Winter Hashtags for Instagram

Top Winter Hashtags for Instagram

Winter is coming. Or I should write #winteriscoming.  This is one of the top winter hashtags for Instagram, with over 2.8 million posts using it. For some #winterishere already and I’m loving the beautiful #winterwonderland images posted on social media. I’ve previously shared a post about outdoor and nature hashtags, which seems to be a popular topic for many. You ...

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Things To Do On A Rainy Day - Having Fun on A Rainy Day

Things To Do On A Rainy Day

Rainy days suck. Walking around outside you get wet, even if you have an umbrella. Hair frizzes up and traffic is brutal. For others, like myself, there are many things to do on a rainy day – from relaxing, fun activities to getting organized and clutter-free. While in the past, I’ve shared how you can write a love letter on ...

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Nothing Bundt Cakes mini cakes

Nothing Bundt Cakes Comes to Canada

You can’t stop at one, even though you know the creamy sweet icing and moist cake is a special treat. Nothing Bundt Cakes in Burlington, Ontario (3350 Fairview St) is the first Canadian location of the popular US-based chain specializing in bundt cakes that come in a variety of sizes and flavours. Paired with a cup of coffee or tea, ...

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Lighthouse at Killbear Provincial Park

Lighthouse Day: Yes, This Exists

I happened to be perusing a site that lists all the fun international and national observances on various days. One that caught my eye was Lighthouse Day, celebrated on Sunday, August 7th this year. Lighthouses? Really? They’ve lost a bit of their allure and cool factor over the decades as they’ve become automated. Gone is the life of the lighthouse ...

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Rosé and Blush Wines

Why I Hate Rosé and Blush Wines

I despise rosé and blush wines for summer drinking. I really do. I don’t like to see them on patio tables or on the side table, chilling in a wine bucket. I don’t like seeing them on LCBO table displays, luring me in with the pretty pink colour and gorgeous bottle labels. You may wonder what have a rosé or ...

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Unusual New Mom Gifts - New Mom Gifts

New Mom Gifts I Wish I Received

Four months into being a mom, I’m contemplating the new mom gifts I wish I received. Anybody who is a new mom for the first time will probably agree that baby clothes are the number one gift they get. I was inundated with numerous outfits for the various stages of babyhood. Don’t get me wrong – it’s a welcome gift ...

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Gifts for Father's Day

10 Fun Gifts For Father’s Day

This year, my husband is celebrating Father’s Day for the first time. He keeps talking about how getting a good night’s sleep would be an amazing thing. I’ll strive to give him the gift of peace and relaxation for at least a day. However, I’m also considering what to get my Dad and Father-in-law and so I’ve been pulled together ...

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