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A collection of posts, from crocheting to babies to my family life. I love to write about things that inspire me in my day-to-day life as well as share anything that I’m proud of making. From time to time, my family will go on vacation and we like to share our stories here with our friends and family.

  • Our week in Calgary

    We love this city! There are tons of things to do & we’ve had a great amount of time...

  • Alberta Bound!

    Saskatchewan was a blast. I still can’t believe how beautifully flat the Province was. Seeing a train in the...

  • Karl & Amy’s Canadian Tour, Part 2

    Since we’ve last posted, we’ve covered a lot of miles, seen lots of beautiful scenery and killed lots of...

  • The CuteGecko Engagement Tour.

    So, if you haven’t heard already, on Thursday the 21st of July, Karl proposed to me… And I said...

  • amy kombi

    We’re planning a trip!

    So, it’s official… we’ve worked our behinds off for too long now, Karl & I need a vacation! (if...

  • Art Hunt

    We Went on an Art Hunt

    On Wednesday evening, Karl & I attended an ‘Art Hunt’ with a ton of our old and new friends....

  • Retro photography – using film!

    Ok, aside from how weird it felt to bring my ‘film’ into the grocery store for developing, this experiment...

  • A Blooming Affair

    Next Up: A Blooming Affair

    After the completion of TEDxWaterloo, it looks like I’ve got some time on my hands (really, you say?). I’ve...

  • love.MADE

    Check out love.MADE

    During a random link-of-a-link-of-a-link exploration, Karl came across this beauty and forwarded it to me: lovemade.ca love.MADE is a...

  • Late Nights and Blue Collar Mornings

    Late Nights and Blue Collar Mornings

    This past Saturday night, The Sign Depot hosted an art event called ‘Late Nights and Blue Collar Mornings’.  Karl...

  • Second TEDxWaterloo looks to the future

    TEDxWaterloo in the Record

    Last Saturday, fellow TEDxWaterloo organizer Ramy Nassar and I were featured in a Waterloo Region Record article titled “TEDxWaterloo...

  • Ah no!! Missed my chance to be on Rogers TV

    Ok, so it’s not an internationally broadcasted channel and I can’t even watch it at home because we don’t...

  • KW Art Gallery

    There. I made your Friday Night Plans

    Get your creative hats on, people, tomorrow night’s Winter Opening Reception at KW|AG promises to be an interesting one!...

  • wacom - Sketch of Karl

    New Christmas Toys

    Karl’s so lovely.  This year for Christmas (among other things that I’ll post about later) he surprised me with...

  • office garden

    Our office has a Garden

    Thanks to the wonderful RQ Magazine, I heard about a local craft sale in Kitchener. Little City Farm hosted...