10 Advent Calendars for Mama

10 Advent Calendars for Mama

‘Tis the season! Now who’s to say you need to be a kid to enjoy the anticipation of the 24 day countdown to Christmas! In recent years, the traditional chocolate advent calendar has taken a back seat to a wide range of chocolate-free alternatives starting from the latest beauty and skincare products to high quality beers and enticing wines. Continue reading “10 Advent Calendars for Mama”

5 Minimal Makeup Must-Haves

5 Minimal Makeup Must-Haves

I don’t know about you, but for me I loooveee having a little sneak peek into other’s go-to items. And not just makeup, it can be any and all items that they find themselves using on the daily to make their life better and brighter! Continue reading “5 Minimal Makeup Must-Haves”

Oh Hey Autumn..

Oh Hey Autumn..

We’ve been so fortunate here on the Pacific West Coast to have such beautiful Autumn weather and there doesn’t seem to be an end in sight! Now, as much as I love long summer nights, picnics in the park and beach days.. Autumn has been, and will always be my favourite time of the year! Continue reading “Oh Hey Autumn..”

Ben’s 1st Birthday!

Ben’s 1st Birthday!

This past weekend came and went so fast!! We had family and friends from near and far all gathered together on such a beautiful day to celebrate our little boy’s special day! Even my brother in-law and his fiance snuck in (*hint* look for the iPhone) to take this memorable family photo! We had everyone over for an afternoon BBQ to hang out, catch up and play some backyard games. Continue reading “Ben’s 1st Birthday!”

5 FREE Last Minute Back-to-School Printable Signs

5 FREE Last Minute Back-to-School Printable Signs

‘Twas the night before school, you think you have all your items covered as you do your final check through the to-do list. I got the kid’s haircut, purchased all their supplies, have their backpacks and new outfits laid out, oh can’t forget to charge the camera to take a photo for Grandma and Grandpa and then it comes to you.. how cute would it be to have them holding a little first day of school sign!! Continue reading “5 FREE Last Minute Back-to-School Printable Signs”

Back to School Haul: Preschool Edition

Back to School Haul: Preschool Edition

This sweet curly haired, blue eyed girl that made me a mama is starting preschool this September (cue the ugly cry)!!  I am so excited for her to start this next chapter in her life, but part of me isn’t ready to share her with anyone else. She is bright and beautiful, bold and brave, strong and kind. She is intelligent beyond her years, up for any challenge and loves with her whole heart. I can’t wait to see what the future holds for her ❤  Continue reading “Back to School Haul: Preschool Edition”