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8 SPRING EVENTS IN HAMILTON

March 21, 2016
Spring Events Hamilton

8 Hamilton Happenings this Spring I love spring! It is a beautiful time of year when the days are getting longer, the snow is either melting or nowhere to be seen and the flowers are blooming. For all these reasons and more, we can finally stop hibernating indoors and find the energy to actually get out of our house to see and experience things happening in our community. Another thing I love is Hamilton and the surrounding area. There is so…

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DIY Home & Décor

RE-PURPOSING ANTIQUES AROUND YOUR HOME

October 8, 2015
Antique Furniture

My favourite antiques re-purposed around our home. It’s no secret I love to go antiquing. This is something I grew up doing with my family. On Sundays, my brother and I would go for a long drive with my dad, and we’d stop at every garage sale, flea market, or antique shop we would pass, and we’d always stop for lunch – my favourite part! When Ryan and I were searching for a home, that’s when we really began antiquing.…

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Living Travel

CHRISTIE ANTIQUE SHOW

September 22, 2015
Antiques

Searching for unique items at the Christie Antique Show One of my favourite things I look forward to every year is the Christie Antique Show. This one day antique show only happens twice a year and because it is on a Saturday while Ryan is working, it means a get to spend some quality time with my dad. This year was no different. I drove up to my parent’s house for 7 o’clock in the morning to meet with my…

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DIY Home & Décor

ANTIQUE DECOR WITHOUT ANTIQUING

September 9, 2015
Antique Decor Tips

Add that antique touch to your décor without a trip to an antique market. There is something about having that special something with history, with a story, a previous home and owner. And let’s face it, old, used and antique décor have unique qualities that are hard to come by in store today. Don’t get me wrong, I’m a huge fan of spending countless hours in HomeSense and Pier 1 Imports, but antique décor has ‘life’ that adds character to…

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