Homemade Eczema Cream

For many years I’ve wrestled with plenty of different ailments and health challenges with my children — from the common colds to allergies to broken bones. The amazing thing about parenting is, even with a plethora of well-meaning advice and tips from family and friends, you live and learn through all these experiences pretty much […] Read more…

Tasty Chickpea & Corn Fritters #Recipe

In an ideal world, my children would eat everything I set in front of them at the dinner table.  Vegetables —  aah the dreaded “V-word” — is a big challenge with my 5 year old.  Even the slightest colour of green he sees anywhere on his plate will be cause for complaint and will have […] Read more…

July 24th is International Self-Care Day + #Giveaway

One of the things we as mother’s tend to do is neglect truly caring for ourselves and it shouldn’t be that way. Putting my physical and emotional health and well-being at the forefront is essential for not only myself but for my children.  It doesn’t take a lot to lead a more healthier and self-care […] Read more…

Summer Skincare Must-Have, New Palmer’s Coconut Oil Formula

My summer skincare regimen is fairly simple: hydrate, replenish, rejuvenate.  Coconut oil has been a favourite (not-so) secret beauty product of mine for years and it’s proven to work wonders on my tired skin.  I’ve used it for cooking/baking, my hair, my teeth and my skin.  Miracle ingredient! Indulgently Pampered Skin Starts With Palmer’s Coconut […] Read more…

Wedding Season Emergency Kit Must-Haves

It’s the time of year when plenty of birds are chirping in harmony, and in this case, lovebirds chanting their “I do’s”.  Wedding season is in full bloom and during this time of year, you’ll find the beautiful nuptials and celebrations taking flight in the picturesque outdoors.   This takes me back to a family […] Read more…

Everything Here is Beautiful by Mira T. Lee #BookReview

The unflinching, chaotic yet formidable bond and loyalty between siblings; a sense of cultural belonging and growth ; the candid veracity of mental illness and post-partum depression — Mira T. Lee’s debut novel, Everything Here is Beautiful gave us the true definition of familial love and the necessity of seeing beauty amidst wreckage. Growing up, […] Read more…

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