Robin Wall Kimmerer in her gorgeous book Braiding Sweetgrass shares a beautiful prayer of thanks that the Native American Haudenosaunee people have offered for generations to the world around them and to each other. In her book, Kimmerer describes her first encounter with the Thanksgiving Address. She visits a local school of the Onondaga Nation […]
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Are you bringing a puppy into your family? As well as good veterinary advice and support, many pet owners are turning to YouTube for help with training and troubleshooting some of those teething problems when they bring a puppy into their home for the first time.
Creating a stunning Thanksgiving table is about more than just the food—it’s about setting a mood, telling a story, and making your guests feel truly special. Whether you’re going for a traditional look or something more modern, the centerpiece is the key to tying it all together.
While it’s hard to believe, Thanksgiving really is not just about the feasting. It really is about creating an atmosphere that reflects the spirit of the season and the joy of coming together, providing an opportunity for warmth, gratitude and celebration. A great way to enhance the celebration is by choosing a theme for your […]
Get ready to jazz up your dinner table with some super cool napkin folding tricks! We are so excited to share our my favorite napkin folds. Whether you’re throwing a fancy dinner party, hosting a fun holiday bash, or just want to spice up your daily meals, napkins totally level up the occasion.
Bring the Wow to your dinner parties. Whether you’re hosting a festive dinner party, a cozy family gathering, or a sophisticated soirée, the way you layer the elements on your dinner table can enhance the ambiance and impress your guests. In this guide, we will explore some of the secrets of creating stunning tablescapes, from […]
While many dread the impending holiday, others get super excited for the opportunity to flex their inner ‘Martha Stewart’ and make it a grand affair, to make this their best thanksgiving yet. Thanksgiving is often the time when families gather to share stories, a delicious meal and celebrate the harvest season.
STOP, TAKE A BREATH, INHALE – EXHALE… If the stress this Christmas season is getting to you, and the thought of the multitude of preparations for the kitchen and gift buying is getting to you. Take a breather and try colouring. (Read our earlier post on why we think colouring for adults is great.)
When we think of Christmas traditions, we often think of the warmth and contentment experienced in our decorated and seasonally embellished home. Of our desire to bring friends and family together to share in the joyousness of the season and to look toward all the possibilities for the approaching new year.
The festive and merry season of Christmas is upon us and it is time to jot down your wish-list and send it off to Santa. You have dug out almost all the props and ornaments from the storeroom, and the tree stands proudly in the corner ready to be glamorized. Besides that, you are on […]