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A Wild & Moody Hand-Tied Bouquet | Spotlight on Les Jardins de Frieda Bella

A Wild & Moody Hand-Tied Bouquet | Spotlight on Les Jardins de Frieda Bella

When I say “shop local”, what do you think of? Fresh produce from a farmers’ market. Locally-made clothing, accessories, gifts bought in a boutique rather than a big-box store. One-of-a-kind home decor from a flea market or small shop. But there are SO many other […]

Roasted Red Pepper Dip Recipe | Spectacular Summer Blog Hop #21

Roasted Red Pepper Dip Recipe | Spectacular Summer Blog Hop #21

Way back in June when I revealed my Canada Day BBQ set-up, I promised you my Roasted Red Pepper Dip recipe. I always like to test out a recipe a few times before I put it on the blog, and I am happy to report […]

Spinning a Good Yarn: All About the TWIST Fibre Festival!

Spinning a Good Yarn: All About the TWIST Fibre Festival!

You guys know that I love everything to do with fabric and textiles, right? I’ve always been fascinated by artisanal textiles, and one of my favourite things to do on vacation is find some locally-made fabrics or fibres to take home. I’ve bought embroidery in […]