Oh Happy Summer Days – Fun & Interactive Party Ideas

After an interesting school year 2020, its finally time for so many kids to kick back and relax for the Summer Holidays. This year is particularly important because my eldest son graduated grade 8 to get ready for the next chapter HIGHSCHOOL. I love throwing parties but I was very sad that I couldn’t give him the party I envisioned.…

View Post

Maison Lavande – The Best Lavender Fields in Quebec

Have you ever heard the term that the adventure is around the corner? I have probably driven from ottawa to montreal over 100 times and never remembered to venture to the beautiful MAISON LAVANDE. The good news is that I put it in my calendar and made a date with 3 out of 4 kids. Maison Lavande is such a…

View Post

Healthy Lemon Squares

Healthy lemon squares Easy and healthy lemon squares for the time crunched Mama like myself. This is seriously a family favourite and packs effortlessly for road trips and Beach days. This recipe was given to be by a PRO fitness athlete at the gym. There is something about LEMONS that reminds me of Italy and that is a great memory.…

View Post

Creative Date Night Ideas At Home

We have been home together in Quarantine Mode playing teacher, chef, camp leader and many more hats over the last few months. It has been a lot of fun ,but I wanted to do something special for the hubby without leaving the house. The gorgeous weather sets the stage for the perfect outdoor scene. I can assure you that it…

View Post

Merry Ho Ho Ho ~ We finally got a family picture

The holidays can be both exciting and overwhelming at the same time. Each year I get so excited to take the perfect family picture and the entire family just runs away to play in the snow or whip up some cookies in my perfectly curated outfits. This year was a little different! I caught them off guard at 7.30am and…

View Post