Mom’s Christmas Wish List: How to make EVERY day merry & bright

Mom's Christmas Wish List: How to make EVERY day merry and bright. These are Erica's top 10 picks from the simple must-haves to the luxurious I-wants that are sure to make any mom burst with holiday spirit.

Moms, consider this your official self-care holiday gift guide. You give of yourself all year and ensure your family is taken care of; now it’s your turn to receive. Guilt-free. Continue reading

Easy Last-Minute Valentine’s Day Heart Cookie

Happy Valentine's Day! So you didn't have time to bake and decorate a cake or cupcakes? Or even dozens of cookies? No problem! There's still time to whip up a sweet treat. You can make this deliciously big Valentine's Day Heart Cookie in no time. Enjoy it plain or decorate before you dig in! http://diaryofadomesticdiva.com

Happy Valentine’s Day! So you didn’t have time to bake and decorate a cake or cupcakes? Or even dozens of cookies? No problem! There’s still time to whip up a sweet treat. Honest. You can make this deliciously big Valentine’s Day Heart Cookie in no time and have it ready… Continue reading

Netflix and pie: The 2017 New Year’s Resolution I can keep

If there's one resolution I know I can keep it's keeping up with Netflix. #streamteam

If I want to indulge in an evening of Netflix and pie — with ice cream and champagne — I’m gonna #NetflixAndPie. But hey: Resolutions. Goals. Po-tay-to. Po-tah-to. Continue reading

Hey, December, wait for me!

Didn't catch your holiday faves on Netflix in December? There's still time! http://www.diaryofadomesticdiva.com

So I did what any self-respecting Christmas-lover would do. I went on a 48-hour, kitchen-exploding, baking binge. Now, I’m not suggesting this is the best strategy but it did make for the freshest holiday baking ever. Continue reading

#ElevateTheSeason Like a Boss with Bulletproof Coffee

Making your cuppa Bulletproof coffee is a bit of a time commitment, if you consider making toast a time commitment. If you have 15 minutes to Tweet from the Seat, then you have five minutes to brew your morning coffee. Continue reading

2016 Holiday Gift Guide for the #fit40s Woman

A few of Erica's favourite things. Check out Diary of a Domestic Diva's 2016 Holiday Gift Guide for the #fit40s woman. http://diaryofadomesticdiva.com

Whether you’re shopping for yourself or someone else, or dropping hints to your significant other, these are gifts that keep on giving, guaranteed to power you through the holidays and into the new year. Go ahead and shop the 2016 #fit40s Holiday Gift Guide guilt-free! Continue reading

10 Reasons Why I Love/Hate Halloween

10 Reasons Why I Love/Hate Halloween or Why Halloween Was Better in the 80s http://diaryofadomesticdiva.com

I’ve been formulating my ‘Halloween’ post in my mind for about three weeks. Which, even then, is probably considered ‘seasonally late’ by blogging standards. I’ve never been one for editorial calendars when it comes to my personal writing, preferring instead to spark my creative juices with the threat of a looming deadline… Continue reading

The Easter Egg Hunt and Other Easter Traditions

How do you hold onto that Easter magic a little longer? Keep big kids just as excited as little kids with these fun traditions! http://diaryofadomesticdiva.com

When I was little, like, say, 16 years old, we had what would likely be our last Easter egg hunt. I remember because my brother and I both lunged for the big Cadbury Creme Egg at the same time and I shamelessly laid claim to it by smashing my foot down on it. Continue reading