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When the kids hit the sack, the parents will… SNACK! #SmartStash (+ giveaway)
A story my mom loves to tell about my childhood goes like this… One night, when my parents thought I was sleeping soundly, my mom grabbed her nightly treat out of the freezer and settled down on the couch with a bowl of ice cream.  A few bites in, 4 year old me... Read more
When it comes to choosing your groceries, #FocusOnTheFacts!
I was very fortunate to grow up with parents who were pretty health-conscious.  We didn’t eat sugary cereals for breakfast (except on VERY special occasions) and our meals were always well-balanced.  As a result, I feel I was given a head start in life and I also feel like... Read more
Egg Farmers of Canada #WakeUpToYellow Event Recap (+ Stand Mixer Giveaway)
A few weeks ago, I posted about the Wake Up To Yellow event that the Egg Farmers of Canada had planned.  On February 2nd, 2016, Egg Farmers themselves handed out free breakfast sandwiches made with wholesome eggs to commuters in Vancouver, Montreal and Toronto. Check out this awesome video compliments... Read more
There’s no ‘right time’… you just have to #TakeTheLeap! (Fitbit giveaway!)
The last few months have been… hard.  I’m not going to lie. I feel like there have been so many balls in the air constantly threatening to drop to the ground all at once.  For 2 months, I was hit with illness after illness (after illness) and I think... Read more
Love Child Organics Now In Superstore & Loblaws Baby Aisles!
Great news for Canadian parents!! The beloved Love Child Organics line is now available in the baby aisles of Superstore and Loblaws across the country! If you don’t already know and love Love Child Organics, allow me to introduce this amazing business. Love Child Organics is an organic children’s... Read more
Spinach & Parmesan Scrambled Eggs #WakeUpToYellow (+ HUGE GIVEAWAY!)
I have gotten into a really bad habit of skipping breakfast many mornings. I used to wake up and eat something (usually eggs and toast) within the first 20 minutes of opening my eyes, but since Portia started Kindergarten in September, our mornings are a little busier and are... Read more
Get ready to Flipp out- Here’s how to pay less for Cauliflower (+WIN!)
We are all acutely aware of how expensive cauliflower is right now. It has also been brought to all our attention that ‘cauliflower is the new kale’.  This super food is all the rage right now and many people are giving up on it because of how much it costs... Read more
Superstore Click & Collect- Grocery shopping in your pjs
From the conversations I’ve been having with friends and fellow mamas so far this year, there is a theme that keeps emerging.  It seems that we are all feeling it’s time to start streamlining and simplifying our lives in order to give ourselves some more… TIME. Time for our... Read more
Stella & Dot Winter Sale/ Trunk Show + Giveaway!
If you like pretty jewelry and sales, you are in the right place! There is SO much goodness in this post. I recently teamed up with Michele Saum, a Vancouver Stella & Dot Stylist to make all our lives a bit shinier!  Our original plan was to get a group of... Read more
Spa Utopia is a little slice of heaven {FACIAL GIVEAWAY}
I have no problem admitting that I am at the stage in my life where I’m seeking out certain products and certain services that read “anti-aging” in their description.  As a 33 year old lover of the sunshine, with 2 young children and a mortgage I can barely afford,... Read more