March 8th is International Women’s Day, and this year’s campaign encourages us to #BalanceForBetter, and think about how to forge a more gender-balanced world. **Updated for 2023 – we’re asked to think how we can take action and #EmbraceEquity. Two years ago, I wrote a modified version of the following essay, and I choose to re-share each year around IWD – a compilation of
Sun-dried Tomato + Chicken Alfredo Farfalle – Lightened Up
With a lighter hockey schedule this weekend, and finally clearing out the flu bug that plagued our littles last week, #DadChef and I had fun cooking up our Valentine’s Day recipe we’ve been promising you guys. No matching couples’ tees this time, but we snagged the kids matching aprons for kicks – they weren’t amused 😉 When we polled you on IG stories, it was
Sheet Pan Lemon Garlic Salmon & Veggie Recipe
**Recipe updated 2023** After a few weeks of indulging to the max (it was the holidays…we celebrated, and that entails ZERO guilt or punishment), it felt good to get back to more health-ful, nutrient-rich eating this weekend. And since you know how much I love sharing cooking saves, I will declare my affinity for sheet pan meals tops the list of the bests ones!
Family Festival Giveaway with Soulpepper Theatre Company
Soulpepper Theatre Company celebrates the joy of the holiday season with its fifth annual Family Festival, starting in December. The big boys, Nana & I had such a wonderful time attending A Christmas Carol at the Festival last year and look forward to returning in a few weeks time to see Peter Pan. Located in its multi-venue home the Young Centre for the Performing Arts in
Showing Some Local Love This Holiday Season
Tis’ the season to be overwhelmed…I mean jolly 😉 but amidst the busyness of it all, nothing feels as good or perspective setting as giving back. So, in the last few years, I’ve made sure we’re more intentional with our time to create space to do some good and spread some light. We’ve got so many fun and festive things lined up for our
Holiday GIVE Guide 2018: Canadian Shops That Give Back + GIVEAWAY
The longer I’m on this blogging journey, the more important it has become to be involved with projects that reflect our core values and build those into the work I put out and the partnerships we align with. Well, we are pretty proud Canadians, who believe in living with a spirit of generosity and kindness, and keeping our family values central to all we
Breakfast Made Better with Kellogg’s “Sugar Wise™” Cereals
Disclosure: I have partnered with YMC and Kellogg and have received compensation for this post. All opinions are my own. Making wiser food choices for our family has been a major focus this year. While we still indulge in moderation, we’ve seen the positive impact nutritious food picks have on our well-being and that in itself is worth maintaining. Part of living a healthier lifestyle for
Showing Some Local Love This Season of Harvest
Disclosure: I have partnered with YMC and Local Love and have received compensation for this post. All opinions are my own. Summer days are drifting away, and as much as we’re soaking in every last drop of it, all signs are pointing to Fall. The cooler morning temps, leaves changing colour, mums adorning front porches and the Pumpkin Spice flavour invasion of our favourite coffee
Family Night at Market & Co.`s Grand Opening!
*This post was sponsored by Market & Co., meaning we received compensation and/or products/services in exchange for our honest review. View our Disclosure for more information* With the first week of school and hockey season down, we couldn’t think of a better way to celebrate fresh starts as a family than heading to the Grand Opening of the highly anticipated Market & Co. –
Rule Back-to-School with ‘Give Back’ Binders + ‘Share the Love’ GIVEAWAY with AVERY Canada!
*This post was sponsored by AVERY Canada, meaning we received compensation and/or products in exchange for honest our review. View our Disclosure for more information.* It’s hard to believe we are in the final stretch of Summer break! While we’ll be soaking in every last drop of it, I’d be lying if I didn’t have back-to-school prep on my mama mind. I’ve learned to chill
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