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The 6 Podcast Episodes That Made My 2019

The 6 Podcast Episodes That Made My 2019

When I was a kid (I know, I know, not that long ago) my sisters and I listened to story tapes almost constantly. We listened to Robert Munsch while we drew pictures, and Jim Dale narrated Harry Potter while we fell asleep. Needless to say, […]

22 Things I am Still Figuring Out

22 Things I am Still Figuring Out

As of today, I have spent 22 years on this planet, circling the sun at approximately 30km per second and loving (almost) every second of it. I have noticed a popular trend lately where people take their birthday as a moment to reflect on all […]

4 Christmases: Remembering What Matters

4 Christmases: Remembering What Matters

Have you seen the movie, Four Christmases, starring Reese Witherspoon and Vince Vaughn? The movie tells the story of a couple experiencing four different Christmas celebrations on one day, and through there experience, they discover what truly matters, at Christmas and in life. This blog […]

The Routes We Take

The Routes We Take

I kept looking around, trying to see if the path continued much further. I stopped for a moment and backtracked a few steps to see if I had missed a turn. The branches and bushes hung in my face and my foot hit a big […]

Zero Waste Holiday Gift Ideas

Zero Waste Holiday Gift Ideas

Although Josh says that it is still too early, the holidays are just beyond the horizon and I have to say I am very excited to celebrate some twinkly lights and time with friends and family. Each year, my family chooses a theme for the […]

The Enjoyment Audit

The Enjoyment Audit

I really love to read. I love sitting on the beach enthralled in a novel. And I love cozying up on the couch with a glass of wine and my latest how-to book on personal finance. I feel good when I read and I like […]

7 Ways to Express More Gratitude

7 Ways to Express More Gratitude

Thanksgiving weekend has come and gone and I hope you all enjoyed love from family & friends. Thanksgiving is definitely my favourite holiday. Mostly because I absolutely love a good meal and expressing gratitude. As much as spending time with family can be exhausting and […]

4 Tips for Keeping Healthy

4 Tips for Keeping Healthy

Back in 2017 and 2018 my family spent a lot of time in hospitals due to one of my little sisters struggling with her health. During that time we became very aware of germs and keeping as healthy as possible. And although I just got […]

The Essentials of Life

The Essentials of Life

My favourite quote at the moment is, “How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives” by Annie Dillard. The quote points out that the things we do each day make up our whole life. Building on that, there are some […]

Healthy Eats: Kale & Lentil Wrap

Healthy Eats: Kale & Lentil Wrap

I am always, and I mean ALWAYS eager to eat some kale. I started mixing kale & lentils a few weeks ago when I was trying to come up with some dinner ideas that didn’t include dairy, and I have been craving these wraps at […]