Parenting

  • Double standards in parenting

    Double standards in parenting: moms versus dads.

    Let’s talk about the elephant in the room, shall we? The double parenting standards, moms versus dads comparisons and the social expectations. Lately, while talking with my mom friends, we often get back on the same topic; the struggle of working/caring for our kids and the distribution of responsibilities with our spouses. Now, before I […] Read more…

  • when you fail at motherhood

    When we fail in motherhood

    Some days we make magic happen: we cuddle our kids, soothe their boo-boos, listen and encourage them. We smile at their silliness and we calmly respond to their demands. Some days you and me, we are simply best moms on earth. But then there are days, when we fail completely and miserably in mothering . […] Read more…

Mindfulness

  • start your mindful blog now- free workbook for bloggers influencers and creatives

    Start your mindful blog now

    It’s been over four years now that I started blogging: at first it was way to get out of melancholy. Then it turned in to hobby, and later to in to a creative job. It’s a way to share my passions, ideas and thoughts. And it’s been over two years now that I started partnering […] Read more…

  • embrace the mess

    Embrace the mess

    Motherhood is full of the mess. It’s learning that things don’t go as planned. It’s realizing that the only control in life we have is over our own reactions, and nothing else. It’s realizing that we can’t control our kids or force them to do anything they really don’t want to do. It’s learning to […] Read more…

Lifestyle

  • crisp air adventures ideas for your next cooler beach day with kids!

    Crisp air adventures with kids

    I believe that childhood is for exploring the world, enjoying the outside and breathing in fresh air, whenever it’s possible. And in our Canadian climate this means embracing the cooler weather more often and making the most of it! And so crisp air adventures are what we usually do!  This summer, me and my family […] Read more…

  • Ballerina skirt

    Why you need a ballerina skirt

    Since I became a mom I changed my outlook on a lot of things including my body. I understood how truly a amazing our bodied are, and how unimportant are the societies standards of beauty. It took me awhile, but I finally realized that instead of trying to fit my body in to a mold […] Read more…

Homemaking

  • free fall printable

    Fall printable

    Fall is officially here and so I have made a new fall printable for those of you who love switching seasonal prints around the house just like I do! After all, home is where life happens, and I just love to wake up to a different print every season of the year. I know, i’t […] Read more…

  • makeover moodboard

    Makeover sneak peek

    I couldn’t be more exited about the changes coming together here at out small city cottage! As you all know, I love improving out tiny home and making it more cozy, practical and comfortable, and so I have partnered up with Leon’s furniture again this year for a two exiting makeovers! Firstly, our small playroom […] Read more…

Sweet

  • apple crumble coffee cake

    Apple crumble coffee cake

    “I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.” ― L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables As my favourite book character, Anne , me too I believe that October is a beautiful month, full of it’s own colours and flavours! And every October I rediscover my passion for baking and home making, and this […] Read more…

  • pumpkin cheesecake brownies

    Pumpkin cheesecake brownies

      Like every fall, pumpkin spice everything takes over the world, and I couldn’t help but share this amazing Pumpkin Cheesecake Brownie recipe with you, along side a group of my favorite blogging friends! From pull apart pumpkin cinnamon rolls, to a healthy pumpkin spice snack, we got you covered! You’ll find all the recipes […] Read more…

Salty

  • Chicken zaatar pizza

    Chicken zaatar pizza

    Recently I have been obsessed with zaatar! I’ve been adding it almost everywhere, and ended up discovering the most delicious Chicken zaatar pizza ever! And believe me, it’s not an exaggeration! And if you still don’t know zaatar, then all you need to know is that it’s a middle eastern herb blend made of dried […] Read more…

  • This hearty shakshuka is a perfect vegetarian meal for these cold winter days!

    Hearty healthy shakshuka

    New Year calls for fresh starts. And while I don’t believe in drastic change, I think that a slight amelioration is just what we might all need. So for me, it’s getting back on track with my three healthy, feeling and all vegetarian dinners per week. Though between you and me, I hope to add […] Read more…