November Rain…..

November Rain…..

November on the west coast is usually when we need to pull out our boots & umbrellas and start using them as we venture outdoors. I find that during the first rains in October we seem to hunker in the house, bemoaning the loss of our Indian Summer but by November...
Visual pleasures of Fall…..

Visual pleasures of Fall…..

As much as we are not so happy about the weather patterns beginning to change in the Fall, there is so much goodness to this season! Even with our Canadian Thanksgiving behind us, we still have the desire to have our homes & gardens embellished with Fall...
Adjusting to Fall…..

Adjusting to Fall…..

Here on the west coast we have been so enjoying a fabulous Indian Summer, it is sunnier & drier right now than we ever remember it being so late into the Fall, it is record breaking in fact. Just yesterday morning though we woke up to grey overcast skies, there...
Early summer ~ weather & blooms…..

Early summer ~ weather & blooms…..

Our early summer has been taking forever to properly present itself, with far more cold, cloudy and rainy days than lovely sun filled ones! The flowers haven’t seem to mind quite so much as we have and the same can be said for the trees, shrubs & the WEEDS!...