The Gathering Place

Photography by Don Molyneaux When it’s the off-season, Rick and Sue Fraser become homebodies, settling in and enjoying their 80-acre property in Wetaskiwin, Alta. That’s not to say they’re anti-social—quite the opposite actually. “Come on in, sit down—that’s what our home says about us,” affirms Rick. You can read the whole article in the June/July 2015 issue …

At Home in the Garden

Photography by Kyla Tetreau For Gail Switzer, gardening is her passion, and doing it gives her plenty of satisfaction and pride in her home. She definitely recommends it to other ranch and homeowners. “Start by looking at what’s on your property—deer sheds, rail fences, you can do lots with rocks,” she suggests. You can read …

Picture Perfect

Photography by Don Molyneaux It’s not surprising that what Kim Penner loves the most about her home is that “every window looks like a picture.” For the award-winning equine artist, she was immediately drawn to the home’s artistic quality and character, especially the scenery when looking out the windows to the trees and her horses …

Deck the Halls

Photos by Blackmer Photography Every winter, Noreen Blackmer unpacks, sets up and often reinvents her holiday goodies, many of which are items you might not think to use as decor—ice skates, old trunks, glass vials and mason jars. For her, it’s all about creativity. “I love the satisfaction of making ordinary things look nice.” You can …