August 16/2007 After a delicious lunch in Wolfville we continued on the Grand Pre to the Tangled Garden. I delightful garden with a labyrinth and a store where they sell delicious jellies and highly unusual ice creams. Hubby had lemon thyme and I had rose petal ice cream. There is a $2 entrance fee to […]
We had no problem finding the park. As with most parks there are great hiking trails to explore the area, but today all we wanted to do was to walk on the shore. With the enormous difference between low and high tides on the Bay of Fundy the water had retreated way out into […]
Recently I had the need to convert YouTube video files to MPG and was looking high and low for the easiest way to do it. Eventually I found instructions on using the free VLC media player that I already use to listen to music and watch videos. It seems that the program made some changes […]
I picked the Amazing Grace Wordpress theme for many reasons, but one of them was that most color changes were done in the stylesheet.
Then one day on my wanderings around the Net I came across the code to create rounded corner menu tabs that show up in browsers like Firefox. In IE the tabs are […]
hile playing around with bamboo toothpicks, Styrofoam trays, assorted lids and beads, it suddenly struck me that I could make a small basket. To my surprise it was very easy to make really cute, lightweight containers in various shapes.
Styrofoam tray or foamboard
vitamin bottle lids, deep yogurt or ice cream container lids
beads or chick peas […]
A few years ago I received the book ‘the 4 Agreements‘ by don Miguel Ruiz as a gift and I was totally taken by the simplicity of the idea and the profound effect they had.
BE IMPECCABLE WITH YOUR WORD
Speak with integrity. Say only what you mean. Avoid using the word to speak against yourself […]
I don’t know what happened with the last Wordpress upgrade, but my mail is not sent any longer through any contact form and that is very annoying.
I even installed the WP Mail SMTP plugin to test things and the test email is sent, but then the contact form mail disappears into I don’t know where. […]
A mix of nature pictures and craft creations.
The ice is gone from the lake and the first spring flowers are appearing.
It looks like winter is on its way out.