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This Gorgeous Character Home is #RenovationGoals

You know what happens after a morning of watching home renovation shows on HGTV. . .you start dreaming about your own run-down diamond-in-the-rough that you turn around in six weeks.  But what if you actually did it? Minus the 6 week part. . . *crawls in a corner with the

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Warm and Cozy Character Home Tour

These days, I feel as if my renovation will never end.  What was initially supposed to be a two week renovation is now stretching into October. . . so about three months.  My dear friend Naomi has kindly offered her home as fodder for this blog.  Let’s take a look,

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My Renovation is Actually Happening

When the hermit and I purchased this house, we were full of HGTV renovation dreams.  Could we transform our home from top to bottom within a year or less?  Absolutely.  The sky was the limit. Oh how cute we were. I painted and scraped, weeded and re-arranged, but the house would

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Light and Bright Farmhouse Style Entryway Refresh

Have you ever started a project, only to have it sit for months on end, staring you in the face and taunting you with its unfinished business?  Welcome to our entryway. I applied primer to it in October in a mad fit of trying to make our house look acceptable

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Kitchen Reveal. . . for now.

I have a confession to make.  I really wanted to reveal my kitchen to you guys, so I started the whole decluttering series to make sure my kitchen would be clean enough.  A series is not made out of two posts, you say?  Don’t worry, more is coming. Let’s all

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Christmas Home Tour 2016

Welcome to the first annual Shifting Roots Christmas home tour!  Does it count as a home tour if only two of your rooms are featured. . . just barely. . .?  I say yes.  Last year when we packed away the Christmas decorations we pared down considerably.  I also wasn’t

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Home Tour

Welcome to our home!  We bought a fixer up and have been slowly making it our own.  It’s far from done, but here’s the progress so far. Please forgive the paint on the floors, I’ll be refinishing them once I’ve painted everything!! Exterior Removing trees wasn’t in the budget, but

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Kristen

Welcome!

Hi, I'm Kristen and I help new gardeners learn to grow their own vegetables and beautify their yards. I also share recipes that use all that delicious garden produce. Grab a coffee (and your gardening gloves) and join me for gardening tips, simple recipes, and the occasional DIY, all from the lovely city of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.

P.S. First time gardener? You'll want to download the quick start gardening guide below!