Giving thanks

To say that 2020 has been a challenging year is the mother of all understatements, but it is nearing a close. For some, it may feel like a tough time to give thanks, but now more than ever, giving thanks is probably just what we need.Bye, Felicia!The year 2020 is almost in the rearview mirror, and for most of us…
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What Is So Great About cinnamon?

The spice of the holidays- Cinnamon packs a punch that's not only flavourful but contains many beneficial health benefits. Health Benefits of Cinnamon Cinnamon is one of the most delicious spices ever to exist. From coffee to muffins, you can add it to any one of your recipes, and it will bring out nothing but the pure taste and an…
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The Importance of the Holidays

Holiday traditions are like strands weaving one generation into the next – and handmade Halloween costumes are some of the most vibrant fibers in the fabric of cherished family memories.   Halloween memories Halloween always has been one of my favorite times; it’s the prelude for the holiday season to come. Cooler days bring the first welcoming ritual. My summer flowers…
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What to do when you’ve overspent for the holidays

We've all been there dreading the credit card statement post-holiday season- Here are my sure-fire ways to keep your debt down during the holidays. The temptation is real The temptation of overspending during the holiday season is real. During the holidays, only one thing pops into your mind over and over again, which is the number of memories that you…
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What Is So Great About Spinach?

Almost none of us are a fan of spinach. Eating our greens may have been one of the hardest things we have ever had to do since childhood. But as we grow up, our bodies start to demand essential nutrients to function correctly. So whether you like it or not, spinach is the next super-food that you should add to…
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Holidays during the pandemic and an election

With the holidays right around the corner and the coronavirus still plaguing the world, what will the season of festivities and celebrations look like this year? Will we still be able to feast on turkey and stuffing while listening to our elders complain about the election? 2020 came in with a roar and we all are desperately anticipating its departure.…
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A positive road to overcoming breast cancer

I had the opportunity to get to know Alex through one of my favorite restaurants that we frequented over the years. Her lust for life and go-getter work mentality is something that I admired. When I learned about her diagnosis, I was shocked and saddened. I knew how excited she was about her future nuptials and newly purchased home.  Her…
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