I love to host play dates and while usually we keep things pretty low-key, I jump at any opportunity to take things up a notch and throw a party! As a Play Ambassador for LEGO DUPLO, I was given the opportunity to throw a LEGO DUPLO themed party to celebrate the new Toddler Line products. The Toddler Line has new colours, slightly bigger blocks (that still fit with the original blocks) and fun designs to appeal to the younger toddlers and older kids. We invited a bunch of our friends and I Read more [...]
We've been pretty busy for the first 2 weeks of 2013. In addition to our new feature wall in our living room, we have new curtains (now hemmed)
and new paint (and mirror and a new-to-this-house light fixture from our last house in British Columbia) in the powder room.
Rowan is apparently a new hockey fan
but some things never change!
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I heard a saying the other day that how you ring in the New Year is how your year will go. Our New Year's Eve was spent with our girls, attempting to watch a movie - apparently we weren't the only people trying to stream a movie because we had to give up - and painting a feature wall in our dining room. I've got the 'freshening up the house' bug so I think that saying may be true for us!
Now that we've been living in our house for 2.5 years we're (thankfully) past most of the big-deal renos Read more [...]
From my family to yours, Merry Christmas (or Happy Hanukkah, or season's greetings)! May the holidays be filled with good times, great food, time spent with loved ones and many happy memories!
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The holidays are upon us and while many of us are scrambling to finish our shopping and prep the big meal, I know some people are thinking ahead to their New Year's resolutions. Mine will revolve around organization this year, especially with regards to our picture situation! I take what feels like a billion pictures every month, post a ton to Facebook to share with our family and friends, and have great intentions of printing them out, or making a photo book, or making a scrapbook....and Read more [...]