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Small appliances, big impact.

Tell me if this has ever happened to you. You receive a gift,  a well-intentioned gift. Let’s say it’s a piece of art. And you open it up and think “Wow. That’s a great piece of art. Now if…

There’s coffee. Then there’s Saeco.

You know I love coffee. Coffee loves me too. So when Saeco approached me to ask if I wanted to come to an Italian Breakfast event to learn about how to use their GranBaristo Espresso machine and do some…

Notes from the Ice Rink #NikonMOMents

This is the story of that time where I stepped onto the ice while wearing these contraptions called ice skates for the first time in over 30 years. Because like any good mom who was trying to encourage her…

The Converted Veggie Smoothie Skeptic

Raise your hand if the idea of drinking spinach and broccoli sounds revolting to you. I am still scarred from the time I was a child and tried a carrot juice smoothie. It was in the mall, Sherway Gardens…

That’s enough snow now…

I wrote 4 blog posts last week. Four. Did you read any? No. Because I never published them. They all fell under the following categories: Post #1 ) Bitchy Post #2) Depressing Post # 3) Extra Depressing Post #…

Easy Valentine’s Day Cookies

I am not a baker. Which is probably not the best pitch for you to make these cookies. Or maybe it is? Because if I can make these easy Valentine’s Day cookies, you should be like I’ve got this.…

Hey Winter, We Got This

To those of you reading this currently surrounded by palm trees and warm weather, please don’t tell us where you live or we may all just show up at your doorstep by this weekend. To those of you currently…

Go Fish

I had fully intended on doing a post featuring some of the decor in our basement for you to start this week off. I swear it’s on my editorial calendar *which is written in pencil and you can erase…