TABLE TALK: by Alysa & Elaine

Meet the Team: Nicole Schlaugat

By chloe norton | Sep 2, 2020

Welcome to our “meet the team” series. We’re so excited to be able to introduce you to our team members, we know you’ll love them as much as we do! We love Nicole! She helps us keep things running and always brings laughter into the work we are doing. One of Nicole’s greatest talents is…

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Fresh homemade lemonade with lilacs and sliced lemon.

Easy Lemonade

By chloe norton | Aug 21, 2020

On hot summer days we love to have a fresh pitcher of lemonade prepared. It is so refreshing to enjoy a glass after working in the garden or feeding the animals. Lemonade is also the perfect beverage to serve at events. I love that this recipe is simple and cost effective. Perhaps it is just…

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bride and groom posing under a pink sky and rainbow

Pink Skies in August

By gathered | Feb 8, 2020

“All our guests can talk about is how beautiful the venue was, how fun the games were and how AMAZING the food was!” Petra and Jordan’s wedding was surrounded by family, friends and pink skies! The day was full of emotion, changing weather patterns and so much love. Over the years I have never seen…

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black and white photo of a couple dancing in a fiel

A June Day

By gathered | Jan 10, 2020

Matt and Niki were married on a beautiful June day! As the day progressed the weather went from sunny to cloudy with bits of rain but that didn’t dampen their spirits. They handled the weather changes wonderfully and finished the day dancing under a globe-lit sky. Read below Niki’s tips for planning a June wedding.…

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a christmas tree shaped cookie and a star shaped shortbread cookies with white sprinkles

The Best Shortbread Cookies

By gathered | Dec 7, 2019

Ah, shortbread cookies… I cannot believe it is the Christmas season once again. We have been in decorating and baking mode working hard to get the most out of this festive season. Most of our Christmas traditions are based around food and cookies are definitely the star. We usually bake a variety of sugar cookies,…

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bride and groom twirling in a sunflower garden

Matt and Ariana

By gathered | Oct 26, 2019

Surrounded by their family and friends, Matt and Ariana had their dream outdoor farm wedding on a stormy Sunday in August 2018, and it was nothing short of perfection. Alongside their guests, they championed the weather and had what I consider one of the best dance parties I have seen. The place was filled with…

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bride and groom in a prairie field with grey skies in the background

Paige and Rob

By gathered | Feb 1, 2019

An outdoor family wedding By Elaine: When I think of love, romance and family Paige and Rob are an example of it all. It was a pleasure and honour to be part of their outdoor family wedding day here at Gathered. From officiating the ceremony to feeding the guests, nothing made me happier to see…

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bride and groom taking pictures in the sunset

Denise & Matt

By gathered | Jan 10, 2019

From the stunning display of flowers to their adorable corgi, this farm wedding was full of dreamy details that reflected both who Matt and Denise are as a couple and of the loving friends and family who surrounded them. WHAT ARE SOME THINGS TO KEEP IN MIND WHILE PLANNING AN OUTDOOR WEDDING? It’s a good…

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vibrant shades of pink hollyhocks

A YEAR IN REVIEW

By gathered | Dec 29, 2018

A year in Review: by Alysa Klassen As we enter into the New Year, we have been reflecting on the past summer and the joy it was to host so many people on our little farm. We really had no idea that people would be drawn to our property in this way. When we first…

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