Recently I stumbled across pictures of the upcoming Ikea Stockholm 2013 collection, and was totally stunned by how beautiful the pieces are!  Available in stores beginning in April, the collection is filled with stylish, functional furniture, textiles and glass wear. I’ve been planning on buying a vintage sofa and reupholstering it in green velvet or micro fibre, but now I’m thinking that I’ll be purchasing this lovely 3 seat sofa in Sandbacka Green. I am SO in love.  I wanted… Read more »

Last week I popped into Homesense sans children for a look around.  Man, was it nice to shop without having to worry the entire time that one of the kids would break something! Check out a few things I’d love to own from Homesense: This light would look ah-mazing in my upstairs hallway, and since it’s only $79.99, I foresee it hanging there in the near future! We don’t need any more lamps, but this one is so beautiful! ($59.99)… Read more »

Last week I got to go to Homesense for one full blissful hour without children.  I can’t tell you how peaceful it was to just take my time and browse, rather than having to referee the kid’s fights, continually remind them not to touch everything, and chase after Isabella. Anyways, Homesense had lots of great new products on the shelves since the last time I was there, and I thought I’d share a few of my favourties. I loved these… Read more »

Yesterday I enjoyed a brief but fun filled trip to our local Winners/Homesense store. In between chasing Isabella, reminding Abigail a million times not to touch things (usually as she was holding something breakable) and asking Hayden to please stop walking into my camera shots, I actually managed to take a few pictures of pretty things. This office chair is fantastic. Too bad I don’t have an office.I also love these desk accessories. Again, no use for them. Notice Isabella… Read more »