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I was featured!

I was featured!

Hello friends! Just popping in real quick to let you know that I was featured on MompreneurMoney.com not long ago! Please click on the link above or on the picture and go check out Kari’s series about many many other mompreneurs around the web. Have […]

Roller coasters, waterslides and Wave pools, Oh my! Our 30 hour adventure at The West Edmonton Mall

Roller coasters, waterslides and Wave pools, Oh my! Our 30 hour adventure at The West Edmonton Mall

The skies were blue and the air was crisp. With the five of us packed in our truck, we left Calgary and drove into Edmonton 2 days after Christmas. Why were we in notoriously cold Edmonton you may be thinking? Well, Pat and I had […]

Warm and Toasty Cinnamon Buns

Warm and Toasty Cinnamon Buns

Warm and spicey and gooey, right out of the oven. Is there anything better for a wintertime treat than homemade cinnamon buns? Mmmmm makes my mouth water just thinking about them. They take a bit of time and effort so I like to make them […]

When you feel like a Failure as a Homesteader

When you feel like a Failure as a Homesteader

Failure is such a harsh word, isn’t it? But, sometimes it feels like we are failures at this whole homesteading thing. Just this past year we have struggled with: A garden that was, shall we say, severely lacking in real vegetable growth. Losing most of […]

Romantic Weekend Getaway Ideas

Romantic Weekend Getaway Ideas

If you are like most couples, you are a very busy family. Having romantic time to spend together is difficult at best. You are also probably due for a vacation and that you are yearning for some alone time with your mate. Unfortunately with todayโ€™s […]

Smart Ways of Using Aromatherapy Essential Oils in Your Home

Smart Ways of Using Aromatherapy Essential Oils in Your Home

Aromatherapy oils are oils that are created from natural elements. Theyโ€™re also called essential oils. They range from lavender to grapefruit and everything in between. They offer a number of therapeutic benefits, cleaning help and even health benefits. For more information about essential oils check […]

The Big List of Awesome Homesteading Blogs

The Big List of Awesome Homesteading Blogs

I believe homesteading is really a community activity and to be a better homesteader myself, I need to learn from other people who have been there before and know what they are doing. In the spirit of community, I wanted to share with you today […]

Currently: January 2018

Currently: January 2018

Welcome to our January edition of Currently! Starting~ to plan our garden and homestead game plan for this coming year! Hoping~ This year of homesteading and gardening is going to be much better than last year! Scheduling~ Everything! haha well it feels like it anyways. […]

Top 10 Favorite Posts of 2017

Top 10 Favorite Posts of 2017

Hey Everyone! I can’t believe 2017 is over! This past year has been an absolute whirlwind and in some ways I am thrilled to say buh-bye but it’s also a little sad as it feels like each year flies by faster and faster. Watching our […]

How to Throw a Fun Christmas Party on a Homesteader Budget

How to Throw a Fun Christmas Party on a Homesteader Budget

Sometimes at Christmas time you really just need to stop being so frivolous and be a little frugal. There might be certain areas you prefer not to skimp on when it comes to the holidays, but you can throw a really great Christmas party with […]