Looking back: 2015 in numbers

Three cheers for the new year! 2015 was a year of big changes, lots of courage and huge lifestyle adjustments. As you probably know, one of the biggest things for us this year was making the big move to the Fournier Farmhouse. (Read more about why I traded in my 10 minute bike ride for…

5 ways to kickstart your creativity this year

With a brand new year, one of the things I want to commit more time to doing in 2016 is exploring my creativity in many different ways. If you’re like me, you might hoard creative ideas on your Pinterest board, but not actually get around to making anything or expressing your creativity on a regular basis. If…

Getting outside in Uxbridge: the trail capital of Canada

One of our favourite family past times is taking Oliver out for hikes, play dates and trail runs. Being so close to Uxbridge, the trail capital of Canada, makes it easy for us to explore different trails and keep him excited and interested when we go out. This weekend, we decided to take our cameras…

5 holiday gift guides from women bloggers we love

Last year, I posted a gift guide for the crafter on your Christmas list. This year, I am switching things up and posting a round-up of all the awesome gift guides from around the web for last-minute gifts for all the loved ones on your list. Here are the best of the best when it…

These days at the Fournier Farmhouse

Since moving up to the country, we’ve been busy getting settled into our new home and routine. To start off – since I am sure you’re wondering – the commute has been going well! It also helps that the winter has been super mild, making the drive to the GO bus and train station easy…

Top 5 easy DIY Christmas gifts your family actually wants to get

Looking for something easy, affordable and beautiful to make for the loved ones on your list, but don’t know where to start? It doesn’t matter if you’re not able to sew, knit, or paint, CreativeBug.com has the best instructional videos to make any awesome project seem easy for any skill level – even newbies. I…