A Trip into the Wilderness

A Trip into the Wilderness

The sun is shining and the strawberries are ripening! We’ve had a beautiful and very dry spring and now that summer has hit, so have summer thunderstorms. I’m thankful for adventures that have already happened this month. Every time we go out adventuring,...

Spring Awakenings

It’s hard to live in the north. Following our USA vacation, I’m more aware of that than ever. There’s a fresh 4 inches of snow outside on this May morning, and even when it’s not snowing, spring has felt so chilly! At least the leaves are...

When Mum’s an Artist

We have a new neighbour in our little subdivision and it’s been pretty fun for my 8 year old son to have another boy to play with. It’s hard to be a boy with two big sisters! Wesley’s friend was fascinated by the fact that I am an artist, and when...
Art & the Hot Rod Guy

Art & the Hot Rod Guy

Did I ever tell you that I’m married to an artist? It has never been hard to be a working artist in this home because my husband Wade has always understood my passion to create. From the early days of getting to know each other, I knew he was a creative, like I...
A Glorious View: Berry Picking in the Pine Pass

A Glorious View: Berry Picking in the Pine Pass

I always say I love picking berries, but I think that berry picking is just a vehicle for me to be totally inspired by the landscape. Yesterday my sister and I and three of our children drove into the mountains (3 hours from home) to pick blueberries and...