Simple and Delicious Crepes

Don’t be afraid to make crepes, they’re really very simple! These delicious crepes are a wonderful breakfast!  Top and fill them with fresh fruit, whipped cream and all your favourites. There’s just something about crepes that make a breakfast feel so special. Maybe it’s because we only enjoy them once in a while? Or maybe it’s all the delicious toppings and fillings we get to pile on? Or maybe it’s all the whipped cream?  Whatever it is, crepes really are the best kind of breakfast.  And well worth the minimal effort and time to make them.  They’re especially perfect for […]

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Even Better Than Starbucks Oat Bars

It’s true, these oat bars are Even Better Than Starbucks Oat Bars!  Made with simple ingredients you can have a batch ready to enjoy in less than 30 minutes. I have loved Starbuck Oat Bars for ever. They’re just SO delicious…oat-y, sweet and rich, but expensive when you end up buying one every time you grab a coffee.  So I knew I had to find a recipe and make them at home, and that’s exactly what I did.  I have tried and tested a few different oat bar recipes over the years, and I’ve finally ended up with a variation […]

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Decorating for Valentine’s Day on a Budget

Simple and pretty ideas that you can use for Decorating for Valentine’s Day on a Budget! I don’t do a lot for Valentine’s Day, but I actually really like this little ray of sunshine in an otherwise dreary winter.  When you haven’t seen the sun in weeks, putting out decorations full of colour is so very welcome.  And I’ve learned over the years that I don’t need to add much decor to make things feel pretty.  I’m sharing our oh-so-very-simple Valentine’s Day living room with you today, as well as  few simple tips to decorate your own space on a […]

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Pantry Organization for Real Life

Simple and practical tips for Pantry Organization that work for Real Life.  Get your dry baking goods, canned goods and cereal organized! While I love a perfectly curated and organized pantry, they’re just not real life.  You know the ones?  Where everything matches and every container is perfectly lined up, not a thing out of place.  Certainly no floating packages of chocolate chips in there.  I’m not knocking those pantries, because quite honestly, they are a dream for me.  I would LOVE  to love my pantry.  But but for me, pantry perfection is just not possible, there are way too […]

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21+ Peanut Butter Recipes

21+ Peanut Butter Recipes

21+ Peanut Butter Recipes that are easy, delicious and will satisfy your peanut butter cravings! From cookies to cakes, oatmeals, cheesecake, bread and more. The love for peanut butter is a strong one in our house.  It’s a staple that makes an appearance on almost a daily basis, whether it be on toast, in cookies, cakes or desserts, we love it and eat a lot of it.  If you’re a regular reader you have probably noticed that I’ve shared quite a few peanut butter recipes here over the years.  I decided to gather them all up into one post, so […]

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Ski at Castle Mountain, Alberta

If you’re looking for a fun ski experience, head to Castle Mountain, Alberta.  There’s something for every level of skier/snowboarder here! Thank you to Castle Mountain Resort for hosting this family ski weekend experience!  While this was a hosted experience, I was not compensated beyond the costs of our stay.  And as always all opinions, images and words are my own. We truly had a fantastic time at Castle Mountain Resort and will definitely be back…we haven’t stopped reminiscing since we got home!  A view from the top of the Huckleberry Lift Why Castle Mountain Resort? After living in Calgary for […]

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Peanut Butter Baked Oatmeal

Assemble all of the ingredients for this Peanut Butter Baked Oatmeal the night before and pop it in the oven in the morning for a warm and delicious breakfast!  Can be made same day too.   It’s peanut buttery, soft and so delicious. I love breakfast…in fact I think it’s my favourite meal of the day.  I go to bed thinking about it, I really do.  Anyone else?  No?  Just me?  😉 But seriously there are just so many delicious recipe ideas for breakfast, from pancakes and french toast to savoury egg bakes, quiche, good old fashioned bacon and eggs, and our […]

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