Category Archives: Living

And down they fall

Sammy and I spent a lovely fall day out at the cabin together last week. It really was just a perfect autumn day. The last of the leaves were falling, there was only a slight chill in the air mixed … Continue reading

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From garden to plate

I thought it was high time I shared some of the yummy things we’ve been making with the harvest from the garden (especially since the garden is close to being finished for the year). Hubby has posted good photos & … Continue reading

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Summer ending

We’ve been enjoying some pretty warm days in Calgary, but the winds are starting to blow. The temperatures are cooling off, the days getting shorter, the leaves starting to turn & fall. All the signs of autumn are surrounding us. … Continue reading

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Third Blogoversary!

Back in September of 2010, I began writing on this blog. The first post (actually the first three) was health-related, documenting my journey & struggle with uterine fibroids and surgery that resulted. It was, in fact, during my seven weeks … Continue reading

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Nineteen whole months (and a bit)

Yeppers. Our little man turned 18 months old, a milestone I managed to miss sharing on here. Now Sam is over nineteen months. If only we could slow the weeks down a bit, I might catch up to everything, even … Continue reading

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A berry good day

We had a lovely adventure the other weekend, spending a morning at the Solstice Berry Farm (only a 30min drive from our house). We spent about two hours among these rows of Saskatoon berries. They have an incredible crop this … Continue reading

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Greener pastures

Well over a month ago, we ventured out to our farm for a little visit. Thought I would share some photos with you. It’s a 150 acres just outside of Carstairs, being leased for grain farming. No buildings currently on … Continue reading

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Good things

Sammy and I headed down to Market Collective this past weekend. It was their 5th anniversary!! A nice big milestone for the MC crew and the whole handmade community in Calgary! They have brought so much awareness & support to … Continue reading

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Lend a hand

The natural disaster that Southern Alberta is dealing with is epic. If you haven’t heard much about it yet, then do a quick search on “flooding Alberta” and your screen will be filled with some very sad images. The flip … Continue reading

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Two rivers…

…so much damage. The city of Calgary is in a state of emergency. Tons & tons of rain combined with spring run-off from the mountains has caused the two rivers that run through our city to overflow. So many communities … Continue reading

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