If you didn’t know, I’m from British Columbia, Canada and the province is on fire. In the past month there has been a crazy amount of lightning. Since it’s been so dry, these lightning strikes have started countless fires and a number of them have grown out of control. As you know, where there’s a lot of fire, there’s a lot of smoke, and that smoke has been hanging out where I live as well as many other parts of the province and into Washington State. As a Canadian, I would like to say sorry for the second hand smoke. Continue Reading
Is anyone else dreading the end of summer? Even though the past week or so has been smokey in this part of Canada from all of the fires, I’m still enjoying the perks of the warmer weather. Eating out of the garden. Swimming in the lake. Watermelon. And best of all, no jackets or shoes required.
Last week we went camping. I know that it’s not everyone’s cup of tea, but I absolutely love being outside all day. The lack of schedule, the fresh air and extra snacks makes for one happy Kristyna.Continue Reading
This is a story about cardboard made fun and a few tempera paint hacks to create less mess: Mr LF brought a few really large cardboard boxes home from work the other day. When I say large, I mean massive. These boxes put a refrigerator box to shame. Naturally, the first thing he did when he got home was to build a cardboard house… or should I say mansion. This house was complete with three rooms, doors, windows that opened and closed and a hallway.