Staple Pantry Items Every House Should Have

Whenever my husband and I moved out of our parents houses for the first time, we were two early twenties kids and had NOTHING in regards to food. We had to build our stock room up through a massive shopping trip, and with this we needed a long list. Looking back, it was a lot …

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What Makes Your House a Home? (Journalwithme#42)

This week's question asks: "What makes your house a home?" Simple answer for a simple question: the love, the memories and family. When we first bought our house, I was entirely against it. I believe the style of home we bought was actually on my "no way in hell" list of things I didn't want …

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Wearable Blankets for Every Stage Recommendations!

If you live in a colder climate like I do, blankets are a MUST. The problem with infants and toddlers is that they move around a lot when they sleep, and sometimes they remove their blanket which causes them to feel a chill and cry out for warmth. A wearable ensures that they will always …

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Documenting Local Landmarks

Christ Church, Upper Canada Village, Ontario A landmark is usually significant to a community. It tells a story of a place that was once so important that it deserved eternal recognition. Maybe it was the home of a prominent community leader? Maybe it was a statue erected of someone who did something majestic? Perhaps it's …

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