Note: this post contains sponsored items from Dufresne Furniture & Appliance.
As teachers, you would think that Jeff and I would take the summers to truly rest and relax. The trouble is, neither of us “rest” well, and we are always looking for a project to tackle. The fact that we have summers off together provides us with the perfect opportunity to start crossing things off the “to-do” list. This summer, we decided to tackle the backyard – with the help of Dufresne Furniture and Appliance.
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This post contains sponsored content from Famoso Neopolitan Pizzeria
I don’t know about the rest of you, but making meals that all of my kids will actually enjoy is no joke. Ben doesn’t like anything green, Isla won’t eat pasta that tastes like lasagna (which is practically every tomato-based pasta sauce)… Molly is actually the only one who is basically willing to eat whatever we put in front of her. In fact usually she schools the other two and is done her meal long before we’ve finished bargaining and negotiating over “how many more bites” are left for our bigger kids.
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A couple of weekends ago, my good friend Karin Usipuik and I took a getaway trip to Calgary, and it was such a great experience! Karin and I often joke that our friendship has made us believe in the power of online dating – simply because our friendship grew completely through connecting online.
As a little bit of backstory for you, Karin and I met through Instagram. We were both just venturing into the world of blogging, Instagram, and influencing, and Karin was brave enough to send me a DM introducing herself. I’m so glad I took the opportunity to respond and get to know this person who has become such a great friend!
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