Home Design

DIY

Another DIY Fail? Our Attempt at Paint Stripping Furniture…

Another DIY Fail? Our Attempt at Paint Stripping Furniture…
Another in the series of us keeping costs WAY WAY down in COMPLETELY renovating, decorating, and furnishing an old haunted country house with just $8,000. How, you might add? In many ways which we’ll outline in an upcoming post, but most prominently, continuing to find NEW life in OLD pieces. Also another in the series of […]
read more
439 Views
DIY

Turn an Old Bed Into a DIY Daybed and Save $1,000

Turn an Old Bed Into a DIY Daybed and Save $1,000
So we love beds. We want to live in our bed. And let’s be honest, we would all love to work, right from our bed. Why even leave? Moral of the story. Getting out of bed suckssss. So, to make transitioning out of bed easier for our lazy selves, we thought it would be easier […]
read more
835 Views
Home Design

How To DESTROY Your House Making a Pallet Bed

How To DESTROY Your House Making a Pallet Bed
Pallet beds look all fine and dandy #Organic #Zen #D.I.Y.Porn. But either nobody ever explained the surprise ISSUES that can result from making one, or we are just super unlucky. With our track record with this house lately, it just may be the latter… A pallet bed is pretty simple to make and can be […]
read more
888 Views
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…
read more
784 Views
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 […]
read more
1325 Views
Large Goanna

18 Things to Know About Life in Australia – Part 2

Another in the series of us keeping costs WAY WAY down in COMPLETELY renovating, decorating, and furnishin...

Great Wall of China

Video: Travelling China in Gangnam Style

Another in the series of us keeping costs WAY WAY down in COMPLETELY renovating, decorating, and furnishin...

What Europeans Think of Canada

Video: What Do Europeans REALLY Think of Canada?

Another in the series of us keeping costs WAY WAY down in COMPLETELY renovating, decorating, and furnishin...

Burning Pallets

How To DESTROY Your House Making a Pallet Bed

Another in the series of us keeping costs WAY WAY down in COMPLETELY renovating, decorating, and furnishin...

Rice Terraces

What to Expect from Bali, Indonesia – Travel Tips – Part 1

Another in the series of us keeping costs WAY WAY down in COMPLETELY renovating, decorating, and furnishin...