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The Porch and the Piano

Have you ever had a really big dream?  Something you’ve wanted for a long time, but weren’t exactly sure you could ever make a reality?  Today one of those dreams has finally come true for me.  Like everything in this house, it’s not without drama.

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My Body has Failed Me

When you become a blogger, you only put your best food forward.  Especially when you run a lifestyle blog showing women how they can easily make things beautiful.  But no matter how beautiful things look on this blog or Facebook or Instagram, that’s not the whole story.  I’ve debated about

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The Real Cost of Clutter

Clutter is everywhere in this season of life.  If I’m not careful, I can easily drown in random papers, dishes, toys and laundry.  Let’s not even talk about the laundry. Lately I’ve been thinking about how much clutter costs me. Here’s a few examples:

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St. Lucia-Inspired Cinnamon Buns

What do sea cucumbers, cinnamon buns, and bulk barn have in common? The creation of these St. Lucia Day inspired cinnamon buns. I pride myself on being a pretty experienced bread maker by now and figured that I would have no problem whipping up traditional St. Lucia Buns (which are

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Loving the Season You’re In

Summer was amazing.  I don’t know if I have actually ever had a better summer in my life.  It was a beautiful revolving door of play dates with friends, trips to the paddling pool two blocks from our house, gardening, leisurely renovating, beautiful weather, and happy memories. Then came the

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Kristen

Welcome!

Hi, I'm Kristen and I help new gardeners learn to grow their own vegetables and beautify their yards. I also share recipes that use all that delicious garden produce. Grab a coffee (and your gardening gloves) and join me for gardening tips, simple recipes, and the occasional DIY, all from the lovely city of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.

P.S. First time gardener? You'll want to download the quick start gardening guide below!