Create an Instant Patio

This is the second post in my series on Backyard Entertaining with Lowe’s. If you missed it, you can find post #1 HERE. Thanks for reading along! Okay, enough teasing, here is where I talk about which fireplace I chose and my thought process as to why I picked that one. I’ll also show you […]

Easy Cheater Falafel Pitas

The May long weekend is on the horizon and we are looking forward to warm weather and lighter fare! Bring on salads and easy entertaining and foods that are perfect for casual sharing. I’m so excited for the change of seasons this year. One of my favourite things to eat when we’re out somewhere that […]

Taking the Leap

This is the second post in my short series about taking a leap and getting back to a focus on health after a knock back last year. It has been so so hard to overcome this fatigue and get myself on the treadmill. SO HARD. I’ve resorted to using mind tricks to fake myself out […]

Baked Bean and Cheese Dip

If you have a big crowd coming for the holidays you will love this recipe for a baked cheese and bean dip that is SO easy to make you won’t believe it. And this isn’t one of those recipes you find that says it’s easy but then it is not easy. This one really is, […]

Bacon and Leek Flat Bread

Heading into the holiday season leaves me looking for easy entertaining recipes. I love things that I can prepare partially ahead of time and then just pop into the oven when guests arrive. This bacon and leek flat bread featuring Sabra’s roasted pepper hummus absolutely fits the bill. I love this recipe because you can […]

Beauty on a Small Budget

If you’ve been here before then you’ll know that I love to paint things and change them up. It’s sort of my favourite thing. If you’re just joining me for the first time today then, welcome! Paint has a way of making grungy things fresh and of making ugly things useful again. Around this time of […]