Fish and chips made with the best batter and homemade tartare sauce

Whoa, Nelly, this is good! We went out for lunch the other day and one of my twins ordered fish and chips.  It was delicious.  Well, the next day both twins wanted fish and chips for dinner so I went over to Sobeys and picked up some cod loins.  I prefer a loin as they are firmer, thick and delicious.  We haven’t had…

#SummerCiderNights at Chudleigh’s Farm

Oh wow.  Okay, friends, we’ve just gotten back from Chudleigh’s Farm in beautiful Milton, Ontario.  Just a short 45-60min drive from downtown Toronto.   We headed over there on a media trip to discover the farm and to celebrate a couple of things such as their first hard cider and the beginning of Summer Cider Nights. So what does the new Chudleigh…

My Summer Style Guide for hitting the beach!

Hello, heat wave!  It is crazy hot in Toronto and I can’t help but think and countdown to the days we head out for vacation.  The cottage and local resorts are calling us to come and visit and I can’t wait. I’ve purchased most of the items you see listed above for my Summer Style Check List.  The Hinza Bag made…

Caprina turns 20! Discover the benefits of using goat milk on your skin

One of my favourite brands that I can easily find at the drug store is Caprina.  You know, the goat milk bath, the lotion and wonderful bars of soap that they make.  Well a couple of weeks ago this Quebec company came to Toronto to celebrate their 20th birthday and it was such a lovely experience to be a part of the celebration.  I truly enjoy Caprina…

Plans for summer? Head to the Y for camp!

What are your plans for the kids this summer? Do you stay home and head to the park? Send them off to their grandparents? Go camping, vacationing or do you take it day by day?  I’m a take it day by day kind of gal but we do have some trips this summer and some days for the kids to head to day camp.  Day…

Spring rejuvenation at Hand & Stone Spa

I recently had a lovely facial at the Hand & Stone Spa on the Danforth.  Have you heard of Hand & Stone Spa?  There are lots of locations across the GTA and more are popping up every day.   What I really like about Hand & Stone Spa is that they are affordable!   With the season’s changing so does our…

Urban style with Skechers in the Vaso-Mitad

Make your clean, modern style even cooler and easier with the SKECHERS Vaso – Mitad shoe. Smooth leather-textured microfiber fabric upper in a low backed slip on casual sneaker clog with perforation, stitching and overlay accents. Air Cooled Memory Foam insole, vulcanized rubber sole. Finally! Sunshine, cool breezes and beautiful weather are here and with that comes a new wardrobe and shoes!  Glorious shoes!  One as such…

Traditional Chinese Medicine to cleansing your liver with Orange Naturals

I  love TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine).   I have a doctor I go to in Chinatown and I love acupuncture and using herbs to treat conditions such as my itchy psoriasis which has gotten inflamed.  Too much heat in my liver apparently.  Triggers are shellfish, Caesars(which as you may I know, I love!), potato chips(Oh, Miss Vickie’s) and wine and stress…