Home and the Holidays

Almost two months after my return home for the holidays, I look back on that week as a dream of sorts – it felt oh-so-normal to be back, but now it’s as though I never was. It was as though I had never been gone as soon as the plane touched down, and thus began…

24 Days of Tea: 19 – 25

Last year, my mom and I shared DAVIDsTEA’s 24 Days of Tea journey together. This year, my mom is too far away to share the same tin each day with me, so I had to go it alone this time around! Join me for a cup of tea? **** Day 19: Organic The Spice Is Right Green…

24 Days of Tea: 13 – 18

Last year, my mom and I shared DAVIDsTEA’s 24 Days of Tea journey together. This year, my mom is too far away to share the same tin each day with me, so I had to go it alone this time around! Join me for a cup of tea? **** Day 13: Organic Cinnamon Rooibos Chai…

24 Days of Tea: 1 – 6

Last year, my mom and I shared DAVIDsTEA’s 24 Days of Tea journey together. This year, my mom is too far away to share the same tin each day with me, so I had to go it alone this time around! Join me for a cup of tea? **** Day 1: Let It Snow Green…

Pumpkin Challenge 2017: Days 26 – 31 + Farewell!

Each year, I endeavor to consume one pumpkin thing per day for the month of October. This is my 7th annual Pumpkin Challenge – welcome! **** Day 26: Pumpkin Quesadilla, HappyHealthyLife This was one of my favourite new things that I tried for this year’s challenge. I think I’ll be returning to Happy Healthy Life for…

Pumpkin Challenge 2017: Days 21 – 25

Each year, I endeavor to consume one pumpkin thing per day for the month of October. This is my 7th annual Pumpkin Challenge – welcome! **** Day 21: Pumpkin Spice Chai, Starbucks You can still try this seasonal treat! While it may scream “autumn,” this can add some visual and physical warmth throughout the winter…

Pumpkin Challenge 2017: Days 16 – 20

Each year, I endeavor to consume one pumpkin thing per day for the month of October. This is my 7th annual Pumpkin Challenge – welcome! **** Day 16: Pumpkin Cheerios, Cheerios My eyes LIT up when I saw these at the grocery store! They are made with real pumpkin and tasted like it, too! They definitely…

Pumpkin Challenge 2017: Days 11 – 15

Each year, I endeavor to consume one pumpkin thing per day for the month of October. This is my 7th annual Pumpkin Challenge – welcome! **** Day 11: Pumpkin Praline Dream Cone, Eva’s Original Chimney We took a wander down to a new spot for me in the city: Eva’s Original Chimney! This establishment has an…

Pumpkin Challenge 2017: Days 6 – 10

Each year, I endeavor to consume one pumpkin thing per day for the month of October. This is my 7th annual Pumpkin Challenge – welcome! **** Day 6: Pumpkin Chocolate, Lindor Arriving late off a flight, I was not sure what my pumpkin item would turn out to be, but I was pleasantly surprised to…

Pumpkin Challenge 2017: Day 1 – 5

Each year, I endeavour to consume one pumpkin thing per day for the month of October. This is my 7th annual Pumpkin Challenge – welcome! **** Day 1: Pumpkin Spice Pancakes, Hot For Food It only felt right to start the challenge off on a Sunday morning with pancakes!