Clean out your closet for a cause and help single mother-led families

September always feels like the new year for me. I think it`s a mom/back to school thing. I always feel the urge to purge and getting our family organized after our unstructured summer vacations is something I feel needs to be done.  I`m also one of those people who loves to purge regularly. It just makes […]

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Farm- to -plate longtable dinner at Central Park Farms #exploreLangley

Ah. There’s nothing like arriving at a farm on a warm summer evening greeted with drinks to the sound of live music and a dreamy dinner set-up. When my husband and I arrived at Central Park Farms a few weeks ago for a special media long-table dinner we were in awe! It made me want […]

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15 summer activities to do with your family in Victoria #exploreVictoria

Victoria is one of our favorite places to staycation in British Columbia. It has the best down-to-earth vibe, picturesque historical buildings, and an abundance of places to shop, eat, and play. We spent some time here in the fall with the family. In addition, my hubby and I spent a romantic weekend away on the […]

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Avoiding summer “brain drain” with #NELSONLoveofLearning Disney Learning products

*This is a sponsored post in partnership with #NELSONLoveofLearning products. Views and opinions in this post are my own.  Summer is in full swing. The kids have been enjoying the longer days, sunshine, sleepovers, ice cream, and late nights. They’ve been on trips to the beach, pools, water parks and currently, we’re on a vacation. […]

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Sneaking in stream time is much needed “me time” for moms

95% of moms say that they had more time for themselves before motherhood, and now, over half (58%) admit to sneaking in TV “me-time” while juggling a busy schedule, with some even hiding from their kids for just a moment of peace. With moms doing it anywhere and everywhere in the neighbourhood when the kids aren’t […]

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Taking a tour back in time at Yale Historic Site

A few weeks ago the family and I went back in time during our visit to Yale Historic Site!  My middle daughter is obsessed with learning about B.C`s history and she`s super fascinated with anything old fashioned. For this reason, she was extremely happy when we made a stop on our drive home from Hells Gate […]

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Feeling all the feels, even the negative ones

Hello there. I’m a human. I get negative thoughts and feelings. I am not positive  percent of the time! Here’s the thing, I let negative feelings in. I allow myself to feel the uncomfortable, uneasy, messy emotions that come along with being human. And let me tell you, it isn’t always easy! It’s VERY easy to […]

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