Gingerbread Loaf

Gingerbread Loaf

The holidays are upon us and much like everyone else, I get nostalgic for this time of year.  Even if the Christmas season seems to get pushed back earlier and earlier every year (think Costco in July), for me – it’s all starts with the...
My Favourite Things This Week

My Favourite Things This Week

This was one of those weeks that leaves you feeling like it was the weekend like a second ago.  Good news – it’s almost back!  We got out of whatever “lack” of a routine we had and headed up north for most of the week to capture time –...
My Favourite Things This Week

My Favourite Things This Week

First week of Summer Vacation with 3 kids at home is coming to an end (cue the wine).  My theme for this summer was to “not have plans” and instead to approach each day based on weather and moods.  After week 1 I realize that “not having plans”...
20-Minute Strawberry Pie Recipe

20-Minute Strawberry Pie Recipe

It’s strawberry season which means I end up with copious amount of strawberries as a result of taking my kids to pick them in an effort to get outside and do something fun.  When we got home from the farm yesterday my daughter instantly dug out a pie dish which...
My Favourite Things This Week

My Favourite Things This Week

I’m a believer in balance – for full days you need slow days.  The beginning of this week felt like I was running the tail end of a Marathon with school coming to an end.  Teachers gifts to organize, end of year parties to bake for and trying to manage...