For those of you who haven't already seen the IHOD Holiday Gift Guide 2011 this is for you! I've already made my wish list and after looking through it, you'll probably have one too. The incredible thing is that all the items listed are from individuals who really put heart into their work and that makes these presents unique and special!"I am beyond thrilled to share with you this collection of ... Read More about The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide
"Emily Lynne Smith - look outside quickly!!" my husband called from the kitchen.The way he said my name, I thought a giant flying bat was surely coming towards us inthe sky. I thought it was something serious. Thankfully it wasn't so. It was something light.It was something soft and fluffy. It was something beautiful. Magical. It was snow! My hubby is from Tennessee, and although he's seen ... Read More about Peanut Butter Sugar Cookies
images by emily smithDo you like to travel?I'm a pretty big fan of going places. There is so much to see in this large world of ours.My husband and I love to travel and we have a list of countries we can't wait to visit. But for now we're staying put, because we're waiting for my hubby's permanent residency.In reality we actually can't leave Canada at the moment until he gets his papers.That's ... Read More about A Hint of Wanderlust
Today is my birthday.This past year has been both amazing and incredibly difficult. I spent the majority of it apart from my soulmate. I can't tell you how much beauty has filled each day of this year simply because of the arrival of our Little One, and yet, still so much heartache at being separated from my husband. But even in such a dichotomy, I ... Read More about And just like that…It’s my birthday!
Do you remember playing in the leaves when you were little? My mom would rake piles and pilesfor us to jump and roll about in. I love the smell of freshly fallen leaves and that crunchy noise they make, isn't it marvelous? I can't believe that it's my turn to make piles for my Little One to play in!And boy does he relish it. He was happy as a clam running around and tossing up handfuls of ... Read More about Romping Around in the Leaves