Where to Hide on Mother’s Day

Where to Hide on Mother’s Day

I love starting my Mother’s Day with my three favourite people. And they always make me feel special. Breakfast is in the works and a homemade card and thoughtful gift are always waiting for me when I emerge. But when it comes to how I spend the rest of Mother’s Day...
Scandinave Spa Keeps Me Sane

Scandinave Spa Keeps Me Sane

Nestled in the woods near Blue Mountain two hours north of Toronto is pure silence. Whispering, if necessary, is mandatory. And kids, nope, not allowed. I found my quiet at Scandinave Spa, an outdoor-indoor spa retreat in the middle of nature. It was a chilly below...
Fat Biking Keeps Me Sane

Fat Biking Keeps Me Sane

I am always up for some nature in the city. I recently snuck away to explore Toronto’s Don Valley trails in winter – without kids and on two wheels. Two big fat wheels. As a first-time mountain biker, I arrived slightly nervous and probably overdressed at...
Beyoncé Keeps Me Sane

Beyoncé Keeps Me Sane

I love dancing. But it’s a very rare occasion when I can let loose on the dance floor (outside of dance parties that spontaneously erupt in the kitchen with my kids.) But I’ve found a new dance plan and one that has me moving like Beyoncé. Or at least trying. And, I...