Inspiration, Lifestyle, My Canada

Port Colborne… tall ships, antique cars and cotton candy

I really don’t know what it is but we seem to be under a spell from Lake Erie! There is something magical happening along the coast making our family feel like home over there. So… it is not a surprise…

Continue reading...
Leave a comment
Inspiration, Lifestyle, My Canada

Flip the coin road trip

When it comes to simple life pleasures three things are high on our list: quality time spent with family, camping and road trips exploring new places. A couple of years ago we got the idea to combine all three things  in…

Continue reading...
Leave a comment
Health and Beauty, Inspiration, Lifestyle

Family quality time – excercising together

Life is busy and I’m sure we all wish and try our best to find ways of staying healthy, fit and spend more quality time together with family. Busy schedules with after school activities, social events and other commitments often make it…

Continue reading...
Leave a comment
Cooking, Inspiration, Lifestyle

Bon voyage Bryan

Every year since grade six Bryan has been going on an academic year end trip with his class. I remember clearly like it was yesterday when two years ago Bryan set off to travel to Montreal for three days of discovery and fun. After much…

Continue reading...
Leave a comment
Lifestyle, My Canada

Dundas Buskerfest

Sometimes, when we don’t feel like going anywhere far, we like to explore some of the older towns located close to our home. One of our favourite is Dundas – this is one of the most beautiful towns on the outskirts of Hamilton. We love…

Continue reading...
Leave a comment
Inspiration, Lifestyle, My Canada

Just living is not enough

You know that the Spring is here when you see blooming cherry trees! Probably, more than once, you’ve seen pictures from Japan where thousands of people gather in the gardens for Sakura Hanami “cherry blossom flower viewing” and you thought…

Continue reading...
Leave a comment
Inspiration, Lifestyle, My Canada

First spring blooms

When Bryan was in grade two we made a very important decision of limiting the use of the car to the bare minimum.  The first and the biggest change for us was to start walking to and from school, every…

Continue reading...
Leave a comment
Cooking, Health and Beauty, Lifestyle

Smoked salmon deviled eggs

Hard boiled eggs with stuffing or just cut in half with a touch of mayo and spices. This was always present on the table whenever my parents would host any kind of party. A staple for Sunday brunch and really…

Continue reading...
Leave a comment
DIY, Home Decor, Lifestyle

Spring – Easter wreath

The Spring is all around us and last weekend could not be more perfect! Beautiful weather with sunshine from the early morning hours definitely encouraged us to spend lots of time outside. We went for long walks and for the…

Continue reading...
Leave a comment
Inspiration, Lifestyle, My Canada

Art Gallery of Hamilton

We are continuing our journey of exploring and celebrating everything Canadian for Canada’s 150th birthday.  There is so much to see in our beautiful country. Even in our closest area there are  many places we want to visit :)  Last…

Continue reading...
Leave a comment
Inspiration, Lifestyle, My Canada

Frozen

For the past two days there was a lot of snow falling accompanied by gusting winds, so instead of going to the lake we preferred to go for walk to the nearby forest hoping that the trees will give us…

Continue reading...
Leave a comment