• Entertaining & Food

    Easy Classic Mojito

    Happy Friday everyone!  Who else is excited it’s the weekend!?  And it’s summer too so double yay!  It was such a gorgeous day here in Toronto – sunny, bright and hot!  And we spent it with a bunch of kids for our Mom’s Awesome Summer Camp Day!  This week’s theme was Lego camp and we challenged the kids to build…

  • Entertaining & Food

    Our Favourite Summer Salads

    Hey everyone!  How’s your summer going?  It’s hot and sunny and I am so not complaining!  I love it!  I have to be honest, in the summer I just don’t want to be indoors or stuck in the kitchen for long making meals!  My definite go to meal in the summertime is an easy salad, on its own or paired…

  • Beauty & Wellness

    Make the Switch to Safer Non-Toxic Sunscreen

    Today is another gorgeous sunny summer day here in Toronto!  Actually this whole week has been pretty awesome!  Yesterday we spent the majority of the day at a friend’s pool for a fun kids summer dance party!  Thanks for having us over – you know who you are! As I was applying sunscreen on the kids I realized I haven’t…

  • Living

    Awesome Mom DIY Summer Camp at Home!

    No more homework, no more books, no more teacher’s dirty looks!  Ok, all but the last one because the kids had some pretty amazing teachers this year!  School’s officially out, now what!?!  It’s the last day of school and the kids are super excited for a bit of freedom and lots of relaxing this summer!  While they will be in…

  • Entertaining & Food

    Party like a Unicorn!

    Do you believe in unicorns?  We sure do in our house!  This past weekend we threw an extra special Unicorn birthday for my little girl who just turned 6! I love to throw parties and especially parties for my kids!  They usually get a party with their school friends and then a second one with their family & friends!  This…

  • Entertaining & Food

    Best Ever Summer Sangria

    Happy first day of summer!!  It was such a gorgeous day here in Toronto – sunny, bright and hot!  Just the right way to welcome summer! We’ve got a fun and busy weekend planned!  It was my little girl’s 6th birthday last weekend and while we had a super fun party with all her little friends, this week is round…

  • Home Design & Decor

    Easy Ways to Transition Your Home Decor for Summer!

    It’s another beautiful day here in Toronto!  Finally we’ve got some sun, it’s warm out there and it definitely feels like summer is here!  I guess it’s official in a couple days!  While we’ve been all busy getting the outdoors ready for summer, let’s not forget about the inside our homes too!  Time to put away all the heavy and…

  • Entertaining & Food

    Fresh Picked Strawberry Recipes for Summer!

    Hey everyone! Who else can’t wait for the weekend!?  We’ve got a busy one ahead of us – fun fair, my husband’s birthday was a couple days ago, my daughter’s birthday is tomorrow and our anniversary is on Sunday too!  Lot’s of celebrating going around! We’ve got a lot going on but let’s focus on tonight!  It’s Strawberry season! And…

  • Home Design & Decor

    Reno Progress & Our Basement Family Room

    New week, new opportunities! Had a great weekend with the family which I can say I really needed.  Last week ended up being a bit of a gong show with our basement renovations.  The one thing I have learned after years of renovating is that you should always expect the unexpected. SH@# happens…and honestly don’t sweat the small stuff and…