Winter

Crafts, Tutorials, Stories, Recipes, Celebrations and Reflections for the Winter Season.

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Simple Preparations for Diwali

I am passionate about renewing the festivals that are important to us so that we celebrate them in a way ...
Children's Books in a basket.

Organizing your Children’s Books by Season

I've spoken here and there on social media about organizing your children's books by season. We keep our entire children's ...

Simple Preparations for Hanukkah

I am passionate about renewing the festivals that are important to us so that we celebrate them in a way ...

Simple Preparations for Meaningful Gift Giving

In our home we try to keep gifts simple, small, meaningful, purposeful, and quite often handmade, as well as balancing ...

Simple Preparations for Martinmas

Days are shorter, nights are longer, autumn winds are blowing stronger, But I've a lantern gleaming bright, to find a way though dark'ning ...

Simple Preparations for Eid al Adha

A peek into our home on any day would reveal a simple life of moments together. Most often you’ll find ...

Winter Storytelling : Stone Soup

The weather continues to bite and we continue to warm our bellies with soups, stews and casseroles. A favourite in ...

Simple Handmade Christmas Ornaments

A simple holiday ornament for ages 3 and up. Simply cut out two identical shapes with felt, thread a needle ...