Top 10 Dos and Don’ts for Avoiding The Neverending Bathroom Reno

Don't make the same mistakes. Check out these Top 10 Dos and Don't for avoiding the neverending bathroom reno.

I’m in the middle of the neverending bathroom reno. And if there is one thing I’ve learned about home renovations — stop me if you’ve heard this one before — it’s they never go according to plan. Continue reading

Authentic Spanish Gazpacho: A Recipe for Family Memories

This is the most authentic Spanish gazpacho you will ever taste. No frills. All fresh goodness. Yum!

Chefs around the world are dabbling in variations of this classic dish but an authentic Spanish gazpacho should be a smooth purée of fresh vegetables with a hint of garlic, pimentón and vinegar. Continue reading

How Moms Sneak Netflix

How are moms sneaking in their favourite Netflix shows? Find out here! #streamteam

In the realm of motherhood, anything goes. Anything. Which is why the different ways moms sneak Netflix into their days should come as no surprise. Consider it Mom Code for “sanity break”. In fact, tell me if any of these scenarios sound familiar when you’re trying to catch up on… Continue reading

A 10K run and 3 weeks to train

When you're running a 10K and have 3 weeks to train. Oops. http://diaryofadomesticdiva.com

I write because I love the feeling of challenging my thoughts. I run because I love the feeling of challenging my body. To be clear, I’m not in the big leagues, or even the little leagues of either of these, but I have a certain passion for both. A passion that ebbs and flows, shifting not with the tide but rather with my mood and my arthritis. Continue reading

How to #FuelYourAwesome and Recharge Your Goals

How to #FuelYourAwesome and Recharge Your Goals with Bulletproof

I feel like I owe the last two months an apology: “Dear 2017, I’m sorry it only took me two months to undo what it took me nearly six months to achieve.” Sigh.  In what can only be described as a blur of stress, sleep-deprivation and thick-headedness, I have been… Continue reading

Confessions of a Netflix Adulteress or How Cheating Made My Marriage Stronger

Once a cheater... Fess up, have you cheated on your sig other with...Netflix? I know I have! http://diaryofadomesticdiva.com

The cheating started out innocently enough. One episode here. A few more there. Betrayal. Deceit. Before I knew it I was a full-blown Netflix adulteress. Back when I was in the throes of baking day and night, I needed a distraction and my music playlist just wasn’t cutting it anymore.… Continue reading

Everybody Has a Story. What’s Yours?

Everybody has a story. It's up to you to know when to be a part of it. http://diaryofadomesticdiva.com

Your story. My story. Everybody has one. Each of us hopes for a happy ending and, let’s face it, we all could use a little more light in our days. I find this to be especially true after a week that left my heart heavy. Truth be told, I’m feeling… Continue reading

This is no mid-life crisis. This is 43.

If there’s one thing I’ve learned as I perch precariously on the cusp of what I hope is mid-life, it’s that pretty much all rules get tossed out the window once you hit your 40s. Continue reading