Author Archives: Barb Bamber

If you're a fan of beautiful things, Barbara Bamber's award-winning blog should find its way into your bookmarks. “I’m drawn to beauty and find it everywhere—in my children’s eyes, hoar frost on branches, the turn of a phrase or melodic notes.” Barbara is 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.

turn towards

turn towards let me turn towards you, on this river’s bed of craggy shore and whorled shoals thatView full post »

Autumn Ramblings

autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower -a camus ♥ I’ve been on this lovely hike.. steeper thanView full post »

These Days

These are the days I’d love to have more of, today was a “I am not feeling very good day” of muchView full post »

New Website Reveal – Byblos Bakery

Do you remember when I was developing a series of recipes for a local pita company, Byblos Bakery? Honestly, for aView full post »

Botanical Bliss

I love the new trend of botanical collections in clear glass vases and jars. { 1 } { 2 } { 3 } { 4 } In fact, IView full post »

A Smidgen of Fall Chalk Art

I’d hoped to have been rambling around Bragg Creek trails this weekend, but the smoke advisories have kept BellaView full post »

In this House

Sometimes nature is my religion.View full post »

Easy Instagram Memory Board

I have so many lovely photos on Instagram and thought it would be nice to create some sort of display on a budget. YouView full post »

A Rather Plump Peach Pie

When you’ve got a ravishing array of juicy apricots ripening in the sun.. surely a freshly made glistening batchView full post »

Living Room Rental Makeover

I’m so pleased to bring you back with me to my girlfriend’s new rental home where the makeoverView full post »

Chunky Peach Smoothie

We’ve been inundated with big chunky hail for two days straight and I’ve only just today cleared out theView full post »

Strawberry Rhubarb Pie & Blessings

I’m back from a brief escape to Vernon in the Okanagan Valley, where I had the loveliest time to write andView full post »

Zucchini Noodles Aglio e Olio

It’s been quite a while since I’ve shared a recipe with you, bet you’ve been wondering what LittleView full post »

Stacks and Stacks of Books

I’ve been noticing a design trend where homeowners place stacks of books on the floor.. I love that.. since mostView full post »

My Leaner

While out walking Bella a few nights ago, I had my first magical encounter with a “leaner”.. my daughterView full post »