Brightening a room doesn't have to be expensive. Learn how to add light to a room without lamps!

3 Easy Ways to Brighten up a Space Without Lamps

Lighting can be extremely expensive. Even if you go the IKEA route. I’m not a big thrift store/Value Village fan (I cannot stand the smell of those establishments), but I do love to collect antiques. The problem with collecting antiques is that the price tags can get pretty hefty. A beautiful lamp could cost you…

Updating an Old Kitchen: go from Blah to Wow! In 2 Easy Steps

When my fiancé and I bought our house, it was incredibly outdated. Luckily, paint goes a long way and once we moved in our furniture, it took on a more modern twist. However, there are some things that seem doomed to stay in the 70’s forever. One of those things is our kitchen. A wonderful…

Learn how to make a farmhouse chic table from an IKEA coffee table!

How to Make a Farmhouse Chic Coffee Table: IKEA Hack

IKEA Hacks have to be my favourite type of DIY projects. Especially if you already own tons of IKEA furniture and are thinking of sprucing them up. I always wanted a beautiful wood table with copper accents (can’t get enough copper!), but $3,000 for a coffee table is a bit much for my wallet to…