The fairies are here

A couple of years ago I found those vintage-like fairy figurines at Value Village. At the time  I tried to display them in the girls bedroom but somehow it didn’t look quite right so ended up storing them up for future use. Now they’re out again and ready to inhabit …

Stellar Gardening

Last week I took a very inspiring course called Stellar Gardening, part of the “Making Space for the Mysterious – Summer Festival of Arts and Education” at the Rudolf Steiner Centre Toronto. The course content was a well balanced mix of theory of Biodynamic gardening, connection with the land through …

Happiness in bloom

My flowers are popping open! Back in May I planted my first flower garden ever. Around the third week of May the  seedlings started breaking through the soil and since then I have been anxiously waiting for this big moment.  I planted Cosmos, Zinnias, Echinacea and Poppies. Sadly, absolutely nothing …

The last harvest

We spent most of our Saturday working at home. We harvested the last carrots and beets from the garden and prepared the …

From the garden to the table

Last Sunday we invited a Marta’s friend and her family over and had a little potato harvest party. The children loved to …

Quick peek in the garden

Oh, our garden is growing beautifully! What a joy it is to see the garden thriving after last year’s disappointment. The new …

A long weekend

Today is a holiday here in Canada. We didn’t have any special plans for the long weekend mainly because I, as a …

Spring is pushing through

Today we spent the afternoon playing outside and observed the gifts the Spring has brought to our garden so far.  A strong …