Finding My True Self – My Top 10 Moments of 2016


It’s hard to believe that once again, another year has come and gone. It feels like just yesterday, we were turning the page into 2016 eager to see what the new year would bring. Each January, we’re given a fresh slate. A chance to change our circumstances, and leave the things we may not be proud […]

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Holiday Gift Guide for Travellers and Outdoor Enthusiasts

Ahhh the holidays. My absolute favorite time of the year. Perhaps it has something to do with having my birthday in December, or maybe it was because I was raised in a family where Christmas was always a big ordeal. Huge family dinners, pristine Christmas trees and loads of family traditions are what my December’s often consist […]

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Fall Bucket List – 15 ideas for making the most of the fall season

Fall Bucket List - 15 ideas for making the most of the fall season

It’s here! The first day of fall is officially upon us! Leaves in shades of golden-yellow and red are falling from the trees, corn mazes and apple orchards are opening their gates and pumpkin flavours adorn every coffee shop and bakery window along the street.  As we start to pack all our summer gear away for […]

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Becoming “Guideparents” – 20 ways I hope to love, inspire and encourage

Becoming Guideparents - 20 promises to our guidedaughter

This week has been a pretty special week for us. First of all, we celebrated our 2nd wedding anniversary on August 2nd. It’s hard to believe that its only been 2 years since we said our “I do’s” as I feel we have experienced so much during that time. I feel I have grown more as […]

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Why I decided to write, and why should you care?

rome, wanderlust, travel

I’m sure this is a question that every successful blogger has asked themselves at some point in their career… why would anyone care what I have to say? will anyone even read my posts? This is something I’ve been asking myself for almost a year now. Over the past year, I’ve been following many blogs on […]

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10 things you may or may not know about me…


1. I LOVE to travel… I didn’t take a gap year after high school which is one of my regrets in life. But now, I’m trying to make up for it by accomplishing 30 by 30. 2. In 2007, I was involved in a pretty major cliff-jumping accident in Hawaii, which you can read about […]

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