Month: August 2014

You say “daylia”, I say “dahlia”

You say “daylia”, I say “dahlia”

But we all say “wow!” when the full, rich blooms open at this time of year! It was my first year growing dahlias (my first year growing a garden, to be exact). I was spurred into this fledgling hobby by my Aunt Sheila and Uncle George, […]

Antiquing we will go…

Antiquing we will go…

… Antiquing we will go! Hide all the credit cards, antiquing we will go! Summer’s just about over (for teachers, at least), and I’ve had one of the best ever. One of my favourite parts of this summer has been the time spent poking around in […]

DIY Flowers for a Summer Wedding

DIY Flowers for a Summer Wedding

If you’re planning a wedding or event during the summertime, you might be thinking “look at all the beautiful flowers available! I have so many choices!” and you’d be right. Summer in Canada is the perfect time for gorgeous floral arrangements because so many beautiful blooms are […]