Stringing Lights on Your Christmas Tree

Published November 27, 2014

It seems Christmas arrives earlier every year. The store windows are decorated for the holidays and exterior lights are appearing everywhere on homes around the North Shore. Many families have a tradition to put up their tree Dec. 1 to... Continue reading →

Christmas Tree Card

Published November 22, 2014

Now that the holiday season is upon us it's a wonderful opportunity to get started on your holiday cards. Everyone appreciates a homemade card. It's the time and effort that one puts into a card that makes us want to... Continue reading →

Jack-O-Lantern Carving Lita Lane

Published October 29, 2014

Jack-O-Lantern Carving  Carving a Jack-o-lantern isn't an easy task. Every year you get better at it, and besides it's a wonderful way to unleash your scary, creative side. The past few years, I've resisted carving faux pumpkins, as I couldn't... Continue reading →

Halloween Party Favours By Lita Lane

Halloween Party Favours  I simply cannot throw a Halloween party without party favors and surprises for my guests.  My trick-or-treaters and pumpkin carving party guests this year are in for Spooktacular and delicious surprises! These unique party favours, created in... Continue reading →

Spooky Halloween Luminaries

Spooky Halloween Luminaries Once the sun has disappeared for the day, give your home a spooky look with multicoloured, painted mason jars. These little jars can be assembled the day before Halloween and illuminated with small, battery-operated votive candles or... Continue reading →

Scary Spiders

Published October 22, 2014

Scary Spiders It's that time of year again. It's the annual dentist association-sponsored sugar fest of Halloween. Well, not really, but it is the day when your little ones perform their personal miniseries of the Sugar Poltergeist. Your overzealous neighbour... Continue reading →

Lovely Guest Favours For Thanksgiving…by Lita Lane

Published October 08, 2014

Thanksgiving Guest Favours Another enjoyable, imaginative touch that is sure to delight your company is guest favors.   These shouldn't be elaborate or expensive; they serve as a token of gratitude to your guests for taking the time from their lives... Continue reading →

Thanksgiving Place Setting Cards…by Lita Lane

Thanksgiving Place Cards As the days get shorter and cooler autumn weather sets in, I take pleasure in spending more time in my kitchen, planning, and preparing delicious wholesome meals to be enjoyed by family and/or friends.   I especially enjoy... Continue reading →

Beautiful Wedding Favors

Published June 04, 2014

June is a wonderful time for many couples to get married and start their life together. It's the time of year where wedding fairs are bursting with ideas and young brides are counting down the days until their big day.... Continue reading →

Mother's Day Posie

Published May 07, 2014

Your mom would probably be happy with a simple phone call from you on Mother's Day. However, why not go the extra mile for the woman who, when you were young, read you The Cat In The Hat every single... Continue reading →