Blog

  • Rushing Brook

    We're nestled on one side of a valley out here in Brookland, Nova Scotia. Brookland: the land of brooks. Beyond our shop & studio lie hundreds ...
  • Good night, June.

    From our details to the bird's eye: permaculture earthworks, plantings, forging & foraging with R&R Handmade in rural Nova Scotia.
  • January

    Some details around here on a cold, still winter’s day.
  • From conception to birth, we present: the Lunar Bowl

    These small bowls evolved in design over years until we found a form that we loved just so.  I was holding one a few weeks ago, feeling its weight...
  • Moments of Summer

    Bees. Honey Bees. Pollinating like crazy. Thank you, bees. Poppies.  A whole whack of them in our compost pile.  Volunteering wildly.  I don’t m...
  • Hands and Berries

    Wild strawberries along the trail in June.  Sweetness in my hands and belly. First low-bush blueberries off our field at the beginning o...
  • Draw, Swap, Colour

    Last week when Yula and I were colouring together we birthed an idea, a collaborative one that grew and morphed and had us giggling and excited. T...
  • Unfurling

    “But some invented a different story, a social construct in which everything is a commodity to be bought and sold.  The market economy story has s...
  • Sacred Life. Winter Greens.

    This morning I drove to Wallace to visit my new friend at La Finquita (the little farm).  When I met Silvana a year ago, I could feel a pull from ...
  • In the shop, on the land

    Photos by Christine Whelan.