A modern version of a family photo album, I love having photo books made. Chock full of photos of the kids, all …



I was gonna blog but instead I’m watching baseball and following along on the MLB At Bat app. Not a sponsored post, I …


Currently ~ 2016.09.25

Reading: I recently saw the trailer for the new Amy Adams movie The Arrival and when I found out it was a …


This is 42

I’ve been writing this post for about a week now, trying to think of all the things I know now that I’m …


9/11 ~ 2016

I remember where I was that day when the first plane hit the first tower. I was in my car on the …


Why Calligraphy?

Why Calligraphy? Of all the different art forms I’ve studied and practiced over the years, calligraphy combines two of my favourite things. …

Beat Bugs still

Come Together with Beat Bugs and Netflix (#StreamTeam)

With the new Netflix original series Beat Bugs, inspired by the music of The Beatles, your next family sing-along can include classics such as Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds or Blackbird! Thanks to five charming and energetic bug-like creatures (Jay, Kumi, Crick, Buzz and Walter), families have the opportunity to come together over kid-friendly storylines and the best darn music ever made – re-recorded by today’s top artists, including P!nk, Sia and Eddie Vedder.


Nights like this

There are days when I dream about nights like this. Home alone with no one asking me for anything, looking for something, …

Pass It On Consignment Store - Toronto

Make something old new again ~ Pass It On!

I’ve written before about how I’m a huge believer in selling and donating our old stuff. If there’s one thing I try to avoid it’s throwing out something that’s perfectly good. Probably why I *might* have a little problem I like to call “saving for just in case.”


A Post in Pen and Ink

Seriously though, writing with a dip pen is my new favourite thing. You can’t backspace or delete, spelling mistakes are forever, and …


Cleaning House

Last week my mom sent her cleaning lady to our house to give our apartment a good once-over because, let’s face it, …