Home Design

We Dug Up a Grave…

We Dug Up a Grave…

Behind our aging backyard shed there was nothing but raspberry bushes and brush trees…or so we thought… (more…)

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Australia

18 Things to Know About Life in Australia – Part 1

18 Things to Know About Life in Australia – Part 1

After 6 years in Australia we have lots of information to share about life down under and we’ll be breaking it up into parts of 3-4 things at a time.

For some of you this information may help you get past any fears or barriers you may have (Like #3 for me, I wish I knew this before we went down) while others may just want to know more about a country that many of us know so little about.

When we went down, we had literally researched NOTHING (except for #3) and had NO idea about what to expect. This blog would have been a great start for research so we hope it finds you well. Let’s get started!

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England

We’re Moving to London!

We’re Moving to London!

Time for a change…

After 6 years of living in Sydney, Australia, becoming citizens and having an absolute blast (Australian living blog coming soon), we decided it was time for a change.

To be honest one of the biggest reasons for the move was (more…)

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Home Design

How to Renovate a Haunted House…

How to Renovate a Haunted House…

Soooo in 2016 we bought our first home!….which also happened to be a haunted house…YEP, the things you do for a deal, right?

We found a 70 year old (estimate because nobody actually knows) saltbox house in the heritage area of the small quiet town of Carbonear on the ocean in our home province of Newfoundland, Canada.  (more…)

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ChinaTravelVideo

Video: Travelling China in Gangnam Style

Video: Travelling China in Gangnam Style

So we travelled to China for a cousin’s wedding a while back and just couldn’t resist pulling inspiration from Psy. Lots of stories to tell from this trip, will do a full blog soon! For now, I ask you to enjoy my sweet sweet dancing skills… (more…)

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New YorkTravelVideo

Video: 6 Steps For a Quickie New York Wedding

Video: 6 Steps For a Quickie New York Wedding

So with the goal of trying to keep things easy and simple, in 2014 we got married last minute during a weekend stopover in New York City on the way home to Canada from Australia for Christmas. At least we started out with the plan to keep things simple. A series of events lined up that ended up making the experience much bigger than planned including a Home Alone Theme (top film!), horse drawn carriages, wedding rings, an unexpected bachelor party and a spread in Marie Claire magazine? Will share the full story in a blog soon but for now, here’s the highlights… (more…)

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Chris and Larry New York Wedding

Video: 6 Steps For a Quickie New York Wedding

Behind our aging backyard shed there was nothing but raspberry bushes and brush trees…or so we thought…

Haunted House Front

How to Renovate a Haunted House…

Behind our aging backyard shed there was nothing but raspberry bushes and brush trees…or so we thought…

Great Wall of China

Video: Travelling China in Gangnam Style

Behind our aging backyard shed there was nothing but raspberry bushes and brush trees…or so we thought…

Macca's Sign

18 Things to Know About Life in Australia – Part 1

Behind our aging backyard shed there was nothing but raspberry bushes and brush trees…or so we thought…

Grave Sighting

We Dug Up a Grave…

Behind our aging backyard shed there was nothing but raspberry bushes and brush trees…or so we thought…