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Hello, folks! Even though I had every intention of posting more frequently, it’s hard to find time on vacation! Have you ever shared a residence with other individuals whose parenting styles are vastly different from yours? Then you might have an inkling of how much subtlety and diplomacy is called for in dealing with situations… Continue reading “Catty”corner

Canada Day · Nail Art · Nails

Canada Day Nail Vinyls Giveaway & Nail Art Ideas

Hello, lovely people! As you may know, Canada’s big 150th birthday is coming up in about two weeks’ time and my beautiful city of Ottawa is a-buzzin’! As part of the celebration, the kind folks at Nail Polish Canada want to make sure that as many people as possible go around sporting Canada Day-nail art… Continue reading Canada Day Nail Vinyls Giveaway & Nail Art Ideas

31DC2017 · Nail Art · Nails

31DC2017Weekly 11: Polka Dots

This week’s prompt for the 31DCWeekly is polka dots and there is nothing in the nail art sphere that makes me as happy & nostalgic as doing polka dot nails! As I’m sure is the case for many others, this was my doorway into the nail art world and I spent a good year using… Continue reading 31DC2017Weekly 11: Polka Dots

ABC Challenge · Nail Art · Nails

ABC Challenge: O is for Owls

My love affair with owls goes back several decades. Without betraying my age, let me just say I’ve pretty much loved owls all my life! So, the first thing that comes to my mind when I think of the letter, O, is owls, of course!  I have a very cute owl-themed stamping plate, but I… Continue reading ABC Challenge: O is for Owls

31DC2016 · Nail Art · Nails

31DC2016Weekly 11: Polka Dots

I gave my nails a break for two days and am back for the second category of the 31-day nail art challenge! Unlike the first 10-day block of the challenge that dealt with colours, the next block deals with patterns. Today’s prompt is polka dots. Ever my favourite pattern, I decided to go with a… Continue reading 31DC2016Weekly 11: Polka Dots

31DC2016 · Nail Art · Nails

31DC2016Weekly 5: Blue

It’s day #5 of the nail art challenge, and the prompt for the day is “blue”. This colour is never an issue for me, and if you’ve perused my gallery, you’ll notice I use a lot of dots. Nonetheless, with all my effort to learn new techniques, I’ve been missing my dotted manicures, and this… Continue reading 31DC2016Weekly 5: Blue