Monthly Archives: July 2014

Artfest at the Distillery – Aug. 2, 3, 4

If you’re looking for a nice event to go to this long weekend, why not go to the Artfest at the Distillery show!  I’ll be there in booth E1, on Gristmill lane (which I am pretty sure is by the John Fluevog shoe store – could be bad news for my budget!!)  It has all sorts of fantastic artisans, and it is a manageable size to walk around.  As well, you can get some great coffee in one of the cute Distillery shops or check out Mill St Brewery for lunch….  just sayin’ !!

Artfest Toronto August 2014 Poster

Hope to see you there!

Valerie

Put a ring on it!

Earlier in the summer my friend asked me to make him wedding rings (which I did, of course!).  This got me thinking about wedding rings and what I like in a wedding ring.  Not surprisingly, I like ones that are just a little different – maybe with texture, color or an interesting shape. For an… Continue Reading

Fast and furious…. Cardinal style

Goodness, time is of the essence when you are a bird.  As I told you on Friday, we had Cardinals barricading us in the house.  I’ve been a little concerned because I knew the front garden must be absolutely weed filled since I’ve been avoiding it so as not to disturb the Cardinals. However, I… Continue Reading

What’s goin’ on?

Long time no see! I do have lots to say, but will keep it to two things today! 1. We have a Cardinal nesting in the Rosa alba right by the front door. Of course, this means there has been a moratorium on using the front door, porch and top level of the front garden… Continue Reading