Sweet Summer Berry Crisp

Sweet Summer Berry Crisp Recipe

Blueberry crisp is like a big bowl of nostalgia for me.   Growing up, my mom made sure we were eating the healthiest foods at every meal.  That included dessert.  I loved helping her make this because it was simple, fast, and delicious.  We mostly made this with strictly blueberries but I LOVE the mixture […]

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Short Flight Carry-On Essentials

Let me start off by stating that I’m not a light packer.  Never have been, never will be. I brought 3 full size suitcases with me to NYC last year, WHICH, I’ll never do again and also, what was I thinking? We barely fit in the room after wheeling our 4 suitcases, 2 dog carriers, […]

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WHOLE FOOD ICE POPS

Cool, refreshing, nutritious and delicious.  The citrus provides a tart tone, berries add a sugary sweetness and the basil doles out a pinch of piquant.  Flavor combinations are endless and I was inspired by my most recent trip to the Farmer’s Market for the Basil-Berry, and Citrus-Berry pairings. Makes: 4 Popsicles What You’ll Need: Juice […]

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Presto Pesto

Pesto is one of those foods I told myself “it wasn’t worth making at home.” It was just so easy to buy the little jar and it lasts forever (or rather; used once and never to be seen again until it’s eventually recovered from the recesses of the fridge during a clean out). Rinse and repeat.  Who […]

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Morning Skincare Routine

Morning Skin Care Routine

I’ve always been interested in learning new ways to care for my skin.  As a young girl, I would dig into my mom’s beauty arsenal and use her clay masks.  I was always the one at the sleepover organizing the spa portion of the evening.  I enjoy the ritual of prepping my skin for the […]

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Weekend Getaway- Harrison Hot Springs

We celebrated our friends’ wedding last weekend at one of the most beautiful spots in British Columbia.  It was our first time there and since we brought along the dogs (as usual), we decided to stay in one of the cottages. Since G was one of the groomsmen, we didn’t have a lot of time […]

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Free Printable- Meal Planner

No matter how many electronic calendars and organizers I try, I always go back to good old-fashioned paper.  Whether it’s making lists, scheduling appointments, jotting down a quick note or meal planning.  There’s something about writing it all out that just resonates with me.  I feel like I can retain the information better and I […]

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