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a summer cocktail – dehydrate and rehydrate

So after many requests I’m reinstating “It’s Friday and I need a drink”. I figure it’s only appropriate considering I’ve assumed the position of “stay-at-home mom” this summer. Until September it’s me, L’il E and LJ 24/7 and let me tell … Continue reading

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christmas tipples

Photo credit I don’t know about you, but I’m glad it’s Friday! Who needs a drink? As the countdown to Christmas continues and you knock a few more holiday parties off your list this weekend I thought I would share … Continue reading

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diet coke goes pink

Last Friday I arrived home to a giant box wrapped with a bright pink bow and inside was a balloon and a 6-pack of DC. Thanks for sending Diet Coke! Now I don’t normally do diet but honestly how can … Continue reading

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iced tea cocktails

  It’s Friday!!! Even though it’s Labour Day weekend I’m not convinced summer is over yet. So I thought I would share these yummy summer-y cocktails that Lipton so kindly sent to me. The first one is a light and … Continue reading

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canada day cocktail

It’s the first long weekend of summer and I wish I was hanging dock-side but alas I’m not. Instead we’ll be chilling out at home and by chilling I mean making zero plans, puttering and simply enjoying this fantastic summer … Continue reading

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mint julep recipe

A few weeks ago the Hubs and I had the luxury of going out for a few tipples and I tried out something new – a mint julep. Have you ever had one? They’re refreshingly delicious, but if you can’t … Continue reading

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dr. turkey

It’s Friday already! With this awesome summer weather I’m jonesing for some patio time, but with L’il E, after work drinks are less attainable. Instead, the Hubs and I retreat to the backyard after the little guy goes to bed … Continue reading

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rough week

I’ve been an emotional wreck this week! The last two days have been my first days back at work after maternity leave and I’m feeling separation anxiety something fierce (more on that later). So tonight, I’m planning on drowning my … Continue reading

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snow day

If you’re a city slicker like me you’ll likely be schlepping home through the snow and slush to get to your cozy home tonight. TO got a rocking 3 cms of snow and it’s cold! To stay warm this eve … Continue reading

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funky monkey

L’il E and I have been enjoying some down-time in Fort Myers, FL at Nana and Papa’s. It’s taken me four days to unwind from the big smoke, but I’m finally feeling relaxed. Yesterday I spent two hours at the … Continue reading

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