You know how you always wished that you had more time to do things? "If only I wasn't at work for eight hours, I could be getting so much done at home." Be careful what you wish for because now we have the time. Week one of physical distancing was a little confusing, but we… Continue reading Occupying Our Time
I love the people that I work with and, every once in awhile, that makes me feel sad for people who are stuck working every single day with people that they dislike. I've previously worked at a couple of places where it seemed awkward (for lack of a better word) with a co-worker but nothing… Continue reading Leech Your Way to a Better YOU!
Photo by Nicolas Postiglioni on Pexels.com March 8th was International Women’s Day. International Women’s Day has been celebrated since 1911 and is “a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating women’s equality.” – http://www.internationalwomensday.com If you are looking to be… Continue reading International Women’s Day and the Moose Hide Campaign
A lot of attention in recent years has been given to the plight of the honeybee. Honeybees (as well as other pollinators such as butterflies, bumblebees, moths and hummingbirds to name a few) help pollinate both wild and cultivated crops. It is estimated that one in every three bites of food we take is enhanced… Continue reading Save the Bees!
Save the Bees Avoid synthetic pesticides, herbicides and fertilizers. The perfect lawn is unfortunately a top priority for some people. If you absolutely need to have that pristine lawn (that you think your neighbors envy when really they are most likely judging you for unnecessarily killing the bees), there are organic options to the harmful… Continue reading Top 10 Ways to Save the Bees & Use Beeswax
In honour of the bees, I made some honeycomb shaped, re-usable coasters out of fabric scraps. The best tutorial I was able to find came from Kelly Bowser and Tori Thompson on Baby Lock. Visit their site and learn from the pros! They have great step by step pictures which you will need when it… Continue reading Honeycomb Coasters
We decided to try a recipe to create a homemade BBQ sauce just to see if it was worth the time. It definitely was! We found the original recipe here. We did tweak it a bit to achieve a little more heat in our sauce. It was absolutely amazing and, since there were 4 of… Continue reading Jack Daniels Honey BBQ Sauce