There are sights, scents and sensations that can invoke summer memories of your childhood and feelings of happiness. The smell of rain hitting hot pavement, the sound of children’s laughter drifting on the wind, laying in the long grass at night and staring up at the stars, swimming in a river on a hot summer’s… Continue reading Signs of Summer
We Dollies love our wine. We have gone on wine tours, love trying new varieties, enjoy a glass with dinner, and although we are far from sommeliers, we are constantly trying to improve our knowledge of our favourite fermented fruit. For this month's Sunday Funday, we decided to invite a few close friends over for… Continue reading Dolly Does Diabolica
With the May 5th, 2018 World Naked Gardening Day (WNGD) fast approaching, it’s time to wax away the winter leg fur, trim that bush (to make trimming the bushes easier?), get that body in top physical shape, strap on those tools and head out into the yard sans clothing to start the yearly task of… Continue reading Naked Gardening
This month, we decided that everyone needed a good dose of sunshine for our Sunday Funday. Liquid sunshine that is, so we made our favourite resort food and made the blender work overtime creating a wonderful slushy concoction for everyone to drink. Not ones to waste any time, guests were leid on arrival and a… Continue reading It’s a Liquid Sunshine Kind of Day
It’s time to shake off the snowflakes and get ready for the warmth of spring. I love the snow but after 4 months, it’s time for a change. While it’s too early to start planting, it’s the perfect time to create some rustic-inspired fairy planters and update our winter Pinecone Paradise Tray (December 2017). Repurposing,… Continue reading March Madness
January brought the usual feeling of, "I ate and drank way too much and I may need to call a repairman because my dryer seems to be shrinking all of my clothes." Regardless of how we may or may not have overindulged in December, we still need to have a monthly party to get our… Continue reading New Year, Same You Party
I’m NOT a resolution maker. I feel like, when making unrealistic New Year’s Resolutions, you’re only setting yourself up to fail. January 1st: “This year, I’m going to exercise every single day and only put healthy foods into my body!” Well, starting tomorrow because I celebrated a lot too much last night and a) I… Continue reading Resolutions, Anyone?