Handmade · Markets

Last Christmas Market for 2018!

Join us for our second annual Christmas Market at Studio 42. This is the place to find a unique gift for even the  hardest people to shop for! There will be handmade gifts, from dog-leashes to sock monkeys, slippers, resin trays, art work, vases, journals, English books, jewelry and more! And Glühwein, of course.... Saturday, December… Continue reading Last Christmas Market for 2018!

Handmade

Thank you!

A huge thank you to all those who came out, on this freezing second Sunday of Advent, to support us at our Christmas Pop Shop event last weekend. You made our afternoon fly by! I was so busy enjoying your company and wrapping up lots of sweet Christmas gift purchases, that I didn't even have… Continue reading Thank you!

Charity · Handmade · Taking Stock

Taking Stock for June

Can you believe it's already the last Thursday in June? I feel like I wrote my Taking Stock for May only a week or so ago and yet, here we are. How can a Summer month fly by, while some of the Winter months drag along so slowly? The weather here is finally heating up… Continue reading Taking Stock for June

What's up Wednesday

What’s Up Wednesday : Naming process

  Today, like most weeks, I spent some time naming some of the latest additions to the Gus and Ollie clan. Sometimes a name jumps right off the page and fits perfectly, other times I search and search, trying to find the perfect name to fit those cute little faces. The questions I am asked… Continue reading What’s Up Wednesday : Naming process

Meet Up Mondays

Meet Up Monday : Georgie

  Well if you can believe it, it's already Meet Up Monday once again and today I want to introduce you to sock monkey Georgie. Isn't she just the cutest? Georgie hasn't been with our Gus and Ollie family very long, as I only finished putting her together last week. She is technically a mini… Continue reading Meet Up Monday : Georgie

Fun One Friday

Fun One Friday : Advocating for colour

* Colour Alert * Is it just me, or are things for kids these days lacking some wild and wonderful colour? It seems to be the in thing at the moment, to furnish children's spaces with light pastels  or monotones. One search on Pinterest brings a myriad of examples in whites and off white, pale pink,… Continue reading Fun One Friday : Advocating for colour

Travel

Snapshot : A Bath of Flowers

Isn't this lovely? I have been meaning to upload photos of this for a while and share it with you - so here you are! I think it's pretty cool to walk home and know that I have neighbours out there that consider planting this old tub with flowers a priority. Every Spring, for as… Continue reading Snapshot : A Bath of Flowers