Our Roadtrip to Banff

Our Roadtrip to Banff

Over 7,400kms driven, over 10 cities and 4 provinces explored and so many memories made. So, what made me decide to take such a huge road trip during a global pandemic? Let’s get that question out of the way first! I have always been very decisive and bold so, when...
Jules’ Self-Care Gift Guide

Jules’ Self-Care Gift Guide

Fill Up Your Cup! Real talk, it’s really hard shopping for anyone else when you never shop for yourself.  The fulfillment in giving will not surface unless you have given to yourself first.  As the saying goes, “you cannot pour from an empty cup.  You must fill your...
Family Travel: Lisbon + Tips For Travelling with Young Kids

Family Travel: Lisbon + Tips For Travelling with Young Kids

Our first stop on the mainland of Portugal was Lisbon.  Originally, we had planned to make this our home base for the rest of our vacation.  After mapping some things out, we realized it would not be a great home base because of the traffic getting in and out of the...
Family Travel: Porto + Our Flytographer Shoot

Family Travel: Porto + Our Flytographer Shoot

Out of all the places we visited in Portugal, Porto was my favourite.  It was perfectly historical with equal smatterings of modern culture.  We stayed in the Miguel Bombarda Art block – the city’s art district within the Cedofeita Area of the city. Porto is a very...
Family Travel: Summer Fun at Viamede Resort

Family Travel: Summer Fun at Viamede Resort

If you live in Ontario, a yearly lake visit is a must during the summer months.  My family and I love a rustic cottage and spending our days swimming, canoeing, eating simple meals and enjoying the beautiful outdoors. This year we were invited to Viamede Resort...
Time for New Glasses!

Time for New Glasses!

I’ve always been pretty conventional when it comes to things like shopping for glasses.  I am glad that over the last few years a revolution has happened as it relates to prescription glasses.  Gone are the days of walking into a conventional optical where you try on...