Tag: Christmas

How To Make A Christmas Centerpiece and Memories Of My Mom

How To Make A Christmas Centerpiece and Memories Of My Mom

If you have ever seen those beautiful centerpieces and thought you can’t do it yourself?  Think again!  They are incredibly easy to make and just take a few “ingredients” and time.  We had an acre of land, so branches and moss were all around us.  

Buying or Creating Gift Baskets

Buying or Creating Gift Baskets

Gift baskets and boxes are always a popular thing to give or receive.  But have you ever received a gift basket where there are items you either didn’t appreciate or you didn’t ever use?  I have.  Have you ever stopped and thought about actually making 

Baking with Children and Creative Grandmas

Baking with Children and Creative Grandmas

I just found out I am going to be a Grandma next year!  I am a planner by nature so my thoughts immediately went to Christmas and all the upcoming Christmas’ to come.  I want to be a Grandma that does fun and creative things 

Planning Ahead and the 12 Weeks of Christmas

Planning Ahead and the 12 Weeks of Christmas

As Fall is now in full swing with all the vibrant colours of autumn my thoughts turn to cozy fires, scrumptious muffins, delectable cookies and succulent squares.  Believe it or not, my thoughts also turn to Christmas baking.  Why?  When I was a child I 

Truly Thankful And A Mountain Top

Truly Thankful And A Mountain Top

This weekend is Thanksgiving in Canada.  A time to reflect on the past year and to truly be grateful for what we have and what we have endured.  2020 has been a tough year for so many and to you I want to say I