DIY

Cucumber and Coconut Oil Hydrating Eye Mask

The fluctuating temperatures and persistent dry weather have been killing the sensitive skin on my eyelids, causing (rather annoying) inflammation and flaking.  When daily moisturizers still weren’t cutting it, I decided to get serious with an uber hydrating cucumber and coconut oil eye mask. Cucumber and Coconut Oil Eye Mask 1/4 cup peeled and chopped […]

Holiday Bouquets with Fresh Eucalyptus and Cranberries

My favorite neighborhood boutique Maven and Grace is now selling fresh flowers.  The fact that they’re a five minute walk from my home means I’ll be loading up on fresh bouquets on the regular.  Earlier this week I snapped up some fresh cedar and eucalyptus to make some minimal Christmas arrangements. Follow along to recreate this beauty! […]

Raw Sugar and Coconut Milk Exfoliating Cubes

My inspiration for this DIY came from Herbivore Botanicals and their amazing Coconut Milk Bath Soak that I spoiled myself with this past weekend.  I wanted a way to enjoy all the benefits of creamy coconut milk in the shower as well…so I decided to create some coconut milk shower cubes! I’m no stranger to making shower […]

Modern Light Bulb Planters with Copper Accents

Last week at the Edmonton Home + Garden Show, I competed in the Ultimate Upcycle Challenge: Planted.  I was pitted against some of Edmonton’s most respected media, designers and craftspeople to create planters out of household items from ReStore Edmonton.  Each design was auctioned off to the highest bidder and all proceeds went to support Habitat for Humanity in Edmonton! I […]