I am a firm believer that children need to start eating in public at a young age. They need to be taught the social conventions and expectations early, so that it will become an ingrained habit when they are older. Tonight we went our for dinner as a family to […]

I bought a regular tank top at XXI for $3. The one I chose does not have a shelf bra, but I’m sure one with one built in will work just as well. Whatever your preference. Disconnect (or cut) the strap from the back of the tank on both sides.Then […]

Coconut Macaroons 1 14 oz. package shredded coconut, unsweetened (about 5 cups)1 egg white1 14 oz. can condensed milk1 teaspoon vanilla Preheat oven to 325 degrees. Line cookie sheet with parchment paper. (Figured this out the hard way – mine stuck to the tray!) Beat egg white in bowl about 30 seconds […]

My hubby and I have discovered that we both enjoy wine and wine touring. While we were still dating we went to the Okanagon Valley in BC and toured some of the wineries there. One of our favourites was Silver Sage. This wine in particular is very special, because I have […]

My sis-in-law has some great advice and opinions about involving Dad. Read and Enjoy! GUEST BLOG POST WRITTEN BY:┬áJUST A COUPLE OF WIJNKERS To start… this topic is way too enormous to cover in one blog post! In fact… I don’t know that it could ever be exhausted… but a […]

Part of my blog is about the joys of raising four children. Life can be hectic. And when you have several small children, it is even more so. But all the frustration and tiredness that comes with parenting disappears in one second when you son/daughter smiles at you. You know […]