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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.

Who doesn’t like finding emails like this in their inbox? I took a quick LRT ride downtown, picked up my daughter and went to Chinook Mall. With Nordstrom opening that same day, I was pretty sure we wouldn’t find any parking within a kilometer of that place! A quick chat with Janet (VP of Public […]

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“Always watch where you are going, otherwise you may step on a piece of forest that was left out by mistake.” Winnie the Pooh I needed a little escape Thursday morning.. fortunately, Bella is always up for something new. It brings such simple pleasure to change up her walks every day so that she never knows […]

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♥ As you may have heard, we’re in need of a little cheer around here today, something bright, warm and autumnal looking.. like these Carrot Cake Jam Bars. Having an unexpected snow day meant running outside at 7:00 am in one’s robe to smash the snow off of precious groaning tree limbs, many around the city snapped […]

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Aren’t these the cutest little Pavlova’s? I’m certain most of you know these were named after Anna Pavlova, the Russian ballerina. She must have been such an entrancing dancer! I’d love to have a dessert named after me.. something so lightly sweet and airy as these ones. These little treats are to have a crunchy outer shell and […]

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 1028 – 32 Avenue SW Calgary, Alberta Canada If you’ve always wanted to move.. to a beautifully renovated home in Canada.. or if you already live in Calgary.. here is your opportunity to have a lovely inner city address to call home! This fully redone bungalow is located in prestigious Elbow Park, a much sought […]

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