Christmas jammies

Is there anything sweeter than kids in matching pajamas? We couldn’t resist these Hanna Anderson pajamas for our littles this holiday season… more»

Holiday traditions: Norwegian lefse

Making lefse during the holidays is a Scandinavian tradition we have done since we were babies. This year, there were four generations in the kitchen rolling lefse dough – what a gift… more»

Stocking stuffers under $25

Christmas stockings are no longer filled with candy canes and Christmas oranges. We have created a guide to help you find the perfect items for all the stockings you are filing this holiday season… more»

Pumpkin painting party

Nothing says Halloween like bright orange pumpkins (or white if we have anything to say about it). This year we are trading in our carving tools for paint. This incredibly simple, colorful and child-friendly activity is certain to get your little’s into the Halloween spirit… more»

Ikea kitchen 101

The thought of designing your dream kitchen is overly exciting and wonderful. The thought of renovating your own kitchen is stressful and time-consuming. We recently completed a full IKEA kitchen renovation and wanted to share our experience with all of the brave planners out there… more»

The art of pairing wine and food

Former era girl, Paige Rennie, was born into a family of wine connoisseurs. Whilst working at Truvé Wines, Calgary’s most luxury wine store, she has enrolled in the sommelier course. In the spirit of Canadian Thanksgiving, we asked Rennie to provide us with some crowd-pleasing wine pairings to complement any feast… more»

Celebrating harvest

Harvest marks the end of a growing cycle and is a seasonal celebration of hard work. As it comes to an end this year, it is timed perfectly with the celebration of Canadian Thanksgiving, which is a special time to give thanks for the good in our lives and to the many farmers who have harvested the crops… more»

Lake life

Some of our most loved memories are from time spent at the cabin. There is something incredibly calming about watching the water ripple and the sunrise/set right before our eyes. For us, the lake has always been a place where we indulge in amazing good and wine (and a whole lot of ice cream)… more»

Boy nursery – Sweet Paul

Hannah, one of the co-founders of blondewalk, was 99% sure she was decorating a little girl’s nursery in the months leading up to baby Paul being born. Much to her surprise and delight, having a boy forced her to switch gears in the direction of the nursery… more»

In the kitchen with: Grandma Verna

There is nothing like Grandma Verna’s pie – light, flakey, buttery crusts and flavourful fillings, all created with her special touch. The bar has been set high in our family with her impeccable pies and she is always willing to share her techniques and secrets along the way… more»