Mac and Cheese Recipe

By Friday, January 30, 2015 0 Permalink 0

When you want something junky, no matter what it is, I believe you can make a better tasting version at home. Every now and then I crave a  gooey, cheesy, mac and cheese, reminiscent of Stouffer's. Wizzy is this the cheesiest person I know, so I let him go to work; he can whip up a ...

Meet a…Style Expert.

By Thursday, January 29, 2015 0 Permalink 0

Meg and I had the pleasure of meeting Afiya Francisco at the Global Morning Show, where she is their resident style expert. Prior to her work as style expert and t.v personality (you can catch her on The Global Morning Show, Steven & Chris and ET Canada), she worked as an editor at Canadian House & Home and Loulou-the girl ...

Winter Survival Plan

By Tuesday, January 27, 2015 0 Permalink 0

Get a pond. Or even better, find a friend with a pond on their property and then you don't have to do anything but show up and have fun; that is a pretty solid winter survival plan. It truly is unbelievable how well the kids do outside all afternoon skating. When the kids do well, you ...

Layering for Warmth

By Friday, January 23, 2015 0 Permalink 0

Layering for warmth is the best thing to do this time of year. I love buying winter jackets and when I saw this bad boy on sale at Old Navy I had to scoop it up. These are all essential wardrobe pieces for a mom making things happen. Sweater The Gap , Vest and Jacket Old Navy, Sunglasses Ray-Ban, ...

Master Bath Makeover

By Wednesday, January 21, 2015 0 Permalink 0

Do you like my painting attire? I think it is pretty special. You know what is not special, my master ensuite, it drives me mental. Not due to the size, which is that of a small closet, because honestly any ensuite is better than no ensuite. But rather because I painted it a terrible colour about three years ago and since ...

Skiing with Kids 101

By Tuesday, January 20, 2015 0 Permalink 0

Last night I decided to "find my edge"; I took four kids downhill skiing at Horseshoe Resort. I brought Kai along because Meg still hasn't taken the time to take her kids up. It's mid-Janaury, I know winter seems like an eternity, but when it comes to skiing the season is over in the blink of ...

The Importance of Rebranding

By Monday, January 19, 2015 2 Permalink 0

Leigh and I are creative people. We do not always like to face the reality of a situation, and  lying is not an option, hence the creativity. We have found as we venture deeper into motherhood, it is sometimes necessary to" rebrand" a situation. Here are some scenarios that we have found ourselves in and rebranded: 1.You wake up with a ...

It’s Sweater Weather

By Friday, January 16, 2015 0 Permalink 0

We love a good sweater, who doesn't? This is the right time of year to stock up, the sales are redonk. Which is great, because sweaters are all we seem to be wearing these days, with good reason, -17 degree weather will get to you. Here are our top picks right now:   Banana Republic - a great layering piece and 40% ...