Category Archives: Learning at home

Happily, and out of the mist, we go…

Seems like I’ve been trying to write this post in my head for so long, I’ve completely lost track of how to start and where to go. But I’ve been very sporadic in this space for what seems like months … Continue reading

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Homebrewed Kombucha

When I was visiting a dear friend a few weeks ago, she introduced my husband and I to kombucha. Now, we knew what kombucha was, we had just honestly never tried it. I don’t know what was stopping us : … Continue reading

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A love of learning

When I dreamed of having kids, there were many things I was hoping to teach them and a few things that I hoped they would take from me naturally : My love of nature, my need to create, my sense … Continue reading

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Still waiting…

… for this Fall-like Spring to shift, transform, live up to its name… I’m trying to be as positive as possible but, although the sun is shining this morning, it was a few degrees above freezing when my husband left … Continue reading

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Tomorrow…

… is the big day : Our in home evaluation with the speech therapist for Little Man. I’ve been trying to get a grips on my feelings about it all week and unfortunately, I’m still not quite sure. On one … Continue reading

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The River (Part 2) – On the road and under the ice

About 3 times a year (maybe more now that we make our own bread), we take a trip East to La Seigneurie St-Roch-des-Aulnaies, a grain mill dating back to 1739 and still producing flour today. Why do we drive over … Continue reading

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Healthy decisions = PEACE

By far one of the best breads I’ve made in a long time! (Minimalist Baker) Thank you to Sandra from Lili & Folks for this adorable little tutorial! The hens and chicks were a huge hit on Easter morning.   … Continue reading

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