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MY FAVOURITE SUGAR COOKIES

Call me biased but these Halloween cookies are the best sugar cookies I've ever had. They are similar to the festive sugar cookies they sell at Starbucks only they are the homemade version. And if you ask me, nothing beats the freshness, softness and flakiness of home...

5 TIPS FOR PLANNING A STAYCATION WITH KIDS

Watch: JORD Summers are for ice cream, bbq’s, exploring and lots of outdoor activities but it can be a little stressful when you get to a place and nothing goes according to plan, or maybe worse, if there is no plan. Before having kids, this wouldn’t have been a big...

My Skinny Coffee Review

|Mesh Jacket | Shorts (old, similar here)| Sports Bra( old, similar here)| Flip flops I have always loved working out and doing sports in general and these days I'm getting back at it. My husband is also into fitness and he is killing it right now with his workouts....

OFF THE SHOULDER

As I write this I'm sitting in the car with my laptop on our way to pick up the girls from day care. Z and I did a quick stop at Tims to get coffee and donuts and I have a churro caramel donut waiting for me after I finish this post. Love a little motivational treat...

BAKING WITH MY BABES

I know it's been a while since Valentine's Day but I thought I'd share a few pictures from our little baking session that day. We love baking here, I tend to stick to my tried and tested recipes to be on the safe side. These sugar cookies are delicious I've been...

PLAY TIME AT HOME

Zaphora loves forts, anything she can fit herself into, over or under is fun and in her words "the best game ever!" I can totally relate to her excitement as I too loved making little houses out of couches and blankets when I was little. I always wanted to have a tree...

LOVE YOUR BODY

One of the perks of being from South America is going back home for the Holidays during the peak of summer. (Insert raising hands emoji!). As much as I love Toronto, there is nothing like soaking up some much needed vitamin D during the winter months. So when Swim...

A SIMPLE LIFE

Happy New Year everyone! Hope everyone enjoyed the holidays and spent time with their loved ones. We recently got back from our trip to Peru where we spent the holidays with family and eating the best food in the whole wide world. One of the highlights of our trip was...

A CHRISTMAS FEELING

Christmas is almost here! Until the snow comes I have no plans but to stay home, listen to Christmas songs and enjoy our tree. Nothing makes me happier than to burn a festive candle and enjoy a cup of coffee by the tree. It's the little things that make me feel so...

SPORTY

Long gone are the days when you couldn't wear joggers without looking like a gym junkie on the run. Now, its actually ok and the timing couldn't be more perfect. Zaphie and Zasha started day care about a week ago which means early school runs are now part of our...

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