Awkward Apple Adventure

Remember when I said in my Fall Bucket List blog that prior to this excursion, I had only been apple picking one other time? Well, after this most recent apple adventure, I’m wondering if there was a reason why I stayed clear of apple orchards for a few years and why I may never return, […]

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Thanksgiving Cupcakes

Savoury dishes, sweet treats, and special family and friends to share it with. Canadian Thanksgiving is upon us and I’m so excited about it! Even the weather this year (at least where I live) looks like it will be the epitome of Thanksgiving glory, with sunshine in the sky and colourful leaves on the ground. […]

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Hello Fall!

Oh sweet autumn! How happy I am that you’ve arrived. A season of cool air and warm colours. Crisp days and soft sweaters. Spooky happenings and sweet treats. Each season is beautiful, but fall is my favourite. Fall has always reminded me of new beginnings and a time for change. Even though spring typically takes […]

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New Steps

Today I begin a new course at an institute in Toronto and I’m pretty excited about it. The course is a professional development course that I will be taking part time for a few months to come. Even though it’s short, and even though it has more to do with professional development than it does […]

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Cottage Getaway

A few weeks ago, my boyfriend Alex and I ventured up north to Parry Sound, Ontario, for a weekend at his cottage. Located on the small and beautiful Loch Ern, the cottage is truly a Northern Ontario dream. A giant wooden staircase cascading down to the dock, a masterfully created wooden sauna perched on the […]

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Sixty is Stylin

Stylin’, savvy, super, SIXTY! A few weeks ago, my amazing and beautiful mom turned the big six-oh! For weeks, no, months rather, my mom had been talking about, anticipating and almost craving turning 60. Even on New Years day of this year, her resolutions were centered around walking into sixty with goals fulfilled and new […]

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Choosing a Name

The process in creating and choosing a name for my blog was a confusing process that took much longer than I anticipated. Because I knew I wanted to incorporate my name, as well as alliteration, I found myself googling “words that start with E” far too often for the name of the blog to even […]

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