Perfect (vegan) Peanut Butter Cookies

Simple, quick and delicious are the three essentials that all my go-to recipes have in common. In order to be go-to it has to be able to be whipped up in a few minutes flat and enjoyed soon after! These have become a family favourite and are a great introduction to anyone in the family…

Why I’m doing this

This project started and stopped many times over the past few years. I'm notorious for having ideas and beginning the process with enthusiasm and then getting caught in the day to day (yes, cleaning, cooking for my family, trying to stay active and fit is enough to pull me away from my focus! Imagine that.).…

Kom-bu-what-cha

So I wake up to a text saying "Question for you - have you ever made your own kombucha?" It doesn't even phase me, I'm like "yup, obviously." and proceed to write scads of text info on how to grow the bacterial culture, all about the scoby and where to find one and how ours…

Travel Basics

So travelling is skill. When with other people it more certainly is a test and naturally sometimes a challenge. It is pure exhilaration and pure exhaustion. It's something I adore — the prep, the packing, the productivity before you leave home. (I swear travelling makes you a more productive human! We always accomplish more in weeks…

On us and offspring

We’ve been many places on our own and then many more together. We had both had heartbreak and weren’t necessarily sure marriage was the ultimate phase of a relationship. But we said, “with you I would.” And we married and continued to find corners of the earth and sanctuaries in our own backyard. We yearned…

Lofty views

We settled into our first days surrounded by space above us. High ceilings have always been my favourite element of any room. It almost doesn't matter what the decor is when the ceiling is quadruple the height of a person. We walked and began talks about the life we wanted to make from this point…

One way

We booked a one way ticket. Partly out of the need to have a departure date and partly as a symbol of the way we wanted to live from this point on. It’s not that we thought we’d never return home but we wanted to feel space and time in a different way and somehow…