Christmas Sweets

So, we all feel extra not guilty since we served all kinds of veggies to our kids with our traditional recipes. We can now get on with Desserts!!!! Can you guess that I have a sweet tooth? These are some of recipes that come from my husband side, and all I have to say...
Saint-Nicholas is around the corner!

Saint-Nicholas is around the corner!

One tradition that we have kept alive is St-Nicholas Day. This one is not so much known around here, in fact, we were pretty much the only ones celebrating it as kids. How our friends thought we were lucky! In the evening of December 5, all the children would put out...
Advent is here!

Advent is here!

Advent is here! Every year, around this time, I get ready to fill in the kids’ Advent calendar. It has been like this in our home since forever it seems. When I was little, I would wake up on December 1st, very excited to see Santa had come and put up these nice...

Updates all around

We have lived in our house for not quite 2 years now and already I need to patch some dents in my walls. I picked some very neutral colors and ever since I repainted my entrance in brighter colors, my fingers just twitch to up the color level in the house.  I have...

New product alert: Shawl

Crocheted by yours truly, this limited edition shawl will keep you warm when the temperatures dip. It is perfect to have in the camper for those cooler evenings around the fire or for the fall when you aren’t ready to put the summer clothes away just yet. Yarn...
How to repaint your filing cabinet

How to repaint your filing cabinet

We made it! So we moved into our new house but had no budget left to change all the furniture to finally “match”.  We are still carrying a lot of hand-me-downs and student furniture. We didn’t really buy new anyway as, let’s face reality, we...