Happy Anniversary to me!

I call the second week of February my week of love. Of course, there’s the obvious Valentine’s Day, and my partner and I share an anniversary with something very special, tomorrow marks three years since I opened the doors of the shop! I was thinking of how to celebrate, but apparently Mother Nature is celebrating in her own way and…

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The “cardinal”rule

Last year, I would only catch glimpses of red, as a cardinal started to scope out our home and bird feeders. Since moving to our home, I’ve loved seeing all of the different kinds of birds, from finches to chickadees galore, to large birds of prey including eagles and ospreys. This past summer we were fortunate enough to even have…

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Remembrance Day importance

In my family, Remembrance Day was always one of the most important days of the year. We gather at the Shubenacadie Cenotaph, where we proudly watch our grandmother walk with the Honour Guard, serving her role as a member of the Ladies’ Auxiliary for more than 40 years, and the proud wife and sister of Veterans. Afterwards, cookies and hot…

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