Bow cuffs on M4M Bonny Leggings

So I have been on quite the sewing kick. While I have yet to make something for myself other than underwear that I want to wear over and over again, I have made things for both my kids that they put on the second their clothes come out of the wash. My niece’s 10th birthday…… Continue reading Bow cuffs on M4M Bonny Leggings

How I figured out Colour-Blocking

So a couple of weeks ago I ordered fabric from a Canadian custom company called Sew Kash (https://kashewskreations.com/pages/sew-kash-fabric-collection) and I was so excited to get my hands on their amazing cotton lycra fabrics. Even Hailey and Wyatt were excited and instantly latched onto the panels that I had picked out for them! Then came the…… Continue reading How I figured out Colour-Blocking

Our Favourite Pasta Recipe

To start off, I just want to let you guys know that I am an Independent Epicure Consultant, and everything in this post is my own opinion and not affiliated with Epicure, & if you purchase through my site (www.kristinagrant.epicure.com) I will earn a commission on products purchased. So, with all that out of the…… Continue reading Our Favourite Pasta Recipe

What we learned this season

Well, it is almost the end of the growing season here in Manitoba, and everything except for the pumpkins are harvested. In some ways this first year of gardening in Manitoba was very successful, and we learned so much to use for next year! Hopefully having made the mistakes that we did this year will…… Continue reading What we learned this season

Dill Pickled Carrots

Please note: I may earn a small commission for my endorsement, recommendation, testimonial, and/or link to any products or services from this website So one of the advantages to having a large garden set up is that there are lots of fresh veggies to eat once they are ripe. The draw back is that sometimes…… Continue reading Dill Pickled Carrots

Restaining the wood siding

So one of the interesting aspects of our home is the unique siding. When we first purchased we thought that the greyish-brown colour of the house was due to weathering of the cedar siding, and while that might be true in some spots of the house, in others it looks like areas (such as the…… Continue reading Restaining the wood siding