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About Me



  • I married a man who is far more patient than I am. His name is Jeff. We have three amazing kids who teach me more than I teach them.


  • We bought my grandparents home on a small acreage in rural Alberta. This place has been in our family for 59 years.


  • I taught second grade before having kids. I now work from home and have mastered the art of puttering.


  • Homemade tinctures can be found in my kitchen cupboards. Plant medicine fascinates me. I recently received my diploma as a chartered herbalist.


  • I wake up at 6 am every morning so I can sit in a quiet house and drink coffee. It keeps me sane.


  • I spent my childhood daydreaming and I don’t think I ever stopped.





I’m a relentless creative who loves a good story. It humbles me to have you here, thanks so much for stopping by!



Handcrafted Wood Candlesticks By TIMBERSTICKS


Inspired by handcrafted art & the story it brings to a space.




About Timbersticks


It all began with a wood lathe Jeff was given as a gift. Soon, these beautiful handcrafted candlesticks began to fill the house and after comments from family and friends, Timbersticks was born.



Jeff is the craftsman, hand turning each piece while I create my own blends of stains and waxes using natural, non-toxic & eco friendly ingredients.



You can find us on Etsy here.


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