WEEKLY MANTRA

RECENT READS

  • My Style My Funkins Stylish Green Lunch

My Style. My Funkins #LetsBeLitterFree Lunch

Making lunch is no easy thing and I get that. However it’s even harder when your mom still thinks you’re a three year old. I wanted to prove to her that not only could I pack my own lunch but that making a lunch does not have to look or be childish. […]

  • spring eating healthy

Springs Brings the Desire to Eat Healthy

For many the start of the New Year brings with it resolutions, plans to start fresh and make changes. Exercise more often. Drink more water. Eat healthier. All good intentions but I find the cold winter months after the holidays are so difficult to get through that I call on happy comforts, like food. […]

  • TurboTax Tax Refund Style

Family. Frugal. Frivolously Fun. Spending Your Tax Refund

Tax season may not be your favourite time of year but getting yourself organized before hand can make the task less daunting. The new tax changes for families can mean the possibility of a refund, my favourite part of tax time, but how to spend that money? […]

  • Consonant Skincare Store Launch Event

Celebrating Consonant Skincare’s Expansion

I am a big fan of Canadian brand Consonant Skincare and their collection of natural products, from their multitasking DHE Mask to their new baby line and everything in between. So you can imagine my excitement about the opening of their second store location in downtown Toronto in the P.A.T.H underground. To celebrate our Junior Style Blogger and myself attending the media opening. […]

  • Etsy Canada DIY Kit Ideas

DIY Kits from ETSY Canada

The One of a Kind Show and Sale wrapped up recently and of course the ETSY Marketplace was a buzz with people. I can’t help but feel inspired to call on my own creativity but the hardest part of DIY projects for me is not the doing but rather coming up with the creative idea. That takes talent and what better spot for creativity than Etsy Canada. These DIY kits contain everything you need to feed your inner crafter. […]

  • age by eyesight

My Eyes Remind Me of My Age

I remember being in school and saying my parents were 36 years old. For years they were 36, never aging. Not physically but in my mind. Now as an adult I still don’t give age much thought. If someone was to ask I have to do the math, current year minus my birth year. […]

  • Kids Book Review Sometimes We Think You Are Monkey

Kids Book Review: Sometimes We Think You Are a Monkey

Sometimes We Think You Are a Monkey
Puffin Books/Penguin Canada
age 3-5
Written by Johanna Skibsrud and Sarah Blacker, illustrated by Julie Morstad
32 pages

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THIS WEEK’S BEST READS FOR MOM FROM ACROSS THE WEB

Eat: 
10 Mouthwatering Meatball Recipes

Live: 
When To Get Rid of Old Clothes: 10 Tips

Love: 
Respect Your Limits

Muse: 
8 Ways to Bring Mindfulness to Your Family

Nest: 
12 DIY Summer Backyard Bars

Party: 
Gamer Party

Make: 
Monogram Wall String Art

Travel: 
Free/Inexpensive Disney Souvenirs

Play: 
Bug Sensory Table

Parent: 
How Good Parents Miss Child Abuse