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living with just a little less

The weekend is soon upon us (yay!) and we are looking forward to spending a quiet weekend here at home. The teenager is gone on a camping trip, and the little one is done school for the year. Time to stop. And enjoy. Sometimes nothing beats the promise of a few days around the house, enjoying the hard work it takes to make your house a…

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Have you laughed today?! I mean, really laughed? The side-splitting, joyful, exhaustion and tear inducing laughter that used to get us sent to the hallways in high school? I love laughing. Laughter makes me happy. We try to laugh a lot. But sometimes I need to lighten up. I've just returned from a (super) busy time of travel for work. Being on the road and working takes a…

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It's been a busy week so far here - filled with the right mix of family stuff, work stuff, and a whole bunch of other details - like saying goodbye to good friends (and a little crying) and getting out for some quality time with the fresh air! I am never sad after a nice long run in the sunshine...especially with company (my daughter rides her…

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Today's post is dedicated to new friends and old, those who support us through all the tough times in life. Those who believe in us, and see something in us that makes them want to hang with us (or just eat our delicious food, I am totally fine with either or both). Friendships are special, as folks are busy and time is tight. Friends kind of make…

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Good day folks! Here it is, as promised, the brightest, greenest, freshest sauce to hit our fridge (that won't go brown) in a long long while! I should start by stating that I could eat foods inspired by Mexican flavours every day without any issue (really, at all). I mean, really, this food is made with quite possibly the simplest, freshest, and most flavorful ingredients out…

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The sun came out yesterday, and it seems, decided to stay for a while (the forecast is clear for at least another day). Insert multiple smiley face emoticons here! It's safe to say it's been a (very) welcome change and the views of the twinkling snow-capped mountains are particularly breathtaking. Craving the fresh air and the outdoors after work, I hurled myself outside to enjoy the remaining…

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