Spring

May usually kicks off the beginning of the wedding season! Whether you’re attending a wedding this summer as a guest, have the honourable task of being included in the wedding party or you’re getting married (congrats!), the thought of cramming multiple weddings, and the prep that goes with them, into your already overflowing schedule seems [...]

With the price of groceries climbing, many people are trying to find low-cost alternatives to feeding their family while keeping everyone eating healthy. A summer garden is the perfect way to add to your fresh food while saving money. Planning a garden takes time and patience if you want to pack as much as possible [...]

I have been wanting to try this recipe since I made my coconut rum sugar cookies recipe last year. I waited patiently until this holiday so I could share them at an Easter dinner we are going to this weekend. Actually, it wasn't so much so that I could share them. It was mostly because [...]

I went against popular advice for my area and planted our garden over the long weekend. Our spring season can be very touchy and we've had snow as late as June 1. This year, I looked Mother Nature in the eyes and I didn't back down. Actually, I checked the two week forecast and it [...]

 A couple of weeks ago my Facebook feed filled with status updates about spring break for many of my friends to the east of me. Since then I had some time to get ready for my full days with my girls. Don't get me wrong, I love spending time with them and I can't wait [...]

For the past two years, we have been plagued by wasps (as I am sure everyone has). They start to come out around this time of year scouting for good areas to set up house. Last year, it started off worse than ever before because they came out in May. We tried a trap idea [...]