Books

Book Review: The Painted Girls by Cathy Marie Buchanan

Image courtesy of Goodreads.com I've been dancing ballet since I was three years old. After I injured my back in high school I was forced to choose a different career path for university, so I chose to study Art and Art History.  I fell in love with the way that art is so reflective of… Continue reading Book Review: The Painted Girls by Cathy Marie Buchanan

Life

The Old Fashioned Brewery at Black Creek Pioneer Village

My boyfriend, Ryan, recently celebrated his 21st birthday this month.  When I was trying to decide what I wanted to give him for his present, I was considering taking him to try and make his own beer.  He and his friends have always appreciated drinking beer, so I thought it would be a fun opportunity… Continue reading The Old Fashioned Brewery at Black Creek Pioneer Village

DIY, Knitting

DIY – Reusable Coffee Sleeves

As a part of my journey to live a vintage inspired lifestyle, I have been working on improving my knitting skills.  I'm not going to pretend to be an expert by any means, but the more that I practice my knitting with small projects, the easier it gets.  I see knitting as an important part… Continue reading DIY – Reusable Coffee Sleeves