Fab Finds and Thrifty Advice

2020 May

Quarantining in Style: 4 Tips to Wearing Loungewear


While spending more time at home it can be tempting to stay in pajamas all day, but what you wear connects to how you feel – even if no one else can see you. Studies have shown value in putting effort into dressing presentably, including increased productivity and self-esteem. Here are… more

2020 May

3 Last Minute Mother's Day DIY Gifts

Need some last-minute gift inspiration for a mother in your life? We’ve got you covered with these easy at-home DIYs that you can pull together in 24 hours and that she’s sure to love.


1. Cinnamon butter

This fresh, sweet cinnamon butter recipe from… more

2020 Apr

3 Ways to Reuse a T-shirt

Have a few old t-shirts lying around that could use a second life? Upcycling them has never been easier! Here are 3 fun ways to reuse your t-shirts, no sewing required:

Idea #1: No-Sew T-shirt Tote Bag

Say goodbye to plastic bags! Turn your shirts into reusable shopping bags… more

2020 Apr

Help Slow the Spread with DIY Face Masks

Canada’s top doctor, Dr. Theresa Tam, announced on April 6th that wearing non-medical masks can help limit the spread of COVID-19. Two days later, CBC released an article in response to this announcement,… more

2020 Apr

4 DIYs to Keep Kids Busy Having Fun at Home

Keeping the kids occupied at home can be a challenge at the best of times, but with schools across the country closed for the past several weeks it may be feeling overwhelming to keep your children productive day after day. With many resources out there dedicated to providing activities for kids… more