there!  In an ode to office organization I wanted to post one of my last projects which was a DIY tack board.  Couldn’t find anything interesting or pretty in the tack board department so I decided to craft one myself.  Off to Michaels I went and there I found an inexpensive, medium-sized tack board… Continue reading DIY Tack Board

My Projects · Student Portfolio

A Little Re-direction

Hello!  It’s been some time since I have posted and I am happy to be sitting down and writing a little bit tonight.  A lot of reflection has been happening in the last couple of weeks on this past year and where I want to go in 2014 with my blog.  If I had to… Continue reading A Little Re-direction

Inspiration · People and Places

Spanish Colonial Architecture

Hi there!  I am settled back into Toronto and still basking in the great experiences I had in Colombia.  In today’s post I will share the beauty of Spanish colonial architecture found in the Colombian cities of Salento and the old port, Cartagena. Founded in 1533, Cartagena boasts some of the best Spanish colonial architecture… Continue reading Spanish Colonial Architecture