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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Lifestyle, My Canada

Maple syrup festival

What is more Canadian than Maple! The red maple leaf proudly takes center of the national flag and maple syrup is probably the most associated product with our country. Every person visiting us from abroad always goes home with a…

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Lifestyle, My Canada

February in pictures

February… the shortest month of the year managed to give to us all kinds of weather. We had rains, gusty winds, super cold, snow storms and spring like very warm days – did I miss anything? ;) cold but sunny…

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Cooking, Lifestyle

One bite mini donuts in 10 minutes!

Whether for Shrove Tuesday celebration or just to satisfy your sweet tooth I have something good for you today! One bite mini donuts are very easy to make and if you have 10 minutes and basic baking ingredients on hand…

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