Hunting for stars

When we woke up yesterday there was frost on the ground outside. Later in the morning when I took the girls out to play most of it had already melted, but a few spots in the shady areas. Our picnic table looked particularly magical sprinkled with silver dust.¬†Looking closer we …

Autumn colours

Just thought I’d share some beautiful images from our Saturday. My mum is visiting with us and we drove up North to Simcoe county to appreciate the Canadian Autumn colours. It was a beautiful, crisp sunny day and the temperature perfect (so not to scare a Brazilian). I’m so grateful …

Autumn Leaves

This week we have been working on our Autumn nature table. We picked beautiful red, yellow and orange Maple leaves from the …

Welcome Autumn

Autumn arrived yesterday at 11:09 pm greeted by the full moon, known as the harvest moon, for the first time in 19 …

Apple picking

On Staurday we had a great time picking apples at the Pine Farm Orchards. We went there early to avoid the crowds …

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 …

Back from camping

Our camping trip was amazing. Seven days and no rain whatsoever! In fact, there were forecasts for thunder showers during our week …

Another covered rock

I really took my time with this one. I think it has been some three or four weeks since I started this …