Archive | April, 2011

ENTERTAINING, PARTY ideas + decor | April 28, 2011 | by Heather Watterworth

Book Exchange Party by Reid Girls Handmade

book exchange party invite table decor

If you’re the kind of person who has a hard time parting with books, you’ll love this idea spotted at Reid Girls Handmade: a book exchange party! Naturally, all of the party elements are inspired by books – from the invites to the decor and even the favours. Guests received this charming invitation designed to [...]

BEVERAGE, FOOD + DRINK | April 28, 2011 | by Kim Vallee

Mason-Style Drinking Jars

latte served in drinking jar at griffintown cafe

I wanted to get my own drinking jars ever since I drank a latte served in a drinking jar at Griffintown Cafe. I have been so busy since the start of the year that I did not had the time to shop for them. It just happened that I found them while I passed the [...]

SPONSORED POST | April 28, 2011 | by Kim Vallee

What’s Your Headache? | Sponsored Post

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CAKES + desserts, ENTERTAINING | April 27, 2011 | by Heather Watterworth

Cool Tools | Layer Cake Slicing Kit

cake slicing tools layer dessert

Ever aspired to create a beautiful, multi-layered cake that rivals your favourite pastry shop – only to end up with a lopsided dessert resembling the Leaning Tower of Pisa? Well hold on to your cake stand! This 3-piece layer slicing kit comes with an adjustable slicing mold to fit cakes with a 10″ or 11″ [...]

SPONSORED POST

April 26, 2011 | by Kim

MamaRoo Giveaway Winner

mamaroo giveaway winner

We proceeded to the random draw between the 97 entries submitted before the deadline of the giveaway sponsored by 4moms. The happy winner [...]

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FAMILY, KIDS rooms

April 26, 2011 | by Heather

Baby Shoe Art

diy baby shoes frame growth chart

This super sweet project is one that solves a double-dilemna: where to find inexpensive nursery art and what to do with those [...]

ENTERTAINING, HOLIDAY entertaining

April 23, 2011 | by Kim

“Birds in a Nest” and Easter...

bird in a nest plate and tabletop

I got you last-minute tabletop inspirations for Easter. This design is based on bird and nest to pair with the housewarming food [...]

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ENTERTAINING, OUTDOOR entertaining

April 21, 2011 | by Kim

Summer Entertaining at Costco

summer entertaining gears

I went to Costco yesterday to buy essential household products and baby wipes. While shopping across the aisles, I spotted a few [...]

FOOD + DRINK, TABLEWARE

April 20, 2011 | by Heather

DIY Personalized Serving Dishes

glass etching serving dish

The season of backyard barbecues and potluck parties is almost upon us – and that means digging out your serving dishes, filling [...]

ENTERTAINING, HOLIDAY entertaining

April 19, 2011 | by Kim

Food Presentation Ideas for Easter

food presentation for an easter or a housewarming party

I came across the wonderful housewarming party planned by Jessica of Modern Moments in collaboration with photographer Courtney Jade. The style of the [...]

ENTERTAINING, HOLIDAY entertaining

April 19, 2011 | by Heather

Creative Hardboiled Eggs for Easter

easter eggs hardboiled shapes chicks

With the creative work that goes into decorating eggs for Easter, it always seems a shame to crack open the colourful shells [...]

COOKING tools, FOOD + DRINK

April 18, 2011 | by Kim

Must-Have Small Appliances for a Quick...

toasters and nespresso

It is a fact that parents with babies are time-crunched. I begin my third week with my baby at home and I [...]

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