My dad built our son Wyatt a beautiful sensory table this spring. At first glance, it's a cute, kid-sized picnic table. But when you lift the lid, you discover a pair of engaging, attention-grabbing sensory bins with materials for Wyatt and his friends to touch, smell, see . . .
Airstream Boutique: I stumbled upon Somewear Boutique on Instagram and I'm so intrigued! Billed as "#yeg's first mobile consignment boutique," Creator Jacqueline Kitzan plans to take her followers on a journey as she transforms an old Airstream trailer into a boutique. . . .
Happy Wednesday, friends! I can't believe we're already a few weeks into summer. We've been adventuring on the road lately (to Lesser Slave Lake, backcountry hiking in Kananaskis to continue celebrating Ryan's 40th birthday (blog post coming soon), plus Ryan's family reunion . . .
Northern Alberta has always been on our list of places to explore. We'd heard great things about its beauty, and the amazing fishing, so when the crew at Big Lakes County invited us up for the weekend we couldn't resist. We had big plans to visit the Kinosayo Musuem, take in . . .
I love my life. I'll turn 36 later this month, and I can honestly say I'd never want to go back to my 20s or even my early 30s. I love getting older, but I'm not so much a fan of looking older. Now more than ever before, I'm focused on my personal health, the health of my . . .
Canada 150: There's no shortage of events to celebrate Canada 150 in Edmonton. We'll be in the backyard hosting a party and road hockey tournament (watch my IG Story for more) but here's a few things you can check out around the city. Celebration at City Hall from 11-6. . . .
'Tis the season for summer drinks! I had so much fun designing these three fabulous features (mostly because I got to taste test all of them). I designed them to be alcohol-free, so you can pour them as-is for your kids and pregnant friends, or add vodka, gin, or white wine . . .
Free Swimming: No charge to get into four City of Edmonton outdoor pools this summer. Starting Canada Day, admission to Fred Broadstock, Oliver, Mill Creek and Queen Elizabeth is free! It's all part of Canada's 150th birthday celebration. (It's normally about $20 a . . .
Your little one's first birthday is a big one. You pull out all the stops to create a memorable party, but what about the birthdays after the first? Surely we should celebrate our sons and daughters, but to what extent? We're starting to plan Wyatt's second birthday party . . .
Art & Design Festival: The Works Art & Design Festival kicks off next Thursday, June 22 and runs until July 4 from 11a.m - 9 p.m every day. Check out the Art Market and Food Street open every day, and perfect for the kids - all-ages art-making from noon - 8 p.m each . . .