Our Homes

April 7, 2015
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I’m thinking of my daughter-in-love today. Over the weekend she, her hubby, and two beautiful children, moved out of the house they’ve called home for over six years. It was, predictably, bittersweet. While she looks forward with anticipation toward the new home they are building, the precious memories associated with the home they are leaving […]

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He Is Risen!

April 5, 2015
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On Friday we attended a Good Friday service that was so powerful it brought me to tears. Today, on Easter Sunday, we rejoice that our Saviour who endured the horror of the cross for us . . . for me . . . conquered death and rose from the grave. Hallelujah! He is risen, indeed! Like […]

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Finding Relief With Essential Oils

April 1, 2015
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For the past few months I’ve been educating myself about the healing properties of essential oils. I usually turn to books when I want to learn something new and I found Dr. Scott Johnson’s Surviving When Modern Medicine Fails and Valerie Worwood’s The Complete Book of Essential Oils and Aromatherapy (neither of which are affiliated with a specific brand […]

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Garden Dreaming

March 27, 2015
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I planted a first sowing of peas in my community garden plot this week. Here at home my tomato seedlings are just starting to get their true leaves. I’m spending too much time on Pinterest gathering ideas, planning, and dreaming of gardens. My day and night dreams are filled with all things garden-related. Part of […]

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Light Lesson

March 24, 2015
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I’m behind. It started with having to compile information to provide to our accountant in preparation for tax time. Our returns are complicated as we had a foot in two countries last year. I’ve got a handle on it now but it took a few days of sequestering myself in my office to get my […]

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Surviving Winter At The Worm Hotel

March 8, 2015
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It was a beautiful day here in the ‘Loops and we took advantage of the afternoon to head down to our community garden plot to do a bit of prep for the season ahead. I’m anticipating putting peas in the ground before the end of the month. When we returned to Canada last year I […]

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