Book Review: The Boy on the Beach

Book Review:  The Boy On the Beach: My Family's Escape from Syria and Our Hope for a New Home by Tima Kurdi **Thank you Simon & Schuster Canada for sending over this book in exchange for an honest review. All opinions and thoughts in this blog post are 100% my own. Picture for a moment… Continue reading Book Review: The Boy on the Beach

“How to Stop Feeling Like Sh*t” Book Review

Disclaimer: I received “How to Stop Feeling Like Shit: 14 Habits that are holding you back from Happiness” by Andrea Owen from Seal Press in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions in this blog post are 100% my own.  I think a lot of us can relate to feeling like shit on… Continue reading “How to Stop Feeling Like Sh*t” Book Review

“Walk It Off”  Book Review

**Disclaimer: I received this book from Simon & Schuster Canada in exchange for an honest review. All opinion and thoughts in this blog post are 100% my own.   This is a hilarious memoir of actress Ruth Marshall’s journey from discovering a slow growing tumour in her spine to learning how to walk, pee, resume… Continue reading “Walk It Off” Book Review

More Than Poutine Cookbook Review

*Disclosure: “More Than Poutine: Favourite Foods from My Home and Native Land” was generously sent to me by author Marie Porter in exchange for an honest review. All opinions and thoughts in this blog post are 100% my own. Finally! An updated, modern cookbook dedicated to all things Canadian! Flipping through this book has me… Continue reading More Than Poutine Cookbook Review

Book Review: Meatless? A Fresh Look at What You Eat

When my first-born started eating solids my husband was completely against feeding her meat. As she got older we eventually started to give her meat and she loved it. He wanted her to be healthier and not ingest all kinds of hormones and what not that comes with buying commercial meat. I am not sure… Continue reading Book Review: Meatless? A Fresh Look at What You Eat

Cookbook Review: The Whole30 Cookbook

My husband will be turning 40 this year and for the past 4 years he has been suffering from a variety of skin disorders that have literally popped up over night and taken over his life. He has been steadily healthy and rarely ever has a sniffle but his skin on the other hand has… Continue reading Cookbook Review: The Whole30 Cookbook

“Sweet Mornings” Cookbook Review

“Many of the recipes in this book reflect a time when folks lingered over their breakfast tables, rapt in conversation” Patty Pinner speaks in the introduction of her new book, “Sweet Mornings”. I love this. I have to admit that although I used to hate mornings, I am slowly becoming a morning person. Although I… Continue reading “Sweet Mornings” Cookbook Review

Book Review: “Oh Crap! Potty Training” By Jamie Glowacki

This book couldn’t have arrived at my doorstep at a more perfect time in my life! I have a 2 year old daughter who is at the perfect age to be potty trained. It has been on my mind for a while now and I am SO ready to ditch the diapers. In, “Oh Crap!… Continue reading Book Review: “Oh Crap! Potty Training” By Jamie Glowacki

Book Review: “I Can’t Believe It’s Not Better”

Book Review: "I Can't Believe It's Not Better" By Monica Heisey Toronto born writer and comedian Monica Heisey guides women to coping with life in her new book “I can’t believe it’s not better”. Heisey is best known for her regular how-to column, “The Grown-Ass Woman’s Guide “ for Canadian website, She Does the City.… Continue reading Book Review: “I Can’t Believe It’s Not Better”

YOU are a BADASS Book Review

"YOU are a BADASS: How To Stop Doubting Your Greatness And Start Living An Awesome Life". By Jen Sincero I am a self-confessed self-help book hoarder. I feel like I just can’t get enough of them. I'm always looking for ways to improve myself, my ways of thinking, and the way I go about my… Continue reading YOU are a BADASS Book Review