29 July 2016
Two and a half days to go until we get on a plane for our move to Germany. We’ve already been out of our apartment for two days, with seven suitcases overflowing around my mum’s house. I know there are people out there who can live for six weeks out of a single carry-on and a small envelope or something, but I’m not one of them. Having done this before, including living in corporate accommodation far from where you will...
9 June 2016
We're all learning German for our big move - these are our favourite apps and online lessons.
16 May 2016
Having relocated to England, moved back to Canada, and now preparing for our second relocation, this time to Germany, I thought I'd share a few things I've learned.
12 May 2016
We're moving back to Europe. The expat journey begins again.
1 April 2016
For some reason, this seems to be a sensitive subject, but that's a bit silly, so let's get real. For those of us with thighs that are friendly with each other, summer can be a bit painful. However, I've blissfully lived in dresses and skirts for the past couple of hot seasons with help from some underwear discoveries.
14 March 2016
I'm not into pastels... until spring rolls around and the cherry blossom prints get me every time.
1 March 2016
Check out this Canadian-designed coat on Kickstarter.
29 February 2016
It's true, you can order from Marks & Spencer in Canadian funds, without duties.
29 November 2015
Etsy can be a huge and overwhelming craft fair, and not everything is, er, to my taste. But there are some gems in there, if you have patience. I've collected up some of my recent favourites if you're looking for some gifts to finish off your list.
26 October 2015
Firm favourite for a quick board game fix. Awesome monsters too.