2021 Gift Guides: The Digital One

We’re running out of time to get deliveries in before the holidays so let’s get into some digital shopping ideas that are actually really fun gifts! Gift Guide: The Digital One Something They Want: Everyone likes getting packages in the mail so the Little Life Box is a great gift! An annual subscription will get…

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2021 Gift Guides: The Homie One

Y’all, it’s cold out now and you know what that means, cozy home time! Give your loved ones a little something warm (or sparkly) to help stay cozy all Winter long! Gift Guide: The Homie One Something They Want: A place for everything and everything in it’s place! Keeping organised is the best way to…

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2021 Gift Guides: The Bookish One

It’s me. I’m your bookish friend! This list was super easy because it’s just a bunch of stuff from my own Wishlist! So if you have a friend like me, look no further…. Gift Guide: The Bookish One Something They Want: This simple and sleek design is both stylish and functional. The base is wide…

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2021 Gift Guides: The Kid One

OOoooooh! Y’all know what time it is? November Gift Guide time! You know I’ve already started combing through my favourite websites for the perfect holiday and birthday gifts. If you’re new here, G and J both have birthdays around the holidays so I’m deep into planning now. All that being said let’s start this year’s…

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Top5: February Reading Round-Up (Black Canadian Authors, Children’s Lit edition)

In honour of Black History Month, this Reading Round-Up is all about Black Canadian Authors! It’s not always easy to find a readily available list of children’s books written by Canadian authors specifically let alone Black Canadian authors but they are out there and doing really wonderful work. If you’re searching for representation or to…

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Top5: Black Women To Watch (NetflixCA)

Representation of Black women in film is getting better but it’s still heavily biased. Show me our nerds, geeks, techies, and fangirls. Our cosplayers, designers, painters, and illustrators. Where’s our writers, storytellers, tap dancers, and chefs. Our entrepreneurs, our scholars, our mathematicians. Our fun girls, our funny women. Our deaf women, our blind women, our…

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2020 Round Up

Well….that was something. Where do I even start. I had many grievances to file under the Festivus Pole in December, but the truth is, we’ve had it pretty good, considering. My husbands job is secure, we were already established homeschoolers, and we live on an island that has had minimal Rona cases. We’re normally a…

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Top5: Artsy New Year’s Resolutions

CREATE That’s it. That’s the resolution. Create more. Create freely. Submerse myself in other artist works. Fall in love with art all over again. This isn’t a new year/new me kind of resolution but a new year/more me resolution. To embrace that goal here are my.. Top5: 2021 Artsy New Year’s Resolutions Journaling I used…

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Top 5: Holiday Movie Night (kids edition)

From the Winter Solstice springs a plethora of holiday celebrations and here in Canada we’re pretty much all in from November 1st (somber moment on the 11th for Remembrance Day not withstanding). The snow has already started falling (intermittently) in most provinces, and the temperature is dropping quick. Movie nights are a great way to…

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A Decade of Parenting

The kid turned 10! I don’t even know where to start. It feels like a lifetime ago but somehow it went by in the blink of an eye. 10 years ago we were 27 years old. 10 years into our relationship and 3 years into our marriage. Like any pregnancy that comes after a miscarriage…

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