Today is the final day of a long weekend for most of us here in Canada. In Alberta, Saskatchewan and Ontario it’s Family Day. In Prince Edward Island it’s Islander Day. And Manitoba is celebrating Louis Riel Day today. All of these days are about celebrating who we are, where we come from and who we share our… Continue reading Family Day….
For the past three years I’ve done a oneword challenge. Choosing only one word as a mantra or focus for the year instead of a number of resolutions that quickly go by the way side. It’s been helpful in many ways and easy to share with others (in hopes of feeling a bit more accountable… Continue reading Into 2015…the personal
I guess I never really got into the habit of posting – otherwise it would probably feel weirder than it does to try and return:) Maybe I was waiting for the mood to strike…except it has several times and for some strange reason I turned it down. In fact, in the middle of doing a… Continue reading It’s Been Awhile…
Happy Thanksgiving! It’s Canadian Thanksgiving today – a celebration of family, friends, and the fall harvest. I love this time of year – the fresh smell of fall, apple picking, roadside stands of pumpkins, mums and cornstalks and of course the fall colours changing as you drive down country roads. Wonderful! Family Traditions When I was… Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!
When we decided that now was the time to install new floors throughout the majority of our main floor, it wasn’t without a lot of consideration. I wanted to share with you how we made our decision and the source we used for our beautiful floors. What We Started With We had old narrow strip… Continue reading Why Wood Wins…
Hello! I hope you’re doing well today – or at least in this moment. I’m excited to share The Living Room Floor. Oh yes, with a capital T. These hickory floors are beauties. Although we do kinda miss being able to see if the basement lights on our through our floor. Now we have to… Continue reading Hickory Dickory Dock….
Wow? Where did the month of March go? And the first two weeks of April? March through early April is one of the busiest times of the year for me at work – so why we decided to start renovating then I’m not sure…. I’ll be posting soon with photos and details of finished dining… Continue reading Oops!