1. Connect with Wintergarten through Bloglovin'
    09 Mar, 2018
    Connect with Wintergarten through Bloglovin'
    I had to copy and paste this in a blog post so that I could be found on Bloglovin'. It is not a direct link to Wintergarten's blog and I will be working on connecting the two throughout the week.  Thanks!  Have a great weekend. Follow my blog with Bloglovin
  2. 13 Feb, 2018
    Take A Break to Make
    Valentine's Day is tomorrow and I usually don't do a lot by means of celebrating it with a lot of decoration or tradition.  The kids finished the cards to hand out to their friends at school last night and I remembered that down in my mess of a craft/sewing room I had an unpainted wooden heart shoved in the bottom of a box that I had picked up for 50 cents at the craft store a few years ago.  When they left for school this morning I thought, why not paint it and hang it somewhere this year? I
  3. 09 Jan, 2018
    Happy New Year!
    Happy New Year! Although I'm not much for following traditional resolutions, I do find the new year a good time to look at what you have accomplished (or not accomplished) in the previous year, and what things you would like to see happen for yourself, your family, and your environment (home, garden, earth) in the year to come.  I find this time of year feeling like a long, slow breath out. Once school starts in September everything seems to work like a non-stop bullet train until the holiday
  4. 22 Dec, 2017
    Peace, Love, and Consumerism
    Here at Wintergarten, my mission is to strive to bring peace, wholeness, and joy to individuals, their families, and their homes through the use of educational resources and quality handmade goods. This came to fruition over many years of me feeling like I was different, or a dying breed of sorts. I feel both at peace, and completely overwhelmed with the way I view and live in this consumer-driven, fast-paced, and changing society. On one hand, I am thankful for the advances in technology and
    04 Dec, 2017
    It's website launch day!  What an exciting time this is.  Wintergarten's website is FINALLY up and running with a few unfinished areas here and there.  I have been working on this for months thinking that it would never be quite right, but with the guidance of friends and family who encouraged me that no time was the perfect time...here I am.  Everything is a work in progress (as always in life), so just put yourself out there was the consensus.      Wintergarten's first vendor event is