Articles written by: Kate Walker

6 Cool Coffee Makers

6 Cool Coffee Makers

Gone are the days where Mr. Coffee ruled the roost. Today’s coffee makers range from fully automated high tech marvels to carefully crafted cold-press creators. Here’s 6 of the  best coffee makers, all guaranteed to kick your morning cup into high gear. ChemexAlthough it now graces the countertops of just […]

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6 Medicine Cabinet Must-Haves

In addition to being a bathroom convenience, a well-stocked medicine cabinet can become the most important part of your home in the event of minor injury or illness. Here are 6 tips on how to best stock a medicine cabinet that will ensure that all your bases are covered. Basic […]

6 Ways to Stock the Ultimate Linen Closet

6 Ways to Stock the Ultimate Linen Closet

Linen closets may not get the same kind of attention that clothing ones do, but that doesn’t mean they shouldn’t. Think of how often you use their contents—don’t they deserve a little love, too? Here are some tips on how to stock a top notch linen closet worthy of some […]

6 Ways to Start Your Day With a Bang

6 Ways to Start Your Day With a Bang

Once you hit a certain age, sleep becomes one of life’s greatest pleasures. Gone are the days of fighting naps and trying to stay up all night, sleep is awesome and you want as much of it as you can get. This can become problematic when you discover that despite […]

How to Choose a Faucet

How to Choose a Faucet

Ah, faucets, the under appreciated, overworked kitchen and bathroom fixtures we all know and love. While they may not be at the top of most renovation to-do lists, they do have the ability to add polish to any project and once you find a good one, you’ll never look back. […]

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6 Ways to Store Your Music

While computers and clouds are convenient, there’s something to be said about physical copies of your favourite albums. Flipping through records can be cathartic and it can be really nice to take a trip down memory lane via CD liner notes. Whether you’re looking to organize musical clutter or create […]

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6 Steps to Growing an Indoor Herb Garden

Fresh herbs have the ability to elevate even the most mundane meal into something worthy of a 5 star restaurant. Serving macaroni and cheese out of a box? A few sprigs of fresh parsley will make it look gourmet and we all know that green complements orange in the loveliest […]

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8 Ways to Have a Baby in a Small Space

Babies and stuff seem to go hand in hand. The ‘must have’ list can be overwhelming, especially if you’re worrying about having to fit it all into your tiny living quarters. Here are some ways to help you incorporate your bundle of joy into your small home without sacrificing space (or style). […]

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6 Non-Permanent Ways to Make Your House a Home

They say that home is where the heart is, but it can be pretty hard to pour your heart into a space that just doesn’t feel like you. Personalizing your home is in theory a great idea, but in practice it can be easier said than done. Whether you’re a […]