Mood Boards…

  When I was a decorator in a past life, I would have my clients go through magazines and without putting too much thought into what they were looking for, randomingly tear out pages that showed something that resonated with them.  It could be a colour, a pattern, a style of furniture, anything really.  After,… Continue reading Mood Boards…

The Finishing Touches…

This past weekend, I had a "mini break" to use Bridget Jones's words. Although short, it inspired me to add to my "Charlie Brown" Christmas decor.  No, I am not putting up a tree after all, but I have bulked up the nature theme I had already started. My first errand on my return was… Continue reading The Finishing Touches…

Something to look forward to…

If you live in Alberta, you know that winter has arrived...overnight. The photo left was taken on October 31 (no snow). Within a couple of days, we were under a layer of pure, white beauty (I love winter!), but those first days of winter brought a harsh reality. Many have forgotten how to drive (scary) in… Continue reading Something to look forward to…

A Different Perspective…

    I mentioned some time ago that I was gifted a four-season package of drone garden photos.  Somehow the summer slipped by, and no photos were taken, but on October 19, the first photo shoot happened. Although the garden wasn't as far along into its fall colour show as I had hoped, I was… Continue reading A Different Perspective…

What a spectacular autumn…

    Until a few days ago, we hadn't even had our first frost (usually around mid-September)!  Many trees are still loaded with green leaves.  Getting the garden ready for winter has been tricky...do we do it now or wait another week.  The annuals are still blooming; it's not easy to relegate them to the… Continue reading What a spectacular autumn…