20 03, 2017

Creativity for the Soul

March 20th, 2017|DIY Crafts, Play|0 Comments|

“Creativity is contagious. Pass it on.” Albert Einstein

Just because you can’t paint a portrait or pen a novel doesn’t mean you’re not creative. Au contraire! Creativity is what makes us HUMAN. It exists within every aspect of our lives, and is not just reserved for the artistic elite.

You can – and should – reclaim […]

1 03, 2017

Baby’s Nursery Design and Décor

March 1st, 2017|All Ideas & Inspiration, Baby, DIY Crafts|0 Comments|

Designing and decorating baby’s first sacred space outside the womb can feel daunting…but can be so much fun for the expectant or new mom! If ever there was a reason to pour love, joy, and hope into a room, it’s in anticipation of the arrival of a beautiful new being into this world!

As nursery […]

25 02, 2017

Spring Break Fever: Cool Crafting with Kids

February 25th, 2017|All Ideas & Inspiration, DIY Crafts|0 Comments|

Spring Break conjures up dreamy visions of longer days, warmer temperatures, and fragrant cherry tree blossoms across the Lower Mainland. Why, before we know it, the dog days of summer will be upon us and the kids will be free from the confines of the school room!

But before we get too preoccupied with blissful […]

14 02, 2017

A Liberal Dose of Love and Healing

February 14th, 2017|All Ideas & Inspiration, Small Biz Spotlight|0 Comments|

There’s a loving, truthful, raw energy about to permeate the space at Homeworks Etc.

This past Friday, February 10th,  Jill Prescott brought her unique gifts as intuitive and energy healer to lead a focused group meditation and subsequently assist participants in deciphering messages and images that arise during the process. This was an evening of […]

2 02, 2017

Women Making a Difference in the Lives of Others

February 2nd, 2017|All Ideas & Inspiration|0 Comments|

Motherhood is arguably one of the most important, challenging and rewarding responsibilities on the planet. Bringing a child into the world – loving, guiding, teaching, and shaping one’s offspring into an empathetic, conscientious, respectful, and hardworking mature being –  can surely become a mother’s legacy.

And yet, some moms want to do more. They yearn […]

27 01, 2017

Creative living – an online resource

January 27th, 2017|All Ideas & Inspiration, Home & Living|0 Comments|

Jacqueline De’Ath loves her life.

First and foremost a wife and mother, she has recently added business owner to her extensive resume. This past weekend, she launched the successful grand opening of Homeworks Etc., a unique lifestyle and DIY workshops boutique in Cloverdale. Jacqueline has fashioned a unique, warm, and welcoming space to share her […]

13 01, 2017

Hockey Dreams

January 13th, 2017|All Ideas & Inspiration, Decor, Home & Living|0 Comments|

My son’s crazy obsession with hockey!
Erin Fraser, Fine Arts Photographer in the Lower Mainland, specializes in creating “edgy, dark but romantic” photos. Sifting through her online portfolio (http://www.efraserphoto.com/), one does indeed perceive an undercurrent of romance…each photo pulls the viewer into the emotion of the setting. And the outdoors plays a big role as […]

11 01, 2017

Grand Opening – Homeworks Etc

January 11th, 2017|All Ideas & Inspiration, Home & Living|0 Comments|

Come celebrate with us!
Homeworks Etc, a distinctive DIY workshop boutique located just outside downtown Cloverdale, is officially open and ready to share its new location with YOU! Come join us on Saturday, January 21, between 10am and 5pm, for a peek at our unique shop!

Our beautifully decorated space at Homeworks Etc envelopes you in […]

25 07, 2016

If Walls Could Talk

July 25th, 2016|All Ideas & Inspiration|0 Comments|

Benefits of decorating a special space for kids.
Interview with Julie Romanowski, child behaviour specialist and Jacqueline De’Ath, owner of Homeworks Etc nursery and kids room decor.

There is more to decor than just creating a pretty space.

A home creates and impact on our children, what we surround them with, the messages we subliminally send with […]

12 06, 2016

5 Storage Solutions for Kids Rooms

June 12th, 2016|All Ideas & Inspiration, Home & Living|0 Comments|

5 Storage Solutions for Kids Rooms
Not up for a DIY Project.  Here are my top 5 storage solutions that are easy and realistic to achieve for your kids room. […]