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Barbara Bamber loves life on the Canadian Prairies. She is a wife and mother of two and an ardent Calgary based lifestyle blogger. She hopes to inspire others with her love for for all things creative by sharing an extensive number of delightful recipes, poetry, DIY, crafts, decor projects, photography tips and so much more.

21 years ago today we were blessed with the birth of our second child Phillip Edward Bamber He came quietly into our lives on the afternoon of October 30, 1993 Never a baby that cried much, Phil preferred to be the observer of this crazy world around him. To this day this is a side […]

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I apologize for my absence here, sometimes I think it’s important to step away, sometimes, and place your instrument down.. whether it be a cello, a paintbrush, spoon or keyboard in order to create again. I am just busy living this crazy wonderful life of ours on this planet. We had a lovely, quiet few days of […]

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“Sometimes you feel sad and you can’t quite put your finger on why. It’s not one acute sorrow that’s eating you. You feel in a way the whole of life calls for tears.”¹ Wanted or unwanted, the sun tilts and the Northern hemisphere shifts to cold.. spaces around me shift with the distancing sun, so too, my […]

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I am obsessed with “Before and After” photos of interior decor! One of my favorite websites is Remodelista Some of their features are for hotels so if I ever decide to travel and book a room, I know where I’ll look first! When I decided to dive back into full-time real estate earlier this year, I […]

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We finally made it up to the mountains this past weekend.. a few of Katie’s friends joined us and suggested we do the Lake Agnes Tea House hike.. we’re so glad they did! The beautiful Lake Agnes Tea House hike begins just to the right of the parking lot, beyond Chateau Lake Louise. These few weekends […]

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