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Loving Local Gift Guide…

December 3, 2016

I just had to share a local gift guide… There are so many great local products… most of these are from Calgary with a few being from further west… as you know buying local supports our local makers and companies and helps our local economy thrive… if you’re a US reader then be sure to checkout out these great gift ideas because you’re getting some of the sweetest products for a sweet deal with the current exchange rate! 🙂 1. Smash +…

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That Time We Had Our House Cleaned by Mad Maids…

October 30, 2016

Between full time day job gigs and growing Feathering My Nest over the past two years we just don’t spend as much time keeping the house in order as we used to… Cleaning the house used to be the thing that I spent at least one full day a week working away on… Now the majority of my non day job gig hours goes into growing Feathering My Nest. I don’t even know how people with kids find the time to clean…

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Lifestyle Projects

Calgary Home + Design Show

October 10, 2016
Calgary Home + Design Show

I can’t believe that two weeks have passed since the Calgary Home + Design show!…  In July I was asked to create a workshop feature booth at the show for show attendees to come in to get hands on with some DIY projects. From July until the day the show opened I refinished, and figured out, I planned, and connected with local business and makers, and worked on creating not only a workshop space, but a seating area and gallery wall that…

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Lifestyle Projects

Calgary Home and Design Show Week…

September 19, 2016

Woah! Good Morning! What a way to kick off the Calgary Home and Design Show week!… its not even 10:30 this morning and I’ve found myself on the front page of the Metro Newspaper and I was also on CTV morning Live at 8:15 am chatting with Aisling about the workshops taking place this coming weekend in the Feathering My Nest Workshop Feature Booth at the Calgary Home and Design Show. I even shared a little DIY trick to help you create pro looking hand painted…

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Five Minute Journal…

August 31, 2016

Hey babes!… I’m taking a moment to interrupt the regular DIY posts to share something interesting with you… the Five Minute Journal… and to give one away to one lucky reader!  If you follow Feathering My Nest on Instagram you’ve likely seen past posts about my daily practices, I started up late last year, that help me to start my day happy and to end it with reflection and gratitude… Over the past number of years, through reading and spending time as a part of a great achievement…

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