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.

♥ 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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What’s next.. Once your goals are in place, you have your new self clear in your mind and you’ve set out on your journey, how do you stay true to your dreams? I can’t tell you how many times I’ve had the most wonderful of plans and then became sidetracked and slipped back into my old patterns […]

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I love this pond, it’s still, mirror-like surface creates a dappled, symmetrical reflection. Just to the right you can catch a glimpse of a little farmhouse. I chose this photograph from a series I took on a farm high above Mabel Lake a few summers ago. I’d like to think it symbolizes how I’d like my life to […]

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A Pretty in Pink bridal shower.. almost always means white linen.. and pink flowers, of course. Where there are flowers, there must be rose petals.. tossed under a ballet pink gauzy tulle, to look like a Flower Girl’s dress. X’s and O’s filled with sweetheart conversation hearts saying, “Tweet Me”.. and ripe strawberries in heart shaped […]

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