A mere 20 hours before take off my daughter's passport was ready for pickup. As a new parent, traveling with a baby is stressful enough- this passport situation just added to the chaos! If you are trying to obtain a passport in Canada here is a recap of our experience. I wanted to write this… Continue reading Chaos & Disarray. The Process of Obtaining a Canadian Passport.
This dinner will certainly brighten up your day! You need: 1 frozen package of uncooked shrimp, tails on 1 red pepper 1 package fresh spiralled carrots 3 celery stalks 2 green onions Salt & pepper 1/2 cup peanut sauce Wood/bamboo skewers (approx 10) 1 tsp coconut oil 1 tsp Montreal steak spice Do this: This… Continue reading Easy Shrimp Skewers with Spiralized Carrots
A winter full of memories ! That’s how the 2019/2020 season is going down in my household. When I first started dating my husband Daniel, 8 years ago, he told me to get serious about skiing. He said the adventures we can create in the snow will be some of our best memories. Well, he… Continue reading Skiing at New Heights! Hello Bromont, QC
Our honeymoon in Curacao was a week of pure bliss! The Dutch island is located in between Aruba and Bonaire; making the flight just over 5 hours south of YYZ. My dad's side of the family is from the Netherlands, so I was pleasantly surprised at how the Dutch culture shines across the island. It… Continue reading Pure Honeymoon Bliss in Curacao
The best way to make it through a Canadian winter is to embrace it! I've been putting that statement to the test over the years. I can confirm after lots of "testing", I am the biggest winter lover. Stepping into my first pair of skis helped change the way I look at Canada's coldest season.… Continue reading Want to Try Skiing for $25?! Here’s How!
Boston is the type of city that changes it’s vibe around every corner. The waterfront is spectacular, the old cobblestone streets are so unique, the food scene is super delicious and the people yes, some, not all, have that iconic Boston accent. It was such a fantastic decision to round up my bridal party… Continue reading Bachloretting in Boston – What I Loved About This City
This is my go to breakfast ! It's easy, low carb, gluten free and delicious. You need: 2 eggs 3/4 scoop vanilla protein powder 1-2 tbsp unsweetened apple sauce ( if you are using the individual cups about 1/2) 1 tsp coconut oil 1 tsp raspberry jam 1 tbsp natural peanut butter 2 strawberries Pinch… Continue reading The Best Way to Make Protein Pancakes
It's time to bring back some creativity in the kitchen ! I'm recovering from LASIK eye surgery and also housebound since my entire neighbourhood looks like a skating rink ! So- I'm killing sometime in the kitchen. I recently met with a dietician and she commented that my nutrition is pretty clean. Happy with the… Continue reading No Bake DIY Granola Bars
I love being in the kitchen ! But truthfully, I'm not the best with desserts. So I'm always on the hunt for something that looks impressive - yet is super easy to make. Let me introduce you to this years top picks! No Bake Peppermint Fudge This was a new one for me and I… Continue reading 3 Easy Must Try Christmas Recipes
This time of year makes me smile ! And this year my fiancé is finally moving home full time after retiring from an intense military position, my puppy Sunny is becoming a perfect part of the family and Christmas is only 10 days away ! Saturday nights in the kitchen with a glass of red… Continue reading Creamy Wine Pork Chops & a Special Homecoming