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.

I have so many lovely photos on Instagram and thought it would be nice to create some sort of display on a budget. You may recall this bulletin board I had made at a local frame shop a few years ago. It was my “catch all” for random art ideas and photography prints. But somehow […]

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When you’ve got a ravishing array of juicy apricots ripening in the sun.. surely a freshly made glistening batch of Apricot Jam is in order? There is something so convivial about sparkling jam jars! And when you’ve got a morning’s worth of Peach Bottoms reposing in the rain.. surely a lovely Plumpish Peach Pie is in order? ♥ I’m […]

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I’m so pleased to bring you back with me to my girlfriend’s new rental home where the makeover continues! ♥ Where thou art, that is home. – Emily Dickinson ♥ My friend had the good fortune of acquiring this beautiful white, leather couch from another beloved friend.. so that meant the massive, burgundy rental couch needed […]

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