Category: Brilliant Girls

It’s a dunn deal.

  I enjoyed a tasty breakfast this morning in my new rae dunn clay bowl!  There were several bowls on the shelf, all with different words on them, but “blessed” is the most fitting for me. <grin> A true artist, Rae Dunn is originally from California. She calls herself a “maker + an observer.” I …

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Tegan Owens

hen I think of adventure + talent, one gal comes to mind. Tegan Owens. Originally from Cochrane Alberta, this BC-planted photographer captures movement and adventure in unexpected ways – it makes you want to get outside and LIVE!!  Her impressive list of clients include British Columbia Magazine, Adventure Kayaker, Men’s Fitness Magazine and many others! I’ve been checking …

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Mary Bayes

wner of Western Canoeing and Kayaking in Abbotsford BC, Mary Bayes is a pioneer in the small business world. Once upon a time WC+K was a small business (It all began with Clipper Canoes), and is now a thriving Fraser Valley company – it’s the #1 place for all things paddling in BC!  I was curious to …

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The Farmhouse Artisans

These two lovely wooden pieces are handmade & designed by Rhonda & Michael, The Farmhouse Artisans. As custom pieces, I wanted “Campbell” on both, which shouldn’t surprise anyone who knows me well. <grin> They turned out even better than I expected! Their craftsmanship & artistry is top notch! The shappy chic box (Pine) is on my …

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Nina Wood

Nina is a lovely person, and an amazing photographer! Her photos are some of the very best I’ve ever seen! She makes my BRILLIANT GIRL list with flying colours!  I found Nina on Instagram, and had to reach out and request one of her photos; I suggested we do a photo exchange. She loved the …

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Macy Miller

Macy Miller built her own tiny home – so cool. She is one BRILLIANT GIRL! To date, it’s one of my top 5 favourite tiny homes of all time! She started building a 196 square foot tiny home back in Dec 2011. Check out her website to see the build and transformations since! I’m listed as a …

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Tina Bacon

. Tina Bacon. The loveliest person ever! She literally SHINES and lights up the room! The moment you’re in her presence, you feel… at HOME. I love her humour, her JOY, her presence in this world… palpable. So many reasons why she makes my Brilliant Girl List! <grin> I know nobody will see my status but sometimes, …

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Heidi Cave

In 1998, Heidi Cave was an active young woman looking forward to all the possibilities life had to offer. That all changed when her car was struck by a reckless driver going more than 100km/hr, which resulted in a fight for her life! A team of firefighters fought to save Heidi’s life after a horrific …

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