Etsy Round-Up: Fruity

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While looking on Etsy for fun, I came across a listing with the sweetest colour combination of pastel pinks, yellows and oranges. I loved the unexpected combination so much that I decided to create an Etsy round up featuring the colours. Enjoy! Original Abstract Painting: linneaheideart Clay Bead Necklace: MaggieAndMeCreative Coral Watercolour Print: SandraOvono Crocheted Beads: ThreeBlueBees Nesting Bowls: BiscuitCuit […]

Etsy Round-Up: Locker Accessories

Etsy Round-Up: Locker Decorations

When I first started high school back in grade 9, I was so excited to have my very own locker. It took a while to figure out how to organize it in a way which made sense with all of my notebooks, textbooks, supplies and other stuff. I had the most fun decorating my locker […]

Quote Of The Day: Today is Beautiful

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Our quote of the day is short, sweet, simple and oh so true. Every day is beautiful, no matter your circumstances. How will you celebrate the beauty of today? I think I will take time today to enjoy the beauty of the family I have been blessed with, I will take a long walk and listen to the sounds […]

Etsy Round-Up: White Wedding

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As most of you may already know, I got married two weeks ago today. It was such an incredible day and P and I feel so incredibly blessed to have so many beautiful memories to look back on. We had exactly one year and one day to prepare, so once we set a date I scoured […]

Etsy Round-Up: Etsy Shops In Bloom

Etsy Round-Up: In Bloom

I’ve been out and about documenting the blooming flowers with my camera. Spring and Autumn are two of the most beautiful seasons because of the change that nature experiences. Each week something different happens outside. I love it! Of course, this inspired a floral-themed Etsy Round-Up too! Covered Buttons: TomiBell ‘Oh Happy Day’ Greeting Card: PrintSmitten Flower Crown: LoveSparklePretty […]

Etsy Round-Up: Mother’s Day Gifts

Mother's Day Round-Up

I can’t believe April is over and now May is here! Next Sunday is Mother’s Day and it’s time for an Etsy Round-Up gift guide for inspiration. Besides the sweet-yet-typical gift of flowers and chocolates, here are some unique ideas for Mother’s Day gifts that we think any mom would love!   Custom Cutting Board: Katleminvitations Birthstone […]

Etsy Round-Up: Budding Greens Home Decorating Ideas

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Earth Day was this week, and now that spring-like-temperatures seem to be sticking around (fingers crossed!), I’m anxious for the fresh greens to come back. Buds, leaves and grass are such a lovely shade of green that no artificial colouring can compare to. Inspired by Etsy and all things green and natural, here is my collection […]

Etsy Round-Up: Dreaming in Spring Colors

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Now that spring is officialy here way, it’s time to break out the spring colors. I’m in the process of slowly switching my wardrobe from neutrals and jewel tones to pastels in every colour. As per usual, I headed on over to Etsy to see what I could find. What a cheery and colourful grouping […]

Etsy Round-Up: Feeling Blue

Etsy Round Up: Feeling Blue

Lately I’ve been loving blue. Rich, navy blue, found in the deepest part of the ocean. Inspired by the sea, I took a look on Etsy to see what I could find. I loved what I found! Take a look: Fish Scale Fabric: Kimonomomo Quartzite Earrings: Jewellery of the Lakes Merino/Nylon Yarn: Jackalope Fibers Mason Jar Soap Dispenser: Industrial […]

Etsy Round-Up: Dreaming of Sand and Sun

Etsy Round-Up: Dreaming of Sand & Sun

I’ve done a couple of Etsy Round-Ups here already on This Busy Life, and decided to start doing my own on my blog. I joined Etsy in 2012 with my own shop, rdprints and it’s been such a fun adventure. I love the diversity of items for sale, from vintage clothing, unique home decor, handmade jewelry and craft […]