Quite by chance while driving out to Chilliwack on a sunny Saturday we came across The Local Harvest, a new to us, farmers market, store and farm. After visiting other farmers markets today we had to check this one out. We were pleasantly surprised at the variety of local food available for sale. Here’s how to find […]
Toxins found in the home, what to get rid, use of chemicals, etc.
Here are some ideas following a year of awareness around our home on what we could recycle, reuse or make ourselves to cut our carbon footprint. While continuing to simplify our lives we discovered we can do with a lot less than we thought. Following are some old and new ideas for a green Christmas […]
There are some things we just don’t seem to think about and food waste is one of them … but we should as the amount of discarded food in North America is staggering with waste percentages averaging 30% of all food grown and produced. Recently we watched a film, “Just Eat It” exposing some interesting […]
I inherited a lovely old antique dresser and mirror from my father’s aunts many years ago and it has travelled the world from Scotland to Australia, where it lived for many years with my family, and from Australia to Canada. It is rather bumped and scraped in places from many moves and in a few […]
Encouraging young children to eat healthy nutritious food can be a challenge no matter what age. Our families are the most precious people in the world. We all want our children and grand children to be the best they can be and the question is are we helping them along the way starting with good […]