6 Tips for Taking a Car Seat on the Airplane

How do you feel about air travel with small children? Our now 3.5 year old has always been a good traveler, but traveling on the airplane hasn't always been easy. Since having her own seat I find she is restless and wants to move around. The seat belts just don't cut...

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Sew Bright Creations Shop Update – May 2018

I've made a lot of changes to Sew Bright Creations over the past year and although you've seen parts of it through Facebook and Instagram, I figured it was time to give you a real update! Markets ... I started my Etsy shop just over 3 years ago when we lived in...

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide: Small Shops

Struggle with gift giving? I know.. me too! I've complied a list of my favourite (small shop) gifts that will hopefully give you some inspiration when shopping for the ones you love. YES, that does include YOURSELF. I love my husband dearly, but gift giving is not...

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My DIY Sewing Room Makeover

From navy blue to white, I can finally say it's done! I have always dreamed of a sewing room with daylight and although the window and room are both small, there IS daylight! I've had a lot of dreams for my sewing room and I'm super excited to share the reality that...

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10 Tips for Adventuring Outside with Toddlers

Do you adventure outside with your toddler? Sometimes it's super hard to get outside with my toddler of 3.5 yrs old, but it is ALWAYS worth it. Adventuring outside is so good for the soul! I also think the fresh air helps keep us healthy. Knock on wood, but I didn't...

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A Quick DIY Guide on How to Renovate a Bedroom

You know when you fall in love with something or a part of something and it makes you overlook some aspects of it? This is how I feel about our new house. I fell in love with the location and yard, but I definitely overlooked the inside and the work that was required...

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7 Family Friendly Things To Do in Smithers, BC

We are slowly getting settled in our new town and although we've been doing a lot of work on our house, we've also been making sure to take time to explore! It is so beautiful here, especially when the sun is out. Whether you're interested in seeing what we've been up...

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Beat the Winter Blues with These 8 Tips

Are you feeling the winter time blues? All you want is to stay inside, hibernate, drink coffee and watch Netflix? We recently moved from the sunny prairies to a valley in northern BC and after five days of no sunshine I could sure feel it. I felt myself longing for...

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That’s a Wrap and it Wasn’t Easy: Goodbye 2017

I'm preparing myself to see social media flooding with posts about 2017, how awesome a year it was and hearing about everyone's big goals for 2018. Was your 2017 awesome? Or are you like me and excited to move on to 2018? I'm not going to lie. This past year has been...

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How to Make a Felt Christmas Tree in 4 Easy Steps

How many times have you said, "please don't touch the Christmas tree", or by now it is probably just "DON'T TOUCH THE TREE!" ? I'm guessing if you have mini humans at home, you've probably thought about putting up a baby gate or dog pen around your tree...or maybe you...

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