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10 things I’m thankful for

I’m Thankful for... 1. My health - thankful I get to wake up everyday with breath in my body and get the chance of living everyday. 2. My country - thankful to live in Canada! Even more thankful to live in the nations capital; everyday when I drive home from work I stare in awe [...]

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Thank you, next.

Yes this blog post is inspired by the chart topper Arianna Grande song. I'm sure the title made that clear, but I wanted you to be a 100% sure. Haha - sometimes the radio can teach you life lessons! So many times in life we hold on. We hold on to hurts, success, relationships, the [...]

5 things I’ve changed in 2019

Well it's June (almost July) which means the first six months of the year are almost over! So much focus is put on starting the year strong but let's switch our focus to ending the year strong. So six months have past and your resolutions list is probably long lost and forgotten about. I give [...]

5 Keys to being a more relaxed Mom

Hey gang! Melissa here, first of all I want to shout out a huge, Happy Mother's Day!, to all the amazing women out there being amazing moms! So many of my girlfriends are moms and I see a fraction of their lives and it is hard work! Y'all are winning at motherhood! Since I am [...]

Heartmelt Motel Event

So a couple weekends ago a few of my girlfriends and I made the trek to Bayshore mall in Ottawa to see their Heartmelt Motel event! Essentially it is a handful of photo areas for instagrammers to take cool caaaute pics! Because ya know, it's 2019 and we're totally vain like that! Haha! So I [...]

Why Easter?

I started writing this on Palm Sunday; the day Jesus entered Jerusalem leading up to His crucifixion. As He entered Jerusalem the people welcomed Him by waving palm branches. Did you know that palms represent goodness and victory? It’s interesting to me that they welcomed Jesus with Palms [goodness & victory] as He entered the [...]

Instant Pot Recipe: Butternut Squash & Sweet Potato Curry Soup

Written by: Bryan Who doesn’t like soup? I know I do. There’s nothing like a hearty bowl of soup and a fresh baguette to warm you up after a cold day’s adventure. One of my go to soups is something I came up with a while ago. My style of cooking is doing a little [...]

A Saturday at the Ottawa Antique Market!

Bryan and I went to the Ottawa Antique Market last Saturday. And it's been a minute since I've been and we had so much fun! They're located at 1179A Bank Street and there's parking! http://www.ottawaantiquemarket.com/ We both have a love for old things that have been previously owned. We really cherish them and the stories [...]