This is Sally. Sally Snake. I won’t talk about the originality of the name – that’s just how it is.
The upstairs of our 1 ½ storey 1940’s home is odd. We have one bedroom, a closet, and an unfinished section with odd roof angles, that could creatively be turned into something some day…but […]
This past Christmas we finally had our first real tree as a family. We picked Mausi up early on her last day of school, and we went as a family to cut down our tree. It was beautiful. It was everything a Christmas tree should be. We took down our Christmas tree yesterday; […]
Our little Cub turned 2 a month ago on March 1st, and although it wasn’t quite ready in time…the buttons were put on that next week, by a week later he had his birthday cardigan. Everyone needs a cardigan. Second only to a hoodie (and a hooded cardigan makes even that unnecessary) a cardigan is […]
It’s cold here just now. Really cold. At least really cold for southwestern Ontario. An average of -23°C not counting the windchill. I am ready for something a little warmer. Even -5°C would seem positively balmy! But the freezing temperatures have made me appreciate our woolies even more (and I wouldn’t have […]
And the sled made its first appearance of the season.
Mausi preparing […]
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 […]
Kite-paper…not just for window stars! Mausi and I used this fun tutorial to make some red kite-paper window hearts for our kitchen doors. Glowing brightly when the sun shines in, they make a nice addition for Valentine’s Day.
Winter also decided to return this week-end…Mausi was so […]
It has nearly been a year that this little blog has been going, and to celebrate I’m going to be giving away a new copy of one of our favourite winter books :: ‘Winter’ by Eva-Maria Ott-Heidmann!
On the 16th of December it will have been exactly one year […]
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