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Showing posts from July, 2014



Photo by Amy Treasure on Unsplash Shortly after Easter this year I got a very bad concussion that left me on full bed rest for three weeks and semi bed rest for another 3 weeks. For the first three weeks after the diagnosis I was not allowed to use a computer or a phone. I could not even watch TV. I was only allowed to sleep or take a walk if I felt good. The first couple of weeks were hard. The following weeks were better as I learned how to pace myself. I realized that my body was quite adept at letting me know when it had had enough. And so I listened to me and surprisingly, I learned a lot about myself.  For the first time in my life I was able to rest without guilt and it was wonderful. I unplugged and reconnected with nature and it made me incredibly happy. This enabled me to see ME for the first time in what seemed like forever and I started to understand what was missing in my life, what I needed and what I no longer needed.  For a very long time I have equated

Home Office in the Garden

Gorgeous Rustic + Contemporary Kitchen

DIY: Sandbox on Wheels

Outdoor Lounge beds

Inglorious Fruits and Vegetables

Alpacas, Lavender and a beautiful day in the country

Happy Weekend!

A Renovated Pool House with many faces

Edible Flower Fairy Cakes

DIY: Recycled Bottle Cap Light

Recyled plastic made into shoes

Modern Dream Home in Hatley

Outdoor Breakfast Nook

Lavender home office

Lavender home office

Modern Metal

From Garbage to Gorgeous