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.
Just the thought of moving is daunting. Nevermind actually planning, organizing and packing your entire life into boxes. And this was not just any move. It was a move during a pandemic while carrying my tiny future. Luckily, I was only 4 months pregnant at the time of the move, the "sweet spot" during pregnancy.… Continue reading Moving in a Pandemic While Pregnant
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!
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
Fall is the most Canadian season ! We start in flip flops and end in snow boots. Our Canadian colours will never disappoint and the crisp air feels so good after a hot summer. This season we had the chance to admire the colours along Stony Lake in the Kawarthas ! And with our new… Continue reading Cozy Fall Cottaging on Stony Lake
2018 has been the year of change. As the realm of TV changes I know I have to move with the motion. This week I started my new career as a sponsorship host on The Weather Network. The 2:40 AM alarm clock has been shut off ! And yes, this means I'm leaving the morning… Continue reading Goodbye Early Risers!
Welcome to June ! Started off the month with an amazing garden party with my Weather Network ladies (Saturday) and a half marathon the following morning. If you are thinking, those two things probably shouldn't happen in the same weekend- you are right ! Ha ! But look at this fun bunch, how could I… Continue reading Race Review: Barrie Half Marathon
After a weekend of marathon success I want to keep this healthy stretch rolling. It's easy to say, " I deserve this ice cream, I just ran a marathon" (100% I have used this before). But it's so important to fuel the body back with good healthy food. After a marathon your body has some… Continue reading Salmon & Beet Spinach Salad
I have never felt so happy and accomplished in my life! Today I reached a life goal: run a sub 4 hour marathon. Here's the story ! This year has been different when it comes to running. When my sweet dog Rainbow passed away in January I really thought I was going to pack… Continue reading It Happened! Sub 4 Hour Marathoner