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Everyday Adventures as a Family

We just got done with a week of family vacation. We didn’t go anywhere, but we had a fabulous staycation. The weather cooperated, and we were treated to some seriously glorious spring days. Some even felt like summer. On the home front, we worked hard, all three of us, and […]

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Welcome Spring!

My apologies to those of you who may still be battling freezing temperatures and are surrounded by snow banks, but Spring is in the air over here. How do I know? We celebrated the local Carnival   Things are shooting up all over the garden   Kieran took his first […]

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10 Things You May Not Know About Me

I have a degree in Civil Engineering, with a focus on Environmental Engineering and spent 10 years working with sewage and garbage management in the Caribbean I love chocolate, but when I was pregnant I couldn’t stand it. In fact for a few months, the only thing I could stand […]

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Slow Living Our Way

As we speed towards the Holiday season (some would say we’re already there), I feel myself wanting to be more mindful and to practice Slow Living even more. What is Slow Living? Slow Living means structuring your life around meaning and fulfillment. Similar to “voluntary simplicity” and “downshifting,” it emphasizes […]

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8 Books| Have read, about to read

I’m a voracious reader. Always have been. As a child my family knew to mainly give me books for gifts. Sometimes my cousins would even use books to bribe me to get to play games with them! My reading dropped off in the early years with Kieran, but over the […]

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How Does Your Garden Grow?

It feels like our vegetable garden is progressing very slowly this year. I think we may have gotten started a bit late, based on the other flourishing gardens I see around. Or maybe, we just don’t know what we’re doing? I took a walk around with the camera for a […]

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