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A day with the Ziglet

You know how people say one child is one, two are 20? Well, our two year old Zoe is 20! Kerstie came to visit for the weekend and only brought the Ziglet with her, but she was as good as gold as long as…

November 2, 2016

Autumnal table for a supper with friends.

My lovely friend Rosemarie emailed me a week or so ago to see if Kerstie might be interested in some doilies she had from her mother. She emailed photos and Kers was so very happy to have them because Kerstie runs a small vintage…

November 1, 2016

Last Sunday

Hi, hi there. So here I go again with zero blog posts for a week and half. All my best plans have been sidelined because a nasty migraine has been hanging around for several days. Ugh. I keep thinking that I’m a bit too…

October 5, 2016
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A beautiful vintage wedding

My daughter Kerstin has had a dream for a few years now. She wanted to launch a vintage rental business and cater to special occasions. Today, after much planning, headaches and even some grinding of teeth, she staged her first vintage wedding. This was…

July 2, 2016
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With Kerstie, Adam and our little girls; a long weekend round up

Little girls in the morning! That’s always so wonderful for me. There’s nothing like the pitter patter of little feet, and believe me, with our three it really is nothing like pitter patter. It’s more like a mini elephant stampede. Lol, but we love…

May 25, 2016
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Pizza, family and friends

What is one of the simplest things to make for supper when you have an impromptu get-together at the end of a very busy weekend? Pizza! While the little ones were busy with snacks… …and toys, we welcomed out friends Warren and Taven and…

May 16, 2016
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Little girls!

How lucky am I? My daughter Kerstin brought my three granddaughters to stay for a few days. My goodness those girls are growing like the peas shoots in the garden. Practically right before my eyes. I can hardly believe that Ever will be 6…

April 27, 2016
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A baby shower for Chantal

As most of you already know, my son and his beautiful girl are having a baby boy. This Sunday Chantal’s sister and mother threw her a wonderful baby shower. Kerstie planned a little with Chantal’s sister Janine, and brought her collection of beautiful vintage…

March 8, 2016
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Hello from Sunday night, the our little girls are here edition

Hello from over here on Sunday night everyone. We’ve had an amazing, fun, but tiring weekend. One wonderful bit of news is that Kerstie brought our little girls for a visit. Luckily the rain stayed away and we did a little gardening and a…

March 6, 2016
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Hello from Sunday night. The Oscars with my girls edition.

Here we are at home watching the Oscars. My girls and I. The Oscars have their red carpet, but we have our red light. And the ladies at the Oscars have some stiff dress competition with our gown and bling. And we, super healthy…

February 28, 2016