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NEW SUNDAY RITUALS

March 31, 2016
Sunday Rituals

Sunday Rituals & Quality Time. For the last few Sundays, Ryan and I have sort of begun a new Sunday ritual. After or before any events or daily activities we have scheduled that day, we venture outside for a walk and explore Hamilton. These Sunday walks are the perfect opportunity to talk and catch up on everything during the past week or what is planned for the week ahead, as we only have Sundays off together. It has become something…

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SELF CARE AFTER TRAVELLING

March 2, 2016

Tips For Self Care After Travel Or A Busy Schedule. January and February were non-stop for me between our trip to Orlando, a weekend in Ann Arbor, a quick cottage getaway, a few local events, and finally, catching up on work. I’ve been feeling a little run down and tired, both physically and mentally. Do you have difficulty getting back into your routine after you’ve been travelling or your schedule has been go, go, go? Here are four things I’ve…

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DATE NIGHT ON A BUDGET

February 5, 2016
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8 Inspirations for Date Nights on a Budget. While you can’t go for romantic picnics in the middle of winter, there are plenty of other ways you can get creative for a date night that doens’t cost a fortune. While extravagant night outs are fun and momorable, so are the simpler ones that allow you to focus more on the person you are with. Did we mention that these ideas would be awesome for Valentine’s Day if you are trying…

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VALENTINE GIFTS ON A BUDGET

February 1, 2016
Valentine Gifts

6 Tips and Ideas for Valentine Gifts on a Budget. I’m a fan of love. All kinds of love. And so a day named for love’s sake is worth at least acknowledging in my world. And thankfully, I am in love. This makes celebrating Valentine’s Day fun and fulfilling. This includes gift-giving. The thing with gifts is, they don’t have to be lavish, expensive, glittery, difficult to find or even expected for that matter. They can be on a budget.…

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AT-HOME SPA TIPS

January 25, 2016
At Home Spa Bath

8 Tips for the Perfect At-Home Spa and the Benefits of Keeping your Spa Treatments at Home. I’d like to start this post by saying we’re not beauty bloggers… Still we do focus on happiness and well-being, so health and beauty do tie into this. Which is why I want to talk about one of my favourite things: DIY at home spa treatments! Do you ever feel like you just need time to yourself to recuperate and devote to making you…

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6 JOYS OF YOGA

January 15, 2016
Yoga

6 Reasons to Find Joy in the Practice of Yoga. Yoga is such a trendy thing these days, with yoga studios popping up all over and people who you never thought would get active are on a yoga mat. This is great, because we love yoga too! One of the things about our regular yoga practice, is we like to think of it beyond just the poses or asanas. But for the sake of this blog post, let’s focus on…

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MY iFLY TORONTO EXPERIENCE

January 13, 2016
iFLY Toronto

My 1st Experience at iFLY Toronto! You may remember me telling you in our Christmas Traditions post how every year on Christmas Eve Ryan and I see a movie with his family. This year was different. The original plan was to go dog sledding, but with the lack of snow it wasn’t possible. So instead, we all went indoor skydiving at iFLY Toronto! Leading up to the day, I was quite nervous since I didn’t know what to expect. I…

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GOAL SETTING FOR 2016

January 6, 2016
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Goal setting for a new year. With the start of a new year, many of us are creating new goals for ourselves. It can seem cliche, and even redundant, since we can also easily forget about these goals and revert back to old habits – I know I’m definitely in this boat! But there are so many benefits to creating goals for ourselves. Setting goals can help us determine what we’d like to accomplish, and also what is important to…

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AVOID & REDUCE HOLIDAY STRESS

December 14, 2015
Holiday Stress

6 Best Ways to Avoid and Reduce Stress this Holiday Season! When it comes to the Christmas season there is so much going on that it can easily become overwhelming. On our blog we’ve been sharing some of the stuff we’ve been up to from decorating, baking, card making and wreath making and even though we enjoy this stuff, we understand that tackling all these things can become stressful. There are so many small parts that make up the holidays,…

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