Category Archives: Gardening

Sew Creative’s DIY Pallet Mason Jar Herb Garden Tutorial
Sew Creative's DIY Mason Jar Herb Garden Tutorial. This post has step by step instructions and tons of photos. A great family weekend project

Don’t you love long weekends? I always feel like I get so much accomplished when I have a 3 day weekend. This past weekend was no exception. I’ve been invited to do a Hometalk demo at Milner Village Garden Centre … Continue reading

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Upcycled Air Plant Terrarium
Upcycled Airplant Terrarium from Sew Creative .jpg

Today I’m sharing with you one of my favorite upcycle projects that I’ve ever made. Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores is having a #BIGCraftChallenge and this was my entry today. I thought that I would share with you the back … Continue reading

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From The Garden- Oven Dried Tomatoes Recipe
Sew Creative Blog's Straight From The Garden Oven Dried Tomatoes Recipe

Yesterday I had a big harvest of tomatoes come in from my garden and it seemed like a great opportunity to make a big batch of my Oven Dried Tomatoes Recipe to freeze for the winter. These tomatoes are so … Continue reading

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Images from a Vancouver Community Garden & Backyard
Images from a Vancouver Backyard and Community Garden 8

I love gardening. My dream is to one day have a home with a plot of land big enough that I can have a big fruit and veggie plot and flower garden in the back. In Vancouver Community Garden ‘s … Continue reading

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Passing Time, Dahlia’s, Blue Glass & Growing Gardens
Dahlias in a blue glass mason jar

It has become abundantly clear to me over the past week that time is passing much too quickly. My 1 year maternity leave ended and I had to return to work, leaving both of the kids at daycare. It gave … Continue reading

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Recipe- Pan Seared Balsamic Zucchini Pasta with Garlic Scape Pesto Menu Card 6
Pan Seared Balsamic Baby Summer Squash Zucchini Past with Garlic Scape Pesto Vegetarian Meal

Pan Seared Balsamic Zucchini Pasta with Garlic Scape Pesto… You know those meals that you dream of, that make you salivate just at the thought of? This is one of those recipes for me. I went to visit Sisser recently … Continue reading

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5 Benefits of Gardening With Kids
5 benefits and reasons to garden with kids

I recently wrote an article for Today’s Parent about gardening and how it has helped us be more healthy and active as a family. If you don’t have access to a community garden or a backyard where you can plant … Continue reading

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Fun At The Skagit Valley Tulip Festival
Sew Creative Tulip Festival Fun 1

It’s not often that I write about day to day family life, but we took the best little trip over the weekend so I had to share. My sister (herefore refered to as Sisser) lives in Skagit Valley with her … Continue reading

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