Making gravlax at home. It’s easier than you think!

We love lox at home.  The twins devour it, I savour it and it’s just so good. I love it with röti, with eggs, salad, cucumber, mustard/dill spread, with cream cheese… What’s not to love? It’s loaded with good fats.  When we were in Kingston a few weeks ago we stopped at Kingston Brewery.  I ordered the Lox…

Summer Packing List for Baby

Here are some of my favourite products for packing with the little one.  A baby carrier is always essential(#1) and the Je Porte Mon Bebe Physio Carrier is the perfect carrier for hot weather as it’s an all seasons carrier.  The mesh makes it light and airy. Snuggle Me (#2) is portable.  From beach to cottage to being next to you on the hotel…

Step outside with Kamik

Today’s Style File for Fashion Friday is sponsored by Canadian shoe company Kamik.  What a great brand I am happy to finally stumble upon.  We’ve never owned a pair of Kamiks and so far these are turning out to be the kids favourite.  With the simple velcro closure, my twins have no trouble putting their Kamiks on themselves.  We also love that…

5 great gift idea’s for Father’s Day from Breville

My husband is not a foodie at all, even though he runs a pub and is in the industry but I bet some of you have men that love to cook and perhaps even Grandpa! Here are my top picks from the wonderful folks at Breville with whom I truly have the honour to work with.   1) The Breville Ice cream maker.  Imagine craft styled ice cream…

Tiny Trendsetter Summer Clothes #FashionFriday #StyleFile

Summer is just a week a few days away and Tiny Trendsetter is kicking if off with an amazing SALE!  My little trendsetters are sporting this look from Tiny Trendsetter.  Versatile, comfy, cotton and classic it’s our go to summer look this season.  We love lemons, we love feathers and as we spent some time at the cottage, the twins got some high marks for…

Burgundy Love- Vans from UnionJackBoots #FashionFriday

I finally got my Vans classic leather slip ons.  Thank you UnionJackBoots for your fast delievery.  I also love their Doc Marten sale going on right now.  The kids collection is so awesome. I don’t know about you, but I’ve been looking for the perfect slip on style of shoe to well,  slip on and go.  To be honest so…

Lavender & Coconut Oil DIY Scrub! #100usesforTP

This is something nice to whip up. I hope you like my Lavender & Coconut Oil DIY Scrub.  Do you have coconut oil at home?  Of course you can use whatever essential oils you like but for this I used Eucalyptus, Lavender and Tea Tree.  All from our friends at Thursday Plantation which recently added two new essential oils to the line.  Lavender and Eucalyptus…

End of year fun! Cycle with Opus and protect your kids with Bell helmets

Is your child ready for a bike? One of our favourites is from a Montreal company, called Opus.  These are seriously stylin’, awesome and high quality bikes. With monster wheels,the STAN by Opus($929) is easy to use and can ride through any terrain like snow, dirt, the grass and of course, around the block.  If your child loves adventure(who doesn’t?!) check…