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March Colour Alert!

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In this month of March, The Color Marketing Group is celebrating the colour “Tinted Whisper”!

 

“Tinted Whisper is a color that is but a breath, a subtle nuance, and indeed, a whisper. It is a color that gently leaves one season, and beckons another. A cool, color-influenced white, with hints of pink and blue, Tinted Whisper offers a soft transition of color no matter the approaching season.” – The Color Marketing Group.

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February Colour Alert!

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In this month of February, The Color Marketing Group is celebrating the colour “Shim”!

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“A pink for all! “Shim” is a no-definition, no-problem hue that expresses current times, as well as the future. Neither masculine, nor feminine, it exists as a balancing hue for any person, and any design, at any time of year. “Shim” is a subtle color that can play multiple roles, quiet enough for reflection, yet colorful enough to stand on its own.” – The Color Marketing Group.

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The 3 Things I Learnt By Mistake

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At one point in everyone’s life, they become a new homeowner. It’s a very exciting time but sometimes when it’s your first home (or condo) you learn a few things the hard way – by mistake.

You can’t expect to know everything. How do you think everyone else learnt?

No one can tell you all the things you will have to know as a home owner. Sometimes you will just learn them by mistake.

I have had my fair share of first time home owner mishaps.   At the time it’s not funny, but after the fact you can’t help but laugh at yourself.

One benefit is that you will always remember how to solve that issue.

I thought today that I would share a few stories of my not-so-brilliant first time home owner ordeals.

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5 Easy Outdoor Halloween Decor Ideas

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It is that time of year…

Halloween!

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I know there are a lot of people out there whose favourite holiday is Halloween.  They enjoy going all out and decorating their homes in terrifying ghosts and ghouls.

Personally, I prefer to keep things more on the traditional and non-scary side.

I love to use pumpkins, flowers, branches, hay and cornstalks to create my Halloween outdoor theme.

Below I’ve included 5 decor ideas to help inspire you if you are having difficulty coming up with your Halloween theme.

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