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Tag Archives // Christmas

Christmas Eve Plans

December 24, 2016 // Holiday Talk // One Comment

It’s here!! Christmas is here!! Despite not doing everything I had hoped to do with the kids this Christmas, I refuse to let myself feel disappointed. I always have a holiday case of FOMO and want to see everything and […]

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 […]

Circle Craft Christmas Market Is Coming!!

October 28, 2016 // A Gift for you, Vancouver // 16 Comments

The other night I was sitting on my bed getting the kids ready for bed and I caught myself humming a Christmas song. I know. It’s not even Halloween and here I am thinking ahead to the holidays. I’ve even bought […]

Circle Craft Christmas Market: Giveaway

It has become somewhat of a tradition for me to attend Vancouver’s Circle Craft Christmas Market. It’s located right downtown at our Convention Centre and is a seriously great way to gently kick start the Christmas season. I always go with […]

The Cookie Exchange, 1:10

December 17, 2013 // Parenting // 7 Comments

The other evening I went to a cookie exchange that I’ve been a part of for the last 5 years. I baked 9 dozen sugar cookies and did a vanilla glaze icing, hand dipping each cookie. By the end of […]

It’s A Neat And Tidy Christmas!

When everything in our apartment is all in order and things are in their place  I am happier and more relaxed.  For me, there is nothing like the satisfaction of completely tidy home with shiny wood floors. One big pro […]

The Big And The Little

December 3, 2013 // Parenting // 2 Comments

Meet Josephine and her cousin Alice. Also known as Jo and Al, these two girls are hilarious together and I’m so happy my children have cousins to grow up with. My sisters and I grew up with no with no […]