2017 – A Year in Bloom

I started the year with the intention to bloom. And while this evidently didn’t take place here on the website (where I’ve neglected to post anything since February, oops), a lot has happened elsewhere in life that has made me pretty proud of my 2017 achievements. I’ve had an incredibly busy year, and oftentimes that has […]

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Eat In My Kitchen Cookbook Review

Last week, I stopped by the Everyday Allergen-Free kitchen (i.e. Amanda’s condo) to help review another cookbook. Like the last time I had been invited over to do this, I was looking forward to trying a few new dishes and collecting a little inspiration for my own cooking. I’m not a big recipe person (except […]

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To Sow, To Water, To Grow

The most exciting part of the new year is declaring my annual mantra. It sets the stage for the next twelve months and gives me something to check back in with when I’m faced with a decision or having a hard time. I’ve always felt that this has been more helpful than creating a laundry […]

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2016 – A Year of Dedication

The end of a year is always a bittersweet time. One chapter ends while another begins. This year, especially, it seems so many are desperate for a fresh start, for the slate to be wiped clean, for the turning of a new page. Despite the things we hope will become a faint and distant memory, […]

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Naughty & Nice at the Toronto Christmas Market

Going to the Toronto Christmas Market is an annual tradition for Amanda and I. Now in its seventh year, what I love most about the market is its uncanny ability to get me into the Christmas spirit, even though it’s still November. The light canopies, the music lightly drifting through the air, the vendor stalls […]

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