Category Archives: Shopping

Week 24 – Kemptville Kinsmen Farmers’ Market

Every year around this time I turn into a Christmas bear. Despite the sunshine, blue skies, and blatant lack of snow, Christmas carols jingle their way into my head. I daydream about the hand-knit gifts that I want to make for everyone on my list. … Continue reading

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Week 20 – Home Hardware

When I was nine or ten, my Mom took me to Home Hardware to choose a new toy after being brave at the doctor’s office.  As I stared up at the wall of toys, rubbing the Band-Aid that covered where … Continue reading

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Week 18 – Class Axe Guitars

I love music – all kinds – but I can’t really play anything, unless you count an out-of-tune trumpet {in which case, I rock pretty hard}, so I wasn’t sure what to expect when I visited Class Axe Guitars.  I had … Continue reading

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The Cut & Colour

You asked for it…and here it is!  The fab cut and colour that Sydney gave me in March.  And if you’re wondering, the shirt is from Designer Consignor…when I bought it, the tags were still on…amazing! It’s almost time for … Continue reading

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Week 16: Louise and Company

The first time I went to Louise and Company, I left with a baby teething ring, an apron, and a funnel.  Last time I was there I bumped into my Mom who was buying some cheery green and yellow paper … Continue reading

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Week 13: Moose Mart

One of my favourite family holidays growing up was when my parents would rent a cottage and we’d spend a week at the beach.  No matter which town we visited, there was always one of those stores that sells everything … Continue reading

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Week 9: To Be Continued

I’ve discovered something that Matteo and Leona have in common – and I bet the kids in your life share this trait – they grow quickly.  Sometimes I swear a shirt or a onesie that fits on Monday can tight by … Continue reading

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