Growing the Nations Therapy Programmes

Now that Josh and I no longer live in Madagascar, Distaff&Spindle has redirected the investment of profits to well organized non-profit organizations that focus their aid on the poorest of the poor. One of these is Growing the Nations Therapy Programmes. Anri-Louise is one of my dearest friends. She has done some pretty mind-blowingly amazing things in…

Sneak Peak: Distaff Collection 2015

It’s been hectic this summer with speaking engagements and traveling, yet also blissful as we’ve done some relaxing at the lake. So glad to be staying around a bit longer to take in Manitoban autumn and winter and host more of a winter/Christmas themed sale this year. I’m leaning towards October 3 for the sale,…

We’re a go for the sale

All is quiet on the baby front, so we’re a go for the sale. See you at 9:30. 🙂   Remember, One basket maximum per person. Checks can be written out to ‘Distaff & Spindle’. And, stay tuned here for post-sale sales.

still on for the sale tomorrow morning

I did say earlier that i would post here and on facebook in case something (ie. a baby being born) would disturb our normally scheduled sale. (Saturday, June 22, 9:30am until 11:30am at 17 Siskin Bay). As far as i’m aware, we’re still on. Check in again tomorrow morning before you come to be 100%,…

Distaff&Spindle: a new beginning

She seeks wool and flax, and works with willing hands. She is like the ships of the merchant; she brings her food from afar. She rises while it is still night and provides food for her household, and portions for her maidens. … She dresses herself with strength and makes her arms strong. She perceives…