A DIY, New-Mom, No-Money, No-Time Home Tour – Parenting Twins Article

The day my husband and I moved out of the city and into our new suburban home was a very big day for us. Yes, moving is a huge undertaking, but it’s also the day I found out I was pregnant with my first (and only to date) child.When I bought the house I had many grand ambitions for design and renovations for this square white box of a cookie cutter home. I now look back at those ambitions and…

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Colorful Ombre Girl’s Bedroom – Twin Pickle – Parenting Twins Article

This post is kindly sponsored by Murals Wallpaper and may contain affiliate links. All content and opinions are my own. One color just isn’t enough when you’re nine years old. Ombre effects are on trend and a fabulous way to bring exceptional color to any bedroom. My daughter wanted rainbow colors and a sunset ombre, and it turned out beautifully! So many design projects in our new home had to start somewhere! You know how I feel… kids’ rooms…

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Updating Your Home? Get the Most Bang for Your Buck! – Parenting Twins Article

I love spring because it brings new life to my family and our home as I finally step outside after a Canadian winter hibernation. All of a sudden everywhere I look there are new home projects that I want to take on, but I have limited time and budget to do them all. The other problem is we are not certain that this is our forever home (we have some soul searching to do before the mortgage renewal is up).…

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Thank You For Helping Me Grow Teacher Gift – Single Mum, Parents Article

As someone that’s been in education I know how appreciative teachers are of being recognized. That was why at the end of Nick’s kindergarten year I created this thank you for helping me grow teacher gift printable to attach to a flower for Nick to give to all of his teachers on the last day of school. Thank You For Helping Me Grow Teacher Gift Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.…

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DIY Natural Cleaners – A Recipe Round Up – Single Mum, Parents Article

It’s hip to be natural, in so many areas of our life. And it’s better for your health, and your families health as well. Not to mention, it’s usually cheaper to “make your own” – and DIY natural cleaners are no exception. There is a resurgence in using less toxic chemical cleaners, and returning to more natural, homemade cleansers and cleaners. People are more concerned with keeping their family healthy, and staying clear of chemicals and toxins in just about…

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Scrunchies Hair, Don’t Care % A Boy and His Mom – Single Mum, Parents Article

It seems every where I go these days in the mall, it’s a total flashback to the 90’s and scrunchies are a part of that.   I swear I had a scrunchies in almost every color and pattern back then.  This was mostly because they were so easy to make.  My Mom has always been an amazing seamstress, so she always had extra scraps of fabric lying around that I could use. I am always wanting to pull my hair up…

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Wedding Gift Ideas with Cricut and EasyPress 2 – Single Mum, Parents Article

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine. Spring is in the air and so is wedding season. Whether your a wedding planner, in the wedding party or even a guest, you often want to make the day unique and special for the happy couple.  Having the EasyPress 2 and the EasyPress Tote definitely makes things a lot easier, especially if you need to bring them along with you…

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Daddy Makes A Mud Kitchen – Parenting Twins Article

Gav and I have been joking around about making one of these for a while. To be honest I didn’t think he was remotely capable 😂 With all the deliveries we have had recently, we had a few spare palettes hanging around, so he thought it was worth a go! He started off by cutting one in half. One side would be the kitchen top, and then other was separated into pieces to fill in the gaps. Then the 4 cut off…

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DIY Bifold Doors – Parenting Twins Article

SUPPLIES Click any image below to shop this photo  JavaScript is currently disabled in this browser. Reactivate it to view this content. 1. REMOVE YOUR CURRENT DOORS + REPLACE TRACKS IF NEEDED Remove your current doors by going inside your closet/pantry (or wherever your doors are located) and unscrewing the top screw on the track that holds the doors in place. This is located closest to the doorframe on each side. This will allow your doors to come off the track (hold the door as you unscrew…

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