Keep it simple. That's been my focus for the past several months, and it's made a HUGE change! I used to set lofty, SuperMom expectations, creating everything from scratch, making beautifully-packed lunches every morning, and elaborate meals every evening. Maybe one day . . .
I'm so excited to finally reveal our new outdoor space! We've been enjoying it for several weeks now, and it's been really nice to have an additional "chill" area. It's really created SO much more living space! Earlier this year I decided I was going to revamp the back . . .
Some local, some Canadian-made, and some build around experiences: feel free to steal my Father's Day gift ideas! I can't believe we're less than a week away from Father's Day! I had the pleasure of popping in for a live segment on Global Edmonton this past Saturday, to . . .
You may think I'm vain after reading this post. I promise, I'm a mostly-down-to-earth girl, but I do have a few little things that could potentially categorize me as high-maintenance. :) I used to fake 'n bake a lot. When I was 18, I would hit up a tanning booth three . . .
Ideas to help you hit a home run this Mother's Day. Everything from the funniest cards, the most delicious treats, and a necklace featuring your kid's handwriting! Not all moms want to be with their kids on Mother's Day. Those are just the facts, friends. The past two . . .
Time to help the Easter Bunny fill those baskets! I've found the most adorable Easter stuff for kids. Everything from books, clothes, accessories, bath stuff, mealtime items, etc. Enjoy shopping! Don't you find holidays like this are even more magical when you have kids? . . .
I saw a woman leaving the gym today with her car's convertible top down, blasting Havana. Does this count as the first official sign of spring? The budding leaves and robins may have something to say about, that but I think it counts! Here's what I'm loving lately, and my . . .
I LOVE prepping for a beach vacation! It's all part of the experience. Shopping, personal maintenance, even stopping at the bank to grab cash for cocktail gratuities - these are all fun errands to run, and definitely, help build excitement ahead of your trip. Our recent . . .
With all this (wonderful) focus on making others feel special, how about some self-love this Valentine's Day? In fact, why don't we make that more of a priority year-round? The moments I've scheduled "just for me" have made me a better mom, and a better person. Those moments . . .
It's full-blown winter where we live. Snow storms and frigid temperatures have us snuggled up inside sipping hot chocolate, watching movies, with very few forays outside (only when the occasional errand must be run). It's so chilly I'm practically pushing our dog Moses out . . .