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’m waiting on spring.. impatient for sweet strawberry pints and the riot of flower flats stacked in my car our trees blooming with heady scent.. petals to shower overhead but tiny green buds will do, their brave faces amidst frozen bark.. spring This pretty Springtime Summer Strawberry Smoothie will do as well.. it’s thick strawberry, honey scent of spring belies […]

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It’s been forever since I’ve shared a recipe with you.. there are so many fantastic healthy recipes out there, eating clean doesn’t have to be boring. Morning oats is one of the easiest ingredients to change up just with the simple addition of dried fruits and nuts, fresh berries, and maple syrup. My little Baked Blueberry […]

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  Hear the Voice Here the voice of the Bard, Who present, past and future, sees; Whose ears have heard The Holy Word That walk’d among the ancient trees; Calling the lapséd soul, And weeping in the evening dew; That might control The starry pole, And fallen, fallen light renew! O Earth, O Earth, return! […]

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♥ Our dry earth is welcoming our first spring rain.. I imagine it greedy, gulping it down like my dog slurps water from her bowl. As long as these drops don’t turn into something flaky and white, it’s welcome to stay. ♥ You know you’re a gardener when you are always looking for ways to […]

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