“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

The Ultimate Gingerbread Recipe

Anyone remember Mrs. Fields? Well of course we all know the famous Mrs. Field’s Cookies in the mall but have you ever baked anything from her books back in the day? Several years ago when I was a small child I had some money that a relative gave me. Most of the time I saved… Continue reading The Ultimate Gingerbread Recipe

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

Bobbette & Belle Cookbook Review

I am absolutely dessert obsessed. When this gorgeous cookbook arrived at my doorstep, (Thank you Penguin Random House for generously sending it over in exchange for a review!) I was absolutely thrilled! Needless to say I had it all tabbed up with my favourites within minutes. French-inspired pastry shop Bobbette & Belle based in Toronto,… Continue reading Bobbette & Belle Cookbook Review

Chewy Coconut Granola Bars with Sprinkles

I made these on a whim today with my 3 year old. Everything has to have sprinkles on it so of course…sprinkles it is all over these tasty bars! I used PC brand Natural Smooth Peanut Butter but you can use any kind of peanut butter you like. Comment below if you try them out!… Continue reading Chewy Coconut Granola Bars with Sprinkles

“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

“Holiday Cookies” Cookbook Review

Christmas cookie baking for our family starts around mid November, when the Downtown Toronto Santa Clause Parade all goes down. To me this signifies the start of the Christmas season. I am trying to create memories and traditions for my young family and one of them is baking gingerbread with my 3 year old for… Continue reading “Holiday Cookies” Cookbook Review

“Try the World” Subscription Box Review

I love getting little goodies in the mail. Whenever something comes for me, it feels like Christmas and I get all giddy! When I received these 2 tasty gourmet food boxes, I was salivating at how yummy everything looked and I am always up for trying something new and different. Let me first start by… Continue reading “Try the World” Subscription Box Review