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DIY Painted Pumpkins

Boo-tify your porch with painted pumpkins Incorporating pumpkins into your decor is one of the easiest ways to add touches of fall to your home. If, like me, traditional orange pumpkins aren’t quite your style, I have an easy fix—painted pumpkins!

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The Beginner's Guide for Plant Moms

Congratulations, you’re a new plant mom, or at the very least you’re thinking about it! Just like a baby, becoming a plant mom can come with its fair share of growing pains. I’m certainly no expert myself, so I enlisted the help of Hong, owner of one of Edmonton’s cutest plant shops Botaniful, to offer up some advice on how to be the best plant mom you can be.

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DIY Chalk Paint Vase Makeover

I’m sure most of us have old, ugly vases kicking around in our basements, or in our parent’s houses. If not, thrift stores literally have hundreds just waiting to be up-cycled into beautiful, new-to-you pieces.

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3 Refreshing Cold Brew Coffee Recipes

When you’re a mom, coffee is basically a love language. Dark roast, blonde roast, latte—these are the words I want to hear at 6 a.m. when my kids have me up for the day. With summer in full swing, it’s time to ditch the hot cup of coffee (as if you even had a chance to drink it hot) in favour of an icy cool treat. Before you get started whipping up a fancy iced coffee, I thought it would be beneficial to learn how to make a proper cup of cold brew—the base we’ll use for all of our iced coffee variations.  Of course, you can use regular iced coffee in the recipes, however, I definitely encourage you to...

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Behind the Brand: North Kinder

Local stylish moms are likely already familiar with the brand North Kinder. As a mom it’s so great to find a brand that is stylish, functional and comfortable for our kids to wear. North Kinder is exactly that – modern designs that are incredibly soft and easy for your little one to move in. For the first post in our new series, Behind the Brand, we talked to Sheena Steinbrenner, the owner of North Kinder, about what’s its like to start and run your own business—all while being a full-time mom. Q. How do you balance being a mom and running your own business? A. You don’t. You just do it. Maybe someone can tell me what that special balance is?...

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