Happy New Year! Resolutions and Goals for 2018

Welcome to 2018! I always find the idea of a new year very exciting. A new beginning, time to reset and refocus. Not that I necessarily ever actually achieve any of my new years resolutions, it is nice to take some time and reflect on how you’d like your year to go, what your vision is. I think I’ve gotten a bit better over the years though at setting more realistic and achievable goals, I don’t expect to somehow be transformed into a Victoria’s Secret model by the end of the year anymore! Continue reading

Life Lately – Babymoon, Here I Come

We’ve been getting into the holiday spirit lately, doing lots of Christmas themed activities. We went to the Toronto Christmas Market last week which I actually just found out is one of the top rated Christmas markets in the world. We go every year and if you happen to ever be in Toronto in mid-November to December then I highly recommend you give it a go. Unfortunately I couldn’t have any mulled wine this year, but the hot chocolate was pretty good too.  Continue reading

Friday Favourites – Gift Ideas for the Pregnant Lady in Your Life

Can you believe we’re already a week into December? It seems to be flying by so far with a million things to do. I’m very proud of myself for being *mostly* done with my Christmas shopping, just a few picky people left to deal with. I’m headed to a few Christmas Markets this weekend so hopefully I’ll find some amazing gifts there and be done! In case you’re still stuck looking for ideas I thought I’d add in some gift giving suggestions of my own, particularly if there’s a pregnant woman in your life. Continue reading

Eating While Pregnant – 2nd Trimester

Originally when I was first planning this post I was going to do a What I Ate Wednesday sort of post. Back when I was attempting to blog previously, in around 2014 or so, the WIAW thing seemed to be what everyone was doing, it seems to have faded in popularity. Anyway as I began planning the post, I was thinking about what I would eat the day of my post and instead of it being an accurate reflection of what I was actually eating it became my interpretation of what I thought I was supposed to be eating. Continue reading