NHL Draft 2017

I not only live in a country that eat, sleeps, and breathes everything hockey – but I’m also surrounded by a family who are all completely hockey crazed. So what does a girl to do when she doesn’t really share the love? Suck it up like a true princess, that’s what. We have a subscription […]

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100 Days of Summer

The warm weather has finally arrived (where I live anyway!) and the school days are quickly running out, which can only mean one thing — summer vacation is almost here! Wondering what you’re going to do to fill those long, lazy summer days? I’ve compiled a list of 100 family-friendly activities to help fill your […]

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Happy Mothers Day Wishes For The Mother-in-law I’ll Never Meet

Tomorrow I’ll stop by and silently wish you a Happy Mother’s Day.  A woman I’ve never met. I’ll offer up, yet again, a silent thank you and many thoughts of appreciation to you — my soon-to-be mother-in-law.  I’ll tell you how much I love and adore your son, though it’s quite impossible to put into […]

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World Book Day: Children’s Books

This may just be my largest/longest post in this mini series.  As a child there wasn’t many times I was caught without my nose in a book.  I would have to be told several times to leave it away from the dinner table, I would take it in the bath with me, the car, shopping […]

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World Book Day: Romance

A little less my forte, but deserving of a post of its own all the same. Romantic novels are usually my turn-to when I’m feeling overwhelmed with school.  Similar to those who have guilty pleasures in the form of a television show, I have guilty pleasures in the form of books.  When I’m feeling bogged […]

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World Book Day: Nonfiction/Biography

Now this is my jam.  If ever you’re looking for me in a book store, this is where you’ll find me – lost among the rows and rows of non-fiction and biographies. *sigh* People fascinate me. 

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Finding A Happy Medium In Tradition

A few years ago we decided it was time to shake up our holiday traditions some and I have to say, I couldn’t be happier.  I was beginning to dread the holidays – the shopping; the cooking; the hosting; the cleanup – not to mention the million little things that go into preparing or each […]

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My Birthday Wish

I’m aiming to make this year’s birthday a little different, in a huge way, and I’m reaching out to my friends and family to help me. Three years ago, partly do to with health issues, my bucket list began to grow, but more than that, I began to focus on experiencing the things I was […]

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New Trend in Wedding Planning

“In every disagreement with your spouse, remember that there is not a winner and a loser.  You are united in everything, so you will either win together or lose together.  Work together to find a solution where you both win” – Dave Willis If you’re newly engaged and just beginning with the plans for your […]

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Being Childless at 30

Having children was never a foregone conclusion for me.  It was one of those things I kept putting off in favor of the freedom to live my life as it was. The thing about choosing to put off the baby talk until your 20’s are over, is the fact that all of your friends are […]

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