Saskatchewan, Travel

Camping at Duck Mountain Provincial Park

Ian and I recently got back from our first week of holidays this year. We set up our tent for a week of camping at Duck Mountain Provincial Park near the Saskatchewan and Manitoba border. We hadn't heard much about this campground but decided to give it a whirl after our first choice was all… Continue reading Camping at Duck Mountain Provincial Park

Health & Fitness, Self-Care

5 Things Everyone Should do Alone & a Giveaway

I'm not much of a people person. It's not that I don't like people, it's that I'm an introvert who gets mentally, emotionally and physically exhausted from high amounts of social interaction. I have a small friend group and most of my closest friends don't live anywhere near me. Being this way, I have long appreciated… Continue reading 5 Things Everyone Should do Alone & a Giveaway

Hauls & OOTD's, Shopping

5 Tips for Surviving Winter

2017/18 marks my 29th winter. Prairie winters are no joke, especially in Saskatchewan. They often start in the middle of Autumn and drag into mid-Spring. This winter alone has seen quite the variety of temperatures. Within a 24-hour period, we will experience a 20 to 30-degree drop in temperature, only to have it rise again… Continue reading 5 Tips for Surviving Winter

Health & Fitness, Self-Care

Support the Cause: Diabetes Awareness Month

November is Diabetes Awareness Month and Tuesday the 14th was World Diabetes Day. Diabetes isn't something I used to think much about, but then I really didn't know anyone who was affected by it. As I have gotten older, I have met more and more people who have it, which has vastly increased my awareness. In… Continue reading Support the Cause: Diabetes Awareness Month

Mystery Boxes, Shopping

My Balanced Box Summer 2017

My Balanced Box (affiliate link) is a quarterly Canadian fitness subscription box. Each season they send out boxes containing full-sized, premium items. These will range from beauty, health and lifestyle items. The signature box is $59, or they also offer some city-specific boxes for $64. The cities that are currently being offered are Calgary, Edmonton (where the… Continue reading My Balanced Box Summer 2017

Hauls & OOTD's, Shopping

A Bird’s Eye View

*Please note, this post may contain affiliate or referral links As far as animals go, birds have never been on my "love" list. I will admit, there are some that are quite pretty. They have gorgeous, striking colours and effortlessly glide through the sky, or flitter from flower to flower. The keyword there is "some".… Continue reading A Bird’s Eye View

Local Businesses & Events, Travel

Canada Screams for Ice Cream & a Giveaway!

A number of months ago I was enjoying a nice, relaxing Saturday at home. I had just dished myself a few scoops of ice cream (purchased from Sobeys, of course) and I was excited to settle in and enjoy it. I did a combination of Strawberry and Oreo since that was much easier than having… Continue reading Canada Screams for Ice Cream & a Giveaway!

Activewear, Shopping

Fabletics January

Fabletics (referral link) is a fitness outfit of the month club. You can read more information on how the service works here.     Outfit Name: Desirous Fenway Vest--Down filled vest with zipper pockets and a quilted design. Scoop Tee--Fitted, hip length top made from soft pima cotton. Sydney Capri--Chafe resistant fabric, hidden pocket, moisture wicking and… Continue reading Fabletics January

Activewear, Shopping

Fabletics October 2014

Fabletics (referral link) is a fitness outfit of the month club. You can read more information on how the service works here. Switch Back Tee--Heather Grey Lima Capri--Black with Bright Teal This top is great. One side of it is just a normal top and the other side is as shown. You can choose whether you want… Continue reading Fabletics October 2014

Activewear, Shopping

About Fabletics

***Update: is my Canadian referral link! If you chose to sign up I would really appreciate if you use this! They are officially shipping to Canada!!! We don't have nearly the selection that they do in the States but I'm sure that will get better over time. Either way, it's still a great company.… Continue reading About Fabletics