Well my friends, it’s Friday! Boy I need this weekend like no other. For starters, half way to work today I realized I didn’t brush my teeth!! Yikes! I’m gonna just avoid talking to people today and try to get to the drugstore at lunch for some Listerine haha. So ya, that pretty sums up my week. I did find some great gems for today’s Friday Roundup that I’m happy to share with you! This weekend I am going to… View Post

It’s turning into the season where I start to crave soups and chilis. Crisp fall weather that just makes you want something hot for dinner. I love making soups, stews and chilis, it equals leftovers for lunch or dinner the next day(s). I wanted to make something with a leaner meat, healthier starch and is versatile. Thus came my sweet potato turkey chili! Print Yum Comforting Sweet Potato Turkey Chili Prep Time: 10 minutesCook Time: 40 minutesTotal Time: 50 minutes… View Post

In August (I know it’s taken me this long!) we packed up Piper in the car and hit the road to Westham Island. It’s a farming island with a world-class bird sanctuary, farm stands (fresh eggs anyone?), acres of pumpkin patches and waterfront bike trails you’ll likely have all to yourself. A short 30 minute drive from Vancouver. Full of peaceful, beautiful farm landscapes you feel you are further away than you really are from the city. To get to Westham Island,… View Post

Could this week be any longer? It seemed to take forever getting to Friday and writing up this week’s Friday Roundup. Full moon, long sleepless nights, hectic days at work, I just cannot wait to get my sweats on tonight and watch a movie. BUT I have so much on my to do list to get done this weekend it isn’t even funny! Anyone else in the same boat? I have a ton of blog posts, emails, comments and other… View Post

We are into September now, and I’ve started to transition my look for fall weather. But I have four staples in my makeup routine I want to share with you. These are all year products in my routine, nothing beats an instant glow and great coverage. September’s monthly beauty buys include foundation, concealer, bronzer and a cult tool. I invested in a fantastic bronzer by Guerlain. I went to my local drug store (Shoppers for you Canadians!) and browsed all the… View Post