From Sicily with Love

From Sicily with Love

I was raised to believe that god created everything. I always wondered about that. How could God have created everything? My first few hours in Sicily, on a guided bus tour of all things, it began to make sense.

In the ANNA Goods Shop

In the Kitchen

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Pumpkin scones with candied ginger

These lovely delicious fall scones, are spiced with cinnamon and laced with candied ginger. The perfect way to herald in pumpkin season, and a good excuse to take a break with your favourite tea or coffee.

Danielle Diamond

Letting go of Limiting Beliefs

Sometimes we’ve held onto a belief for so long that we have no idea there is an alternative view. We react to people or situations without realizing that it’s our past that is still shaping not only our character but our worldview. What if you realized there was a belief you picked up in childhood that was holding you back from creating and experiencing the life you are longing for? The right job, relationship, home, friendships–what if you felt they could all just fall into place if you could overcome this one belief?

Easter Spread

How to keep Easter Dinner simple

With a farmhouse feel and a few modern dishes we created a Spring Easter feast that is simple and special... one that will certainly be, long remembered.


Our California Summer Road Trip

Ever since Garance Doré travelled through Big Sur in her rented Volkswagen minivan, we've been planning to pack up and head out on our own summer road trip. We wanted to get a taste of the California coastline. Nancy Silverton's famous pizza, a Michelin-starred restaurant, L.A.'s taco trucks and some roadside dinner parties were on our list, too.


To Manitoba with Love

After six months of our new life in a new city, the reality of our move from Winnipeg to Toronto has finally sunk in. I get so many readers and friends asking why I relocated.