Author: Julianna Lawson

Julianna Lawson and her husband, Jamie, make their home in Vancouver with their four children, ages 13 to 21.

Sometimes, in the face of uncertainty, all you can do is laugh. And it turns out, laughter really is great medicine.

Although we don’t know what tomorrow holds for us, we do have the opportunity to plant beauty today.

Engage children through song to improve memory, unify, encourage silliness, instruct and calm.

Aside from being a fun and hands-on hobby, building collections has multiple benefits for kids and adults alike.

Earlier this winter, I finally decided to roll up my sleeves and embrace the wisdom of tidying expert Marie Kondo, who reminds her clients that “the goal of tidying is to make room for meaningful objects, people and experiences.” We create space for