In Honour of Dad’s

Strong, intelligent, generous and caring. Those characteristics only begin to describe the fathers I know and that are a part of my life. Whether it be my own father, my son’s father, or any other men that take on the task of raising little boys and girls, the pillar of strength it represents is integral to […]

Spring is Almost Here!

Oh, the cherry blossoms are blooming and spring is just a couple weeks away. I feel my body giving a sigh of relief that we have made it through another west coast winter of grey days. With the days getting longer and day light saving springing into action on March 13 it feels as though […]

Valentine’s Day & White Day

Years ago a good friend of mine spent a few years in Japan living and working. He was the one who informed me of Japan’s traditions surrounding Valentine’s Day. February 14th is a day reserved for women to treat the men in their lives to chocolate. Not only that but specific chocolate dependant on the […]

New Year’s Resolutions

I’m cheating, its only half way through December and I’m already writing about the New Year. New Year resolutions are on my mind because even though we haven’t reached the peak of holiday season I already feel like I have overindulged in one too many good things. You see, I love cookies, cake, bread and […]