Family Home Renovation Tips

Contemplating a home renovation this year? Don’t forget to focus on family gathering areas! Now more than ever families appreciate the importance of having comfortable and functional space in their homes to gather with each other. Determine what you would like your family to do in the space. For instance is it a games room, [...]

Living With Less, Thankful For More

We have so much to be thankful for. Sometimes we get lost in a sea of things and forget how much we really have and what is truly important in our lives. This Thanksgiving, consider embracing the concept “Less is More”. Imagine you and your family acquiring and retaining only what you use regularly, as [...]

Fall Canning & Preserving

One of my favourite things about fall is the ability to preserve our harvest by canning. I know…canning sounds old fashioned, doesn’t it? I can’t help myself…there is something so satisfying about eating freshly preserved items made with your own hands. Yum! I feel like a squirrel hiding her nuts for later when things are [...]

Xeriscaping

If you are looking to do some landscaping this Spring consider Xeriscape. Xeriscape landscaping, simply, is landscaping designed specifically for areas that are susceptible to drought, or for properties where water conservation is practiced. Xeriscaping considers not only the plant selected but also other techniques and practices such as grouping similar plants together who have [...]