Autumn in Southern New Brunswick, Canada

Although I love the summer and I’m already missing warm summer evenings sitting on the deck, there is just something so absolutely beautiful about the autumn of the year. In my part of the world, Atlantic Canada, we have four VERY distinct seasons. Title:  Wood’s Farm Photo attribution: Catherine White, Oak Lawn Images Just in time for our Canadian Thanksgiving celebrations, the sky takes on this wonderful deep shade of blue and the deciduous trees put on a magnificent display of the … [Read more...]

~ CLOSED ~ Focus on Family Roots {w/Giveaway & Twitter Party Info}

Focus on Family Roots ~ Shortly after getting married, my new hubby and I moved to the beautiful Kennebecasis Valley, which is an area in southern New Brunswick that surrounds the Kennebecasis River. There are several covered bridges in this immediate area, this one was built 103 years ago. Even though we both grew up in a neighbouring city, moving to the "Valley" always felt right. It was like we were going home.  Which in many ways we were. This is where my mom grew up, as did her … [Read more...]

~ CLOSED ~ Creating Memories with my Instax SHARE SP-2 Printer (w/Giveaway & Party)

The Christmas holidays are easily one of my favourite times of the year.  However, this year is going to be a little different for us. Our daughter is living in a remote area of the Northwest Territories and won't be home for the holidays. I think she is missing many of our family traditions like baking together, decorating the tree and the house, going out for a festive dinner with a group of family and close friends, Christmas at the market, apple cider and pumpkin spice lattes and the … [Read more...]

Oak Lawn Images Photography

Artwork is always a beautiful and personal gift for the special people in our lives.  Whether it is the photo of flowers that reminds you of someone you love, a breathtaking panorama, unique architecture or a bit of whimsy; as you browse the Oak Lawn Images catalogues you will find a photograph that will be perfect for everyone on your list.  The beautiful background image you see above in this post was taken by the wonderfully talented photographer, Catherine White, owner of Oak Lawn … [Read more...]

ABC Friday Photo Share – “I” is for Ice Fishing

 ABC Friday Photo Share - "I" is for Ice Fishing. One of several ice fishing villages that sprout up every winter on the frozen Kennebecasis River. … [Read more...]