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Done Like Dinner

June 7, 2013 // Parenting // No Comments

What stresses you out in your day to day life? Is it multiple little things or single big huge things that give you stress? For me, I find having to make dinner for my family each day is a stress […]

The Best Cocktails In Vancouver

July 14, 2012 // Vancouver // No Comments

Did you know that the #1 reason for married couples to divorce is because they fall out of love? Apparently we are all too busy multitasking that we lose sight of the things that make our heart beat a bit […]

A Hawaiian Inspired Meal: Compliments of Simple Roots Farm

September 5, 2011 // Uncategorized // No Comments

Last week my college friend Heidi came for a visit with her 2 little girls. What a delight when she showed up with a huge box of freshly plucked garden treats from her farm in the Fraser Valley, Simple Roots […]

Champagne Bubbles:The Short Of It

August 3, 2010 // Uncategorized // No Comments

Last Friday my husband surprised me with dinner out to celebrate my ‘champagne birthday‘, the surprise was the addition of some lovely friends that spent the evening with me. I also have a really nice sister that came from out […]

This Tired Lady Needs To Make Dinner: Mar-a-Lago Turkey Burgers Compliments of Oprah

July 13, 2010 // Uncategorized // No Comments

Over the last two weeks I’ve been feeling rather low on energy, which means that I probably could use a real vacation but that won’t be happening anytime soon. Instead I just mope around the apartment and complain to myself […]

A Coffee Date

April 17, 2010 // Uncategorized // No Comments

The other day I had a good friend over for a coffee date. This works out well with a busy toddler who won’t sit still in a coffee shop or cafe and is also friendly on the budget. I’ve started […]

It’s Margarita Time!

March 5, 2010 // Uncategorized // No Comments

Tomorrow night I am escaping to Mexico!! I can already taste the delicious food and feel the sun and sand and the joy of relaxation. I’m not really going out of the country but I do have a date with […]

What’s Cooking Ben?

January 11, 2010 // Uncategorized // No Comments

My husband is our family chef and can whip up some tasty dishes that will leave you feeling jealous if I was to list them (I know, I know). In fact he is such a good cook that in our […]

Back At Work

October 2, 2009 // Parenting // No Comments

Going back to work full time thing, and being the mum to a young boy, had me wondering how I was going to balance life and live to blog about it but I survived heading back to work and I […]

Hey Ladies! All The Ladies!

September 7, 2009 // Parenting // No Comments

This weekend I spent some time out with girlfriends and catching up with them. Friday evening I met up with some glorious girlfriends that I used to work with, back when I was a fresh brand new shiny nurse. We […]