From deep within an enchanted forest in the southwest United States come Mama West Wind‘s delightful waldorf-inspired gnomes, animals and other magical peg dolls.
Becca, Mama West Wind herself, is a mixed-media artist with a love of fibres and also holds a Masters of Fine […]
‘Goals’ came up in conversation the other day, more specifially bilingual goals, and what it was that we hoped for our children. And it made me stop and think…what are my bilingual goals? What is it that I hope to accomplish by speaking to Mausi in German?
It’s an important question I think, and one […]
As we near the end of April I thought it high time to once again put a wonderful Canadian Artisan in the Wool Maus’s spotlight. This time I am thrilled to present Patouche.
Made in Toronto, Patouche was born when former designer and scenic artist, Kessa Laxton, […]
If you are as on top of things as I am, you’ll have looked at the calendar in the last few days and will have realized that Easter is this week-end! How did that happen? So, with the holiday nearly upon us, here are 5 great last-minute ideas for a natural Easter basket…
1. Wool […]
Last year for Mother’s Day Papa gave me a gift card to our favourite little book store. I had been eyeing Anna Maria Horner’s Handmade Beginnings and was thrilled to have the perfect means to pick it up! I’ve made a couple of things thus far…I […]
Mausi is now just about 17 months old, and the last 10 months or more have been fairly evenly split between English and German. I try to speak to her exclusively in German, while her Papa speaks to her in English. He and I speak English to each other, so she hears that as well. […]
With the beginning of April comes not only the promise of spring finally arriving, but also the anticipation of Easter and all other secular things assoiated with the season: eggs, chicks, rabbits, flowers and birds.
So, without further ado, to ease us into a fabulous April I wanted to write a quick post about this […]
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