Twig and Toadstool

2 Moms from Eastern Ontario Canada, and their creative adventures in crafting and motherhood.  We create beautiful things using mainly natural and/or beautiful materials.  We are blessed to live in a part of the country that is nature RICH, and inspiration can be found everywhere. 

Milkweed Pod Fairies

With autumn just around the corner, we thought we would create a fairy from nature using one of our favorite crafting supplies... milkweed pods! Pop on over to CBC to see how she came to life! ...more

Cattail Birds

The ditches along the highway are FULL of cattails this time of year. ...more

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The Allure of a Sunflower Field...

In the next town over we spotted this… (if I had a field of my own I think I would do the very same thing.) Of course we had to stop to take pictures… sunflowers are, perhaps, the happiest flowers of all. Eldest informed me that Goldenrod is a sure sign that the seasons are about to change. Here's to celebrating the end of summer in full bloom! ...more

Stained Glass Butterfly Crowns

Head on over to the...more

Deep in the

Deep in the hills of Killaloe, nested amongst a bountiful fairy garden... lives a fairy den....more

First Moon Kit

Both Shanti and myself have tween girls in the midst. ...more

Poppy Dolls

Poppies are one of my favorite flowers. I adore there whimsical frilly faces and their "Alice In Wonderland"feeling in full bloom. After they are done blooming, I always see little fairy heads....more

Creating Ceremony for Children...

I was raised in a Roman Catholic household…my mother, was in fact, a nun for about 20 years of her life and catholicism was a bit of a big deal in my house. ...more

Celebrating Summertime!!

I want to start by stating that I am by no means an expert on anything Waldorf...but, I do try to incorporate seasonal celebrations into our ...more