Truth Belts’ Belt of Orion on Kickstarter

Last week, I had the delightful opportunity to talk with Renia, founder of Truth Belts. If you haven’t heard of Truth belts, you can find more information about why I purchased and fell in love with one a little over…

Changing Your View of the World: Train Yourself to See through Rose Coloured Glasses

The last eleven years have been a rollercoaster ride. I’m pretty sure I didn’t break any mirrors, walk under any ladders, or meet an exorbitant amount of black cats or anything. Overall, I followed a pretty normal path. Still, my…

The Douglas Mattress

The first post we did about the Douglas was a couple of months ago, as you might remember. Our first post was an introduction to the mattress, detailing The Douglas’ reduced carbon footprint, construction, and cost. We took some time…

I am Trash: If Only Trash Smelled this Way

I am Trash. That’s the name of a fragrance by Etat Libre d’Orange. Yes! You read that right. Like perfume or cologne to wear. When I first heard of this I wondered why in the world they would name a…

Douglas: The Very Canadian Mattress

I thought we should all take a moment out of our very hectic lives to talk about something very important: sleep. I, for one, can sleep anywhere. On an air mattress, a couch, the floor, outside on the ground. For…

Awesome Belly Button Ring Trio

Hi everyone and welcome or welcome back if you have been here before! Very quickly, I want to apologize for the delay between posts. Nick and I have been working on another exciting venture. The past few weeks we have…

Enjoy Coffeeshop Style Coffee at Home

Are you in the habit of hopping in your car daily just to drive down the road and get your coffee fix? Maybe you roll out of bed, throw some clothes on to look presentable and all you can think…

Our First Week with Good Food

We all have had this experience. We get towards the end of the day and start texting our significant other asking what they want for dinner. The day has more often than not been long and filled with decisions we…

Hemp: Dog Toys you can Feel Good About

** A quick disclaimer: Please always follow instructions for use on pet toys. Even though hemp toys are healthier and natural, it is still likely best to take the same safety precautions you would with any other toy. Pet parents…

Reusable Tools for Eating on the Run

A little over a week ago, we shared a post for any smoothie or straw lovers who also want to take care of our planet. The post talked about the harm of plastics. It offered reusable straws as a solution…

Metal Straws Reducing Plastic

Lets take a minute to talk about metal straws. I know, boring. Or so one might think upon the mention of straws. The truth is that metal straws on their own might not be anything cliff-hanger exciting. What their creation…

Beautifully Customized Handmade Quilts as Gifts

Beautifully Customized Handmade Quilts are some of the most personal and well-appreciated gifts you can give. They are wonderful for baby showers, weddings, grandparents, anniversaries, birthdays, holidays, and thank you gifts. The occasions where such gifts are appreciated are endless.…

Electric Car Diaries Volume 4: Winter City Driving Range

Over the last three months, we have posted three times about adventures and education switching over to a fully electric car from a gasoline one. All of the experiences can be summarized in a positive light aside from the nagging…

Mama Earth Organics: How We Increased Our Veggie Intake

Mama Earth Organics is a Toronto based produce subscription box. They deliver weekly boxes to your door. The boxes are full of local and healthy delicious food. There are different levels of boxes you can subscribe to depending on how…

Trying Out Shapermint Shapewear

Heading into the holiday season is the perfect time to find new shapewear to rock as part of those beautiful holiday’s and New Year’s outfits. It will definitely be handy to have for all other times of the year as…

Lush Bar Shampoo and Conditioner Review

Near the end of July, a Lush Haul post was added to our site. If you want to see all of the products we ordered, they can be found here. Approximately three months have passed. In this time, there have been…

Electric Car Diaries Volume 3: Switching back?

Would I switch back? Not even a little bit, given the choice. That was the answer from the moment I pulled out of the dealership in a shiny new e-Golf and watched the expected range on the instrument panel climb, rather…

Instant Pot Homemade Applesauce (Delicious!)

Keeping with the theme of Monday’s post, I wanted to share another item that Nick and I made for our Holiday Gift baskets this year: Instant Pot Homemade Applesauce. If you have yet to hear about Instant Pots, they are…

Preparing for Christmas in the form of Homemade Holiday Gifts

It is freezing outside. We missed the strawberry-picking season! In July I posted about starting preparations for homemade holiday gifts, going raspberry picking and making raspberry jam. That post can be found here if you are looking for ways to…

Clearly.ca Glasses experience and Review

Recently, I purchased a new pair of glasses from Clearly.ca and wanted to share the experience with you in case you are looking for a new pair or so you can keep them in mind for when you do need…

Electric Car Diaries Volume 2: Benefits of City driving

A couple of weeks ago, I posted about an adventure trying to drain the battery on my new electric car. This was my first experience with range anxiety. It was completely self-imposed and I have yet to experience it again.…