Essential Oils With a Story Pt. 2

Humans are fascinating. Our mind and body work together to do some incredible things. I think it’s astounding the way certain music can evoke a flood of emotions unique to each individual. Each of our five senses can act as a time machine, transporting us back in time to a memory we thought we’d forgotten….

Flower Wall

For many, with spring comes the exciting or dreadful task of spring cleaning. Having read Marie Kondo’s “Spark Joy” not too long ago and being as Type A as I am, I label it as EXCITING! The sun is shining and the birds are chirping. While it’s still a little early for the flowers to…

Easy DIY Holiday Decor

Decorating my house according to the season is probably what I look forward to most when thinking of owning my first home. I can just picture myself replacing garlands of leaves with garlands of pine in a flannel pyjama set with peppermint hot chocolate warming on the stove… Until that day, I have a little…

DIY Sunglasses Display

As I move into my new room, I’m trying to focus on creating a space that makes me feel zen. I want to come home, close my door, and instantly feel at ease. I love being in nature. I love the thought of humans coexisting on this planet with other living species. I find it…

The Basic Principle of Feng Shui

If you haven’t heard of Feng Shui, it is a Chinese belief system that is based around how the organization of physical space affects a person. Of course, that is a very simple definition, and I encourage you to dive deeper into the practice. I have always been a person of my space. I don’t…

Upcycle: Tapestry Trick

I think tapestries are key in achieving the maximum boho-cozy-Tumblr-esque space. Who doesn’t want that? Especially at this time of the year. Both of these tapestries can be purchased from Urban Outfitters for $34. I scavenged the web to find these two that aren’t so bad, but, tapestries can get pretty pricey. Naturally, I still managed to find a…

DIY Fashion Wallpaper

If you’ve got one ugly or bland wall and don’t know what to do with it, here’s an idea: cover it with your favourite magazine pages! Since my landlord wouldn’t allow me to paint, I did this to one of the walls in my room at school and I love the way it turned out….

DIY: Storage Drawers

When you’re on a tight budget, sometimes you just have to make do with what you’ve got. In order to save some money when moving into my new room, I brought with me these plastic drawers that were hidden away in the basement of my old home (I have 3 of them!). Besides the fact…