Essential Oil Bug Spray Recipe: Does It Really Work?

Have you ever tried any natural bug spray? Did it work for you? I've spent a lot of time surrounded by those pesky mosquitoes and black flies and as annoying as they are, I would rather not have to wear DEET if there is a better alternative. Problem is, how do you...

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5 Ways To Unplug So You Can Recharge Yourself

Do you ever completely unplug? We don't think twice about re-charging our electronics, but what about us? We need to re-charge ourselves too. Although being connected through the internet has opened my world and allowed me to have a home based business, I think we all...

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Exploring Prince Rupert With Kids

When we were planning our weekend getaway to Prince Rupert, I heard there were no beaches or any kid friendly places to explore along the ocean. Although this is mostly true, if you aren't scared of venturing off the beaten path a bit, then you'll be sure to find some...

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DIY Baby Doll Carrier

To say my 3.5 year old is obsessed with her dolls is an understatement! She is so in love her all her babies (dolls and stuffed animals) and pretends to be their mommy all day every day. This includes bringing them with her wherever she goes. We have comprimised and...

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Father’s Day Gift Guide: Small Shops

It's that time again, except for all the father's out there! I've complied a list of my favourite (small shop) gifts that will hopefully give you some inspiration when shopping for Father's Day gifts. My husband is pretty easy to shop for, but I also love to find...

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My Favourite Rhubarb Loaf Recipe

It's that time of year! Rhubarb crumble, loaf, muffins, frozen rhubarb, stewed rhubarb, you know where this is going. Our rhubarb was the first plant I saw growing out of the snow this year and now it's huge! Since I've started harvesting our rhubarb I thought I would...

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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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