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Category: Design

My dreamy Dormeo bed #SleepReinvented

The DORMEO® OCTASPRING ™ is a brand new mattress concept; Breathable memory foam OCTASPRINGs ™ are arranged in 5 body zones to provide unmatched levels of support and comfort across your entire body for a healthy, restful sleep. Last year the most wonderful thing happened. We got a new bed! An Octasping bed by Dormeo, actually and I’ve been testing it out for a year…

Orange wheels for the tree!

I never thought of dried oranges for the tree or Christmas decor since I saw it on a lovely Instagram feed that featured adorable twins living somewhere in Sweden I think, or Germany.  Being of German descent along with Polish and Ukrainian I loved reading that before ornaments were a ‘thing’, that back in Germany, families used dry fruit and other things to decorate.  Wouldn&#8217…

Holiday decor and entertaining with the Home Collection from the Real Canadian Superstore

I am loving the Home Collection from The Real Canadian Superstore.  Just have a look at some of the great products they have this Holiday season.  When you’re entertaining and getting the home ready for your first Christmas party, pop into your local Real Canadian Superstore and get some great items at great prices.  I go with a rustic Canadiana/Scandinavian theme for the holidays…

Luxury wraps that are ethically made: Chloë Angus Designs Spirit Wraps

I have a long-standing love for Native culture and art.  Growing up in Winnipeg and having a few First Nations friend( Cree and Métis) I was embraced into their culture which is something truly special and to respect.  One of my most memorable experience was when I was 15 and I went into a sweat lodge, the ritual is truly an experience.  I was given…

Finding my design inspiration at Toronto’s furniture store: Decorium

The other day I stumbled upon a little-hidden gem, a furniture store called Decorium,  in the heart of Summerhill-my hood.  I love this area of Toronto. I have the iconic and historic Summerhill LCBO that was once a train station, I have the best little grocery shops where I can find the finest ingredients and quality for cooking.  Oliffe is one of my favourite butchers…

Outdoor entertaining & design tips from Presidents Choice #homeforspring

Did the recent long weekend inspire you to redecorate and get some new things for the backyard or your balcony? Well it did for me.  Beautiful warm weather has FINALLY arrived in Toronto and I got some lovely goodies from Real Canadian Superstore as a few of us bloggers share with you #HomeforSpring. Having a space outside where you can go to relax in the summer is…

5 Tips for getting baby’s room ready from @DisneyBaby #DisneyMom

  Decorating the nursery is one of the most fun (and creative!) ways to prepare for your new baby’s arrival. Choosing colours and stuffed toys, hanging cute pictures on the wall, folding and arranging teeny-tiny clothes – all of this helps create a special space for the newest member of the family. But nurseries need to be practical places too. While you’re decorating, it’s helpful to think…