Real Motherhood: 18 Month Update

Hi friends! It’s been a while… so… Happy New Year!!! To be honest, I’ve been feeling overwhelmed with the amount of stuff going on in normal life that I just haven’t found the time to write a blog post in the past few months. Or maybe it’s not just to do with time, but also … Continue Reading

6-Week Fitness Challenge with TFW Sauga

As a lot of you know from following along with my #FitnessFridays on Instagram, I recently participated in a 6-week challenge with my gym, TFW Sauga. I joined the gym back in June because my husband Dave had been going for a while and really enjoyed it, and he wanted me to come and check … Continue Reading

The Procrastinator’s Gift Guide

*This post in partnership with Bed Bath & Beyond and buybuy BABY babyhood, however as always all opinions are my own* I can’t help it – I’m a procrastinator through and through. From the time that I was getting a timer set to finish my dinner (and would wait until the final minute to gobble … Continue Reading

Blue Mountain Getaway with Ford

Just under a month ago, Dave and I had the privilege of heading up to Blue Mountain courtesy of Ford Canada. You may know that I have partnered with Ford before to check out some of their current models, and this time around we got to test drive the 2018 Ford EcoSport! A compact SUV … Continue Reading

How to Feel Like a Pro in the Kitchen

As I’m sure my mother will attest, I have never exactly been keen on getting my hands dirty in the kitchen. I love a good meal, don’t get me wrong, but I would much prefer eating to cooking!! One part of the kitchen that I have enjoyed since I was a little girl, however, is … Continue Reading

Best Outdoor Toys for Fall

*This post in partnership with buybuy BABY babyhood, however as always, all opinions are my own* As the mom of a very busy kid, I am constantly looking for fun new ways to keep him entertained! With the fall weather arriving, I still want to embrace outdoor time as much as possible before winter hits, … Continue Reading

Breakfast on the Go with Vitamix

You may see a little pattern going here… As I have immersed myself in this 6-week challenge at my gym (if you don’t know what I’m talking about, be sure to follow me on Instagram and check out my Fitness highlight!) I am also *trying* to eat healthier and get all my fruit and veggie … Continue Reading

How to Create a Baby Safe Space in a Small Apartment

*This post in partnership with buybuy BABY, however as always, all opinions are my own* When Mason started crawling (and therefore hated being contained in his exersaucer or playpen anymore) I had to figure out how to baby proof a seemingly impossible space. I say impossible because we live in a single-floor apartment with very … Continue Reading

Dyson Cyclone V10 Motorhead Vacuum Review

Basically ever since we got our dog Olive, I have been eyeing a Dyson vacuum. As much as we love our little hairball, she is just that – a Husky/Rottweiler mix that sheds like nobody’s business! Our previous Shark vacuum did a pretty good job, but it was coming up on 4 years old and … Continue Reading

Real Motherhood: Introducing Solids

Now that we’re a few months into solids, I feel like I can actually write on this subject with a little more knowledge. As with all things, we are still learning everyday, but as we prepare to wean off of breastmilk now, I felt it was time to write a little about our “food journey.” … Continue Reading