Monthly Archives: April 2013

A Graduation

It was a very busy weekend for me.  I drove to my brother’s graduation ceremony in Toronto on Friday.  It took him something like 14 years with a 10 year break in the middle to finish his degree but he … Continue reading

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Some Vintage Finds

We were away last week visiting with my mom.  Came back with a few finds from the thrift shop she owns. I’m so excited about the bias tape I got!  When I saw the vintage packages of the red polka … Continue reading

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My Little Millionaire

Last week Noah took up writing “cheques.”  To just about everyone in the house.  For insane amounts of money.  Here’s the million dollars I plan on cashing in on after he’s got his first job 😉 But I’ll probably have … Continue reading

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Starting Our Seedlings

We learned how to make these great newspaper seed starters and got a little carried away making them.  They were a perfect solution for us because we always have newspaper flyers around the house and the little boxes can be … Continue reading

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Down Time With Pom Poms

I spent most of the day getting started on spring cleaning with the help of the kidlets today.  We’ve got a beautiful front entryway!  Everything else is going to take time.  I have a 4 page checklist of things I … Continue reading

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Success and Failure

I was reminded this evening just how closely tied success and failure can be sometimes. This morning I took the kidlets out to a friend’s farm to visit.  Our friends have tapped 4 large maple trees and invited us to … Continue reading

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At the Manse

Today I’m guest blogging with Joy over at My Country Manse.  Joy is a talented and thoughtful writer and a very creative woman.  If you haven’t checked her out yet, you should!  I’m honored that she invited me to share … Continue reading

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