We have had leather-soled, crocheted slippers on the kids’ feet since they were born. I even had a pair myself until they recently fell apart. Up until now I have bought the slippers, but with both kids now in sizes costing over $40, our beloved crocheted slippers were becoming a bit too expensive. […]
After the never-ending winter, spring and summer seem to be moving along so quickly…
I can hardly believe that it is CSA time again! It seems like just yesterday that our farmer was sending out the spring newsletters giving us a farm and planting update…and now it is already time to bring in some spring […]
I finally took our winter wreath down this week…with the way winter has been hanging on this year I don’t even feel that late! Our front door is definitely in need of a little TLC. Our ancient storm door, with torn screen, and time-worn wooden house door are, without doubt, a […]
Apart from these two cowls, a couple of other handmade goodies managed to get squeezed in.
If you were to go and buy a cashmere sweater in a high-end store it would likely cost round about $100 at minimum. One for you, that you would be able to wear for years. If you were to buy one for a child it would likely cost you nearly as much and you may […]
Sarah, mama of 2 girls and the creative force behind bodhi handmade finds herself working and playing in a temperate rainforest on an island in the Alaska panhandle. Far from a large urban centre Sarah’s bright skirts, pinafores and kerchiefs contrast beautifully against the lush greens and greys […]
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 […]
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