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Tag Archives // Husband

Celebrating National Belgian Day in Vancouver: Chambar Style

I’ve always felt that summertime in Vancouver is the real reason we put up with so many rainy months. It is absolutely gorgeous here from around the middle of June till sometime in September and there are so many things […]

Summer Dinner Idea: Grilled Salmon Cake Salad

July 12, 2017 // Uncategorized // 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 […]

Tasty Frozen Treats For Summer

June 13, 2016 // Parenting, Pure Mama // Comments

The other morning my husband was busy in the kitchen making the kids their breakfast when he asked the oldest if he wanted some cut up banana in a bowl. The question was met with a huge yes by him […]

Bringing home baby

September 8, 2014 // Parenting // Comments

Today my boy turns a glorious 6 and he is so proud that now he has to show two hands to show his new number. In honour of this special occasion, I’m reposting an oldie but a goodie from back […]


June 30, 2014 // Parenting, Pure Mama // Comments

THURSDAY– I¬†was honestly feeling hormonal and was extra annoyed at various strangers who crossed my path. The lady who cut me off in traffic and flipped me the bird when I honked. The dude in the elevator at the Costco […]

We Love Lucy

December 22, 2013 // Parenting // Comments

Last weekend our new dog came home. She is fitting in quite nicely and adjusted to using the elevator and being able to see so much outside from our floor to ceiling condo windows. Lucy is about 9 months old […]