On my bookshelf in November

It’s starting to look a lot like Christmas at the Fournier Farm House! Between decorating the house, a busy season at work and having less daylight, I’ve found myself reading a little less this month. Perhaps the train has been lulling me to sleep more often than I thought! Or maybe this time of year…

On my bookshelf this Fall

This past month and a half just flew by, along with a lot of my books! Still no library card, although I will try my best to get there this weekend if possible!  The commute is going well, although lately I have been closing my eyes more than reading! For those of you who are much…

Easy Ooey Gooey Cinnamon Buns Recipe

Whenever we celebrate a special occasion in our house, we whip out the cinnamon buns recipe. For Christmas, birthdays and even to celebrate hooking up our oven in the new kitchen after the reno. Fresh ooey gooey cinnamon buns is the best smell to wake up to, and sometimes you don’t need a special occasion to justify…

On my bookshelf in September

I promise I’ve been reading more books than just scrapbooks and adult colouring books this month! We just recently got our new ID cards in the mail with the new address on it, but still haven’t had a chance to make it to the library. No worries though, with the new book exchange I initiated…

The importance of a creative community

Whether you’re a graphic designer, scrapbooker, artist, crafter or musician, I believe it is important to immerse yourself in your art to improve and grow within your medium. In my opinion, part of this essential immersion process is becoming a member of a creative community either of your making or by participation in an existing one….

Why I traded my 10 minute bike ride for a 2+ hour commute

With each passing year, I am finding myself reaching new milestones that I would have never guessed I would be experiencing at this point in my life. When I was in Europe in 2012 after graduating from University, I wouldn’t have believed you if you told me that in 3 short years, I would be…