This is a space for me to share my passion for decorating, organizing and styling. I share tips, tricks and insights I learn as I navigate this crazy wild ride we call motherhood!

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Hello friends, Today I am so excited to introduce you to my friend Lori of Stylesmarts who is a personal stylist located here in North Vancouver. She helps her clients build their wardrobes and offers several packages depending on the level of service her clients are needing, much like myself! Lori and I met last […]

Decorating, Mom Life

April 6, 2019

Defining your Style-Part 1


Hi friends, It’s been quite a while since I have done a What I’m Loving Lately post! If you are new here, I periodically do these posts to share the scoop on my favorite shopping finds, things for the home, books, movies and TV shows. I just make a list of what I am loving […]

Mom Life, What I'm loving Lately

January 20, 2019

What I’m Loving Lately #10


Hello friends! Hope you are having a great week. It feels like just yesterday we were ringing in the new year, and already it is mid-January! Time sure does seem to move at lightening speed, and the older I get the faster it seems to go. I don’t know about you, but I always feel […]

Mom Life, Organization

January 13, 2019

time management


  Well, Christmas day is only 3 sleeps away! As is always the way, December has been a bit of a blur! I think my favorite thing about the holiday season are the traditions that we carry out from year to year. It’s these things that color our memories and make each of our families […]

Holidays, Mom Life

December 23, 2018

Christmas Traditions


Happy Saturday friends! This weekend is the first time in months that we won’t be headed down to our cabin in Washington, sniffle sniffle. We have rented it out for the season as our schedule at home is too bonkers throughout the fall/winter/spring to get much use out of it. One of the things I […]

Mom Life

September 15, 2018

My Favorite Trader Joe’s Products


Hi Friends, Well, it’s almost that time again, back to school is less than 2 weeks away for us. In Canada, most schools go back the day after labor day. I think making lunches is one of the most dreaded tasks for parents. It’s definitely not one of my favorite things to do, but one […]

Mom Life, Organization

August 25, 2018

School Lunches – Our Favorite Gear!


Here we are mid-August and I feel the lazy days of summer slipping through my hands….(insert pitiful wailing here) don’t go summer! One of the best things about August if you live in the Pacific Northwest is ripe blackberries, everywhere!   This plant is super invasive and can be such a pain in the ass […]

Mom Life

August 19, 2018

Apple-Blackberry Crisp


Hello Friends, I am writing to you from my newly painted and (almost) styled mom cave. Hopefully I will be able to share the details on this updated space very soon! Can you believe it is already August. Every summer I lament about how fast summer speeds by, I feel like a bit of a […]

Mom Life

August 4, 2018

July Re-Cap


Good morning friends and Happy Saturday! We are almost half way through the summer, which is hard to believe. It always just flies by, doesn’t it? So far this summer my kids have had a perfect balance of downtime and summer camps. This past week we have been at our Lake cabin in Washington soaking […]

Mom Life

July 28, 2018

Fun and Games


Hello Friends, How is your first week of July treating you? It has been a busy and fun week for our family. We came down to our cabin on Big Lake in Washington last Saturday and then had two of my favorite families join us on July 1st. Our place is not huge, but is […]

Mom Life, Travel

July 6, 2018

Summer Vacay

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