Old Fashioned Chelsea Buns Made Easy

close up of Chelsea buns

When I was a little girl, we used to go camping near a lakeside town called Southampton. I looked forward to this trip every year because of the beautiful beach, roller skating in the arena at night and our trips to the local bakery for old fashioned Chelsea buns. Have you ever had a Chelsea […]

Weekly Garden Update – April 20th

garden update - april 20 - tete-a-tete daffodils

Gardening season is finally here!! This past Saturday was gorgeous and it seemed like every time I turned around, I saw something new in the garden. What a perfect day to take some photos to share with you for a new series I’m starting – Weekly Garden Update. And I thought it would be fun […]

Walking On Sunshine With a New Pair of Sunglasses


“I’m walking on sunshine, oh yeah, walking on sunshine, oh yeah, and don’t it feel good”. Now that spring has arrived, this is exactly how I feel!! There’s nothing like a warm sunny April morning to get a spring in my step. So now that I’m recovering quickly, Jesse and I are returning to our […]

5 Favorite Spring Perennials

5 favourite spring perennials tittle

With temperatures soaring into the 70s the past couple of days, it’s finally gardening season in this area. All of a sudden everything seems to be jumping out of the ground and I have crocuses, scilla and snowdrops blooming in the garden. Every morning as part of my routine, ¬†coffee in hand I head out […]

5 Ways to Awaken Your Body and Soul + A Giveaway

spring awakening

For me, spring is truly the “new year”. Yes, we celebrate the beginning of the calendar year in January. But as the snow melts, the sun warms the earth and everything starts to awaken from it’s winter’s dormancy, it feels like that’s the true beginning of the year. It’s a spring awakening that marks the […]