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How to up your snacking game? Make it #betterwithbarkTHINS!
I have been on a major health kick lately.  I don’t know what came over me, but I somehow started eliminating baked goods, breads and grains in general… kind of by semi-accident.  I have never felt ‘great’ after eating pastas or muffins, even though I adore the taste.  Don’t... Read more
The Gift of a Clean Home! (GIVEAWAY)
There aren’t many things that make me happier than a clean home!  With two young kids, working from home means my ‘office’ is part of our communal living space and when that space isn’t clean… I have a hard time working. Scratch that- I cannot work at all.  It’s... Read more
Staying Active With Via Velo
I am notorious for being ‘fair weather’ EVERYTHING.  I’d love to be a runner, but “oh shoot, it’s raining”.  I’d love to be a more serious skiier, but “man, it’s cold today”.  That is kind of the story of my life.  I’m not proud of it, it’s just the... Read more
Mt Seymour Eco-Adventure Summer Camps in North Vancouver
We are half way through summer break! It doesn’t seem possible, but it’s true! Both our girls have been in camps quite a bit this summer and have been experiencing all sorts of new and exciting things.  It is so important for me to have the kids in camps... Read more
I FINALLY discovered how to UNBLEMISH my bad skin!
I have struggled with acne since my teens! I have tried EVERYTHING including accutane which totally wreaked havoc on my whole body, inside and out.  All I have ever wanted was nice, UNBLEMISH’d skin.  It has always felt like such a huge ask, because nothing I have used has seemed... Read more
Dial® Silk & Magnolia with Silk Protein
There’s a new kid on the block.  She’s good clean fun, smells good enough to eat (but please do not), and she leaves you feeling wonderful.  You totally want to know her, don’t you?! She goes by two names-  Silk & Magnolia Body Wash and Silk & Magnolia Foaming... Read more
Run Free with the Bugaboo Runner
Living in Vancouver it’s hard to not live an active lifestyle. Not only are we home of the yoga pants but the surrounding scenery is absolutely breathtaking. With so many glorious trails around, everything from mountain hikes to oceanside strolls, it’s a must to have a stroller that can... Read more
Ensuring your Spring Clean is a Deep Clean
This post is brought to you by Finish and The Co. I like my home to be clean. Like, really clean.  I work from home, so if I’m sitting at my desk and look around, only to see MESS… it just does not fly.  I physically can’t get my... Read more
My least favourite chore and how to make it easier!
If you follow my blog, there are a few themes you’ll notice that emerge consistently and one of them is that I really like CLEAN.  A clean house, in particular.  Is my house always immaculate?  Definitely not. I have two young children!  But, deep down, like the bathrooms and... Read more
Vancity Box: Our city in a box
It’s becoming pretty clear that monthly subscription boxes are the ‘new thing’.  Everything from snacks to household goods to kids’ crafts is available to arrive on your front doorstep.  It is very interesting to watch the growth in this monthly ‘box’ trend and a few are definitely making their... Read more