THINK LIKE A CATERER: ENTERTAIN & ACTUALLY ENJOY IT
THE GOOD ENOUGH DETOX MONTH
Coming off a weekend of entertaining, I have a few secrets that work every time. Not everyone loves to entertain, but with a little planning and organizing, you can actually join the party too. Here’s the roundup on how to throw a memorable gathering, and have a great time while you’re at it.
SEASONAL VEGGIE ROUND UP
It's detox month! You don't need to do a crazy diet or skip meals. You can have it all, praise moderation. Drink good wine, drink coffee, work your hardest and get tons of exercise, fresh air and eat really well: fresh, local, homemade. Detox spring clean your body, but don’t take the joy and fun out of living.
BEST GIFTS FOR MOMS: THINGS WE LOVE FOR HER...AND YOU
Deciding what’s for dinner can be as dreaded and painful as going to the dentist. I’ve been caught glassy eyed wandering the aisles, no list, hoping to find inspiration, peering in strangers carts. Instead, start with the vegetables that are available this month.
WHAT MOM (REALLY) WANTS: THE PERFECT DAY
In the spirit of Mother’s Day, let’s actually so something for ourselves (and the other women or moms in our life), make it a priority, and not feel guilty about it. Spoil yourself, buy yourself a gift, or indulge in a spa treatment. Moms, this day is for you.
WHAT’S IN SEASON: SPRING EDITION
What do moms really want on Mother’s Day? After tears, laughs, and some incredible lines, I discovered the universal truths about what makes us moms happy on Mother's Day. Listen up, kids!
SPRING CLEANING: ROOM BY ROOM
Spring is officially here. As the seasons change, a new round of vegetables come into play. Take advantage of the warm weather with my favourite risotto recipe made with spring vegetables, and a list of must-have spring cookbooks.
HOW TO MAKE THE MOST OF MAPLE SYRUP SEASON
Ready to start your annual Spring Cleaning? This comprehensive guide provides tips for cleaning up your living space room by room, with a list of my favourite products that are unique, handmade, and environmentally friendly.
Maple syrup season is a symbol of the changing of the seasons and all things Canadian. It only happens when temperatures are above zero during the day, below zero at night – Mother Nature’s grand gesture that spring is on its way in.