I love the idea of decorative packages during the holidays. These brightly coloured gifts and lovely homemade jars, all tied up with beautiful ribbon. Well the LabelWorks LW-400 from Epson makes this wrapping a little easier and we have a one to giveaway in a festive little package.
As the gardening season draws to a close, many of us have resigned ourselves to spending more money on groceries. While there are many good sales this time of year, the increased spending can still hurt the family budget. Fortunately, it's not always necessary to accept this situation. Here are a few winter gardening tips that will help you to dramatically cut your food bill.
Nothing beats a warm tea, either in the morning to get you going or at night to help you unwind. With so many great loose tea brands out there an infuser is a must in a tea drinker’s home. Here are seven fun tea infusers on my wish list.
Many people will be out digging in the dirt this May long weekend, however, I go with my Dad's rule of thumb and wait until after June 1 in Calgary. If you enjoy warming climates than Calgary, or you are willing to risk it, these links will help you out when you are planning your garden.
Owning your own home always comes with maintenance. Failing to keep up with regular home maintenance, your home can start to look worn and drabby. Like mine.
A few months ago, we decided to pick up the pieces of our house and really make it into a home. Plus, we thought we might move (which we've since decided against) and needed to start checking off our cosmetic home maintenance items.
After a full summer of fun and freedom, it can be hard for kids to settle back into routines and desks, even harder still when it comes to focusing on homework. We know from Building Homework Habits that setting up a spot to work on homework is key. Even if your kids are just starting kindergarten, having a functional space to work on projects, printing, and even colouring is a great idea.