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Friday Five – Sweet treats from all over!

Friday Five – Sweet treats from all over!

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Friday Five…5 things that are bringing me bliss this week!  You know how before you start a new diet, you have one last cheat day, where you binge on all your favourite foods, the ones you are going to give up?  Well, this week’s post is something of that sort. Summer is here, and in an effort to get my boys away from the screen time, I’m trying to plan more of an…

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Friday Five – Mac’s Mural, Wonder Pens, Shrimp Rolls, John Williams and Nutella

Friday Five – Mac’s Mural, Wonder Pens, Shrimp Rolls, John Williams and Nutella

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Friday Five…5 things that are bringing me bliss this week! 1. Mac’s Mural and Neighbours Day A couple of weeks ago in the Friday Five, I posted about this blank wall outside my neighbourhood Mac’s store. And here is what it’s been transformed into this week!! This is the result of combined efforts of Waterloo Regional Police, Mac’s Convenience Stores, street artist MagicFinga WonG, and the local community. You can check out more…

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Friday Five – Wonder Woman, Lego, Pottery, Neighbours Day and a Ventriloquist

Friday Five – Wonder Woman, Lego, Pottery, Neighbours Day and a Ventriloquist

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Friday Five…5 things that are bringing me bliss this week!  It’s starting to feel like summer, and we’ve got a jam-packed weekend ahead of us!  PA Day movie, Lego, getting outside and enjoying the beautiful weather! 1. Wonder Woman I have very fond memories of my childhood.  Raised in a family of all girls, my mother made sure we believed we could do anything, be anything, that boys could.  Now that I am…

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Friday Five – Food, Drink, and all kinds of Art

Friday Five – Food, Drink, and all kinds of Art

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Friday Five…5 things that are bringing me bliss this week! 1. LCBO Food & Drink Magazine Our household eagerly awaits the release of every issue, and the Early Summer edition is now available.  Chock full of recipes, entertaining ideas, new products and recommendations in wine, beer and spirits, I usually read it cover to cover!  This one was no exception.  I’m already planning to try making the Pumpkin Seed and Chili Crusted Fish…

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Friday Five – Blue Mountain Getaway

Friday Five – Blue Mountain Getaway

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Friday Five…5 things that are bringing me bliss this week!  Something different again this week.  For Mother’s Day last week, I spoiled myself with a couple days getaway up to the Blue Mountain region, alone, sans kiddos.  I thought I would share with you my top 5 from that trip, with lots of pictures! Now, I have to begin with a caveat…I am not really an outdoor adventure type of person.  No zip-lining…

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Friday Five – Charity in honour of Mother’s Day!

Friday Five – Charity in honour of Mother’s Day!

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Friday Five…5 things that are bringing me bliss this week! This week I am doing something a little different. In honour of Mother’s Day coming up this Sunday, and since I struggle with what to buy for my mom, I thought I’d share what I did this year…a donation in my mom’s name! Here are five worthy causes that have crossed my path recently, that I believe in and support. I don’t think…

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Friday Five – Holy Guacamole, Young Studios, Guardians Vol 2, Backfire Effect and Little Wonders

Friday Five – Holy Guacamole, Young Studios, Guardians Vol 2, Backfire Effect and Little Wonders

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Friday Five…5 things that are bringing me bliss this week!  Celebrating Cinco de Mayo with Holy Guacamole Fresh Mex, Young Studios Art, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 review, Backfire Effect, and Little Wonders. 1.  Holy Guacamole Fresh Mex   This local, family run, mexican food business specializes in “fresh food as fast as we can”! Started five years ago in downtown Kitchener, Holy Guacamole Fresh Mex now has six locations in Kitchener-Waterloo,…

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Friday Five – Mindfulness, Frappuccinos, Sunflowers, Baby Groot and Nugget Boy!

Friday Five – Mindfulness, Frappuccinos, Sunflowers, Baby Groot and Nugget Boy!

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Friday Five…5 things that are bringing me bliss this week!  This week I’ve got some bliss from around town, around the web, and as far away as Hawaii! 1. The Nourished Life It’s inspiring when you can connect with like-minded, soulful people, who live life to the fullest, finding that balance between being a parent, and working or running their own business.  A perfect example is Angela Higgins, founder of The Nourished Life.  I’ve been a…

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Friday Five – All the senses blissed out this week

Friday Five – All the senses blissed out this week

Welcome to another edition of the Friday Five…5 things that are bringing me bliss this week!  This one will be quick, as it’s a PD Day today, so my kids are home from school, and we are planning to spend some good quality time together (well, they are planning to play video games…I’m about to be the mean mom and make them turn it off)! All the senses are blissed out this week…audio book and music for the ears, photo…

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Friday Five – 5 things that are bringing me bliss!

Friday Five – 5 things that are bringing me bliss!

Welcome to my first Friday Five – 5 things that are bringing me bliss this week! I hope to do this type of post every week, and include all different manor of things…food, books, podcasts, people, places, things, etc.  All things that make me happy, and that you might enjoy as well! 1. Effy Wild This week’s number one is in honour of the person I stole the Friday Five idea from, Effy Wild.  She is a mixed media journal…

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