Warming up…..

Warming up…..

Today is the first day this March that it has felt warm enough to make you feel like spring is really here. The sun is shining and the temperature is 12 ~ wow, double digits ~ finally! The garden centre’s must be just hopping today, not only is it the first nice...
Epsom Salt Candles…..

Epsom Salt Candles…..

I came across this pretty table arrangement a couple of times in my travels around the blogosphere ~ it seems to cover several things for this time of year ~ it is gives a calm, quiet & peaceful look after the busyness of December, with a colourful &...
Coastal weather…..

Coastal weather…..

What a difference a few days can make when it comes to the weather here on Vancouver Island and coastal British Columbia….late last week we had a lovely fresh snowfall that was deep enough to close our schools and have everyone staying home, leaving the roads so...
The Weathered Gate…..

The Weathered Gate…..

There is a new and delightful little shop that has recently opened in Qualicum Beach called The Weathered Gate ~ it is the sweetest, tiny space filled with furniture that has been lovingly restored by the shop owners and accented with new home accessories. The mother...
“Tis the Season…..

“Tis the Season…..

Well, here we are, the first day of December has arrived! No more procrastinating, thinking the holidays are in the far off distance ~ it is time to make our shopping  list, plan a party or two and get into the spirit of the season. It is time to create within...