Food & Drink

    Healthy Chocolate Strawberry Oatmeal

    February 6, 2018

    With only 2 days of school for Mairead this week (crazy town) we are gearing up to spend lots of time playing outside!  Aaron built a snow fort for Mairead last weekend that comes complete with three doors and tunnels to crawl through!  Luckiest kid on the block.  Because of our -30 climate we’ve been stuck indoors a lot lately and some days, it takes more time to get Mai bundled up in her snow gear than she actually spends outside,…

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  • Food & Drink

    Healthy Chocolate Quinoa Bark

    My daughter has just recently discovered Kraft peanut butter* and I am one pb&j sandwich away from developing a 12-step program to get her off the stuff.  She begs for it at breakfast every…

    January 23, 2018
  • Do-It-Yourself

    Cold & Flu Eucalyptus Shower Melts

    Happy New Year!  I hope your holidays were everything you hoped for 🙂  How crazy is it that we are into 2018?  One can only imagine what kind of shit show this year has…

    January 3, 2018
  • Food & Drink

    Gingerbread Whoopie Pies

    I just finished flipping through the Restoration Hardware catalog; anyone who has me on their gift list this holiday, this is a good place to start 😉  Love that place! The last 2 weeks…

    December 6, 2017
  • Food & Drink

    Coconut Date Energy Bites

    Yesterday Mairead and I went to the Remembrance Day service here in Fort Saskatchewan.  Despite bundling her up in all of her snow gear, she complained loudly the entire time.  Suck it up kiddo, people died…

    November 12, 2017
  • Food & Drink

    Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

    Like summer, fall is flying by!  Halloween is less than a week away, I can’t believe it.  And as if it were some cruel joke, Mairead doesn’t have school the next day…..let me paint a picture…

    October 24, 2017
  • Food & Drink

    Coconut Cream Cookie Cups

    Here we are almost at Thanksgiving weekend already.  Crazy!  I feel like it came out of nowhere this year.  Normally, my cousin Janna hosts Thanksgiving dinner at her house and we do Christmas dinner…

    October 4, 2017
  • Food & Drink

    Healthy Blueberry Oat Bars

    Happy fall!  Crisp mornings and sweater scarves are in full swing around here already.  Although getting my daughter to wear pants and long sleeves in place of her summer dresses has been a battle…

    September 26, 2017