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The Best Christmas Cookie

December 13, 2017 // Holiday Talk, Uncategorized // 4 Comments

The weeks leading up to Christmas I find myself reflecting back on memories from my own childhood and remembering the things that were special to me as a girl. This reflection always gets me thinking about Christmas baking, specifically the […]

Summer Dinner Idea: Grilled Salmon Cake Salad

July 12, 2017 // Uncategorized // 2 Comments

One of my favourite things to put together for dinner is a big salad that’s full of flavour and protein. A long standing dinner salad in our home is made with BC wild salmon and served over greens. Even as […]

The Condo Kids: Book Review

I asked my first Apartment Baby, Benjamin, to read the new book written by author Jackie Burns. ¬†Jackie is a fellow ‘Mama in the City’ raising her two boys in a condo in Toronto and this book was born out […]

About Last Night: The Sisterhood Of Vancouver’s Top Mom Bloggers

Way back in 2010 I was a solid year into crafting this blog and I was nominated as one of Vancouver’s Top 30 Mom bloggers. Since then Vancouver Mom has hosted this annual event to celebrate the new crop of […]

The Anthropology Of Family

January 16, 2017 // Parenting, Uncategorized // One Comment

Recently we had a family celebration in our home and there was some serious memory making happening. Over the years we’ve had a lot of celebrations and I’ve come to realize that so much of what we do fulfills two […]

Cookie Crumbs And Ending Traditions

I love traditions and I especially love seasonal traditions that bring people together. For the last seven years I’ve participated in a cookie exchange with work friends and it has always been fun. The whole process of finding the perfect […]