I’m always searching for a good book and I often have a few non-fiction books on the go. I’m currently reading Untangled: Guiding Teenage Girls Through the Seven Transitions of Adulthood. It’s an excellent resource and one that I wish my parents had had 😉 Over the summer I read a few good books, mostly … Continue reading A Good Read
Photo credit: Dandyhorse Magazine During this time of year there’s so much to do. I’ll go to a mall, hopefully only once, to see the holiday decorations but malls make me cranky so I’m always on the lookout for a place where I can have some outdoor time, eat good food and pick up a … Continue reading Evergreen Brick Works – The Place to Be
Photo credit:The First Monday in May, © 2016 - Magnolia Pictures If you conduct an online search on the word, perfection, you’ll find a seemingly infinite stream of thoughts, studies and opinions on the topic. Merriam-Webster defines perfection as: Credit: Merriam-Webster Seems pretty unattainable! As I write for my blog, I realize that no posts are … Continue reading Is the Quest for Perfection a Worthy Pursuit?
Photo credit: Vital Breath Yoga (2009) If you have had the pleasure of studying yoga with Vivien Stollmeyer, you would think nothing of imagining that your forearms are your feet as you gradually follow the sequence and build up the steps to do a shoulder stand. Being upside down is good for us! I have … Continue reading Imagine Your Forearms are Your Feet
Guelph, Ontario is about an hour away from Toronto and well worth visiting if you’re looking for a relaxing day away from the city! If you plan to visit on a Sunday, start your visit off with brunch at the Aberfoyle Mill. Photo credit: Aberfoyle Mill Next, if it’s spring, check out the Aberfoyle Antique … Continue reading Getting Away to Guelph
Photo credit: Ropes & Wood Are you looking for a special gift over the holidays? What better than to support Canadian and local artists and artisans. I went to the One of a Kind 2016 Christmas show recently and found some lovely designs. If you missed it, not to worry, many artisans sell their wares … Continue reading Supporting Artists and Artisans
Holiday shopping is the perfect time to buy yourself a few gifts 😉 I just picked up Ina Garten’s newest cookbook, Cooking for Jeffrey. We love Ina, and her recipes have made many tummies happy in our house. In Cooking for Jeffrey Ina describes the journey that brought her to cookbook writing, her true passion. … Continue reading In Honour of Ina