August Family Fair Sample Menu

Creating seasonally-inspired menus during harvest time is perhaps one of the greatest joys of meal planning! In August plentiful fresh vegetables, grains, and berries make this delicious task almost too good to be true! As always, I cook with gluten-sensitivity in mind though I still have yet to hear my guests complain ;-)  As with the […]

What Can We Do at an August Fair Besides Eat?

  We just had our wildly fun and successful August Family Fair! Two of the aspects of this and others of our celebrations that I am most asked about are: “What can we actually do?”, and “How can I introduce the concept of activities to friends and family without it feeling awkward or uncomfortable?”

Share with your Loved Ones the Art of the Corn Husk Doll!

  August is the perfect time to celebrate the early harvest (grains and berries), and August Fairs are traditions throughout many cultures all over the world. The Native American craft  of creating corn husk dolls is a wonderful activity to allow you and your family to create together and to really focus on the gift […]

Late Harvest Festival Mini Journals

October, November, and even into December… Autumn is descending upon us with all of its mighty force. At first, the season seems breezy and colorful, but as it further permeates into our very essences, its more pervasive predisposition begins to reveal itself. Autumn begins the cycle of reflection and renewal.

Late Harvest Festival Raven Place Cards

Creating Late Harvest Raven Place Cards is quick, easy, and acts as a stunning accent.

Happy Late Harvest!

Enjoy this amazing season!  

Happy Harvest Moon 2011: A Brief Photo Essay

  We celebrated the magical harvest moon by sneaking a slice of peace by the ocean. Watching the vivid natural display of colors while basking in the cool ocean breeze was almost indescribably wonderful! Wishing you all an enchanting September! More to come soon! The Autumn Equinox Family Festival is just around the corner!!