Easter crafts

  Because of our trip to Brazil I didn’t have much time to prepare for Easter in advance. So everything I did this year was pretty much last minute. I started on the knitted bunnies on Friday evening and finished them Saturday night. Knitting was easy-peasy, but shaping the bunnies …

Making maple syrup

Inspired by our visit to the Sugarbush Maple Syrup Festival at the Kortright Centre a few weeks ago Warren and his little helper set out to tap all the three maple trees in our yard.  The maple syrup making season is short and lasts only for as long the temperature …

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 location is working wonders as now the plants gets sun light for most of the day. We’re not so sure yet about the quality of the soil as …

Spring nature table

Spring has been here for a while now. In fact Summer is just a couple of weeks away, and I haven’t shared …

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 …

Preparing for the Summer

On Sunday, after we returned from the May Day celebration, we started to prepare our garden for the Summer. We transferred the …

An intrepid guest

For the past three weeks we lived with a raccoon above our heads. This one mama Raccoon found her way into the …

As outdoors so indoors

While Spring is busy blooming the flowers outdoors I’m working on our nature table to keep up with it. I found a …

Right now…

… I’m patiently waiting for the tulips to bloom. … I’m enjoying watching the children play outside as the days warm up. …