In a little family workshop in Kingston, Ontario, the wonderful wooden creations of Re-wood Toys are lovingly hand-made.
What first drew me to Re-wood Toys was the lovely selection of teething necklaces that didn’t look like teethers on a string! With my little Cub teething, everything is in […]
I’d like to introduce Cubit’s Organics, a small Toronto-based organic seed company specializing in rare and heirloom seed varieties. With a special interest in urban herb and vegetable gardening, owner Laura Watt believes that everyone can grow their own organic produce in whatever urban space they have available.
Our sling has been an invaluable bit of ‘baby gear’ from the very beginning, and still continues to get frequent use. I look forward to toting the newest family member in this same sling. And just wait until you see what Mausi is getting when the new babe is born!
Now that you know how I […]
In a farm kitchen on a little Urban Farm in Kitchener, Ontario, Karin prepares all of the wonderful salves, oils, soaps, shampoo bars, teas and herbal mixes that she sells at Homestead Herbals. Specializing in products for mama & baby, children and eco-conscious famlies, […]
Located just outside of Montreal, Quebec, Becky and Lisa of Organic Quilt Company create wonderful baby items from carefully selected organic fabrics. Their lineup includes far more than just quilts; hats, bibs, blankets, washcloths, burpcloths and sleep sacks tumble out of […]
It’s been a while since I’ve done a Canadian Artisan feature, and so with the start of September I thought it perfect timing to have a look at another talented Canadian.
I am thrilled to introduce you to Turn A New Leaf Designs!
We seem to be stuck between two puzzles at the moment. Simple peg puzzles just don’t seem to cut it anymore, yet more complex puzzles are still just a smidge out of Mausi’s reach.
After watching Mausi fly through her two peg puzzles again in the middle […]
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, […]
It is with pleasure that I introduce Cate & Levi, a fabulous collection of stuffed animals, hand-puppets, pillows and accessories for kids.
Josh Title, the creative mind behind Cate & Levi, started thinking about environmentally-friendly alternatives after the birth of his first son. […]
About a week or so after Mäuschen was born we headed out to our first check-up at the midwives’ practice rather than having them come to us again. We were lucky in being close enough to walk, and the weather was still mild enough […]
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