Nectar & Spice – an interview (PLUS WIN)

Something a little different today. I'm interviewing Margaret Faasen, the amazing pastry chef and owner of Nectar & Spice. If you don't know, Nectar & Spice is an artisanal sweet boutique specialising in baked pastries, cakes and decorated sugar cookies. She's created cookies for me for Harper's first birthday, Christmas cookies, teacher gifts, and my … Continue reading Nectar & Spice – an interview (PLUS WIN)

That time my husband ended up in the ER

It's Saturday, a day that's usually filled with cleaning, kids running around, and Mark doing something or other on the car or around the house. However, on this Saturday, I'm trying to get the kids to be quiet because Mark is laying down with some abdominal pains. It had started the Friday already but he … Continue reading That time my husband ended up in the ER

When cries turns to screams – a parent’s nightmare

Dislcaimer - post contains images that may offend sensitive viewers. The images are of a burn injury.  Have you ever experienced such terror that you couldn't move for a few seconds? Terror at hearing your child scream in pain and not know what to do? That was me a few weeks ago when Ethan had … Continue reading When cries turns to screams – a parent’s nightmare