More Winter

We are here bracing ourselves expecting the snow storm that is in the forecast for this afternoon/evening. If it really manifests as predicted we should be getting strong winds and 30 cm of snow overnight! I’m already planning a few activities for the girls as it will most likely be …

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 …

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 …

Inauguration

It’s ready! On Sunday we inaugurated our bread oven in big style. We invited friends over and made delicious pizza together. Now …

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 …

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 …