Archive: June 2017

Whistler Weekend Wrap Up

Posted on June 28, 2017

As mentioned last week, J'aime weekend adventures. This past weekend brought me up to Squamish and Pemberton to explore the great outdoors with Jenn.Starting our journey off early, we headed up, Starbucks in hand, to hike the Sea to Sky Trail. The plan was to hike up, enjoy the view, grab a drink and take the gondola ride back down. Mother Nature, or our blonde ambition, had other plans for us.We...

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Nanaimo Roadtrip

Posted on June 19, 2017

I love weekend get-a-way’s; let me tell you why!  In a world where busyness, activities, to do’s and stressors leave us feeling exhausted, defeated and helpless – a little reset button reminds us why we work as hard as we do and allows us to remember the beauty this world holds.  A few weeks ago I turned the BIG 3-0! And for my birthday my husband (Papi, as I call...

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Apple Turnovers

Posted on June 11, 2017

  Looking for a little treat this weekend? Try out this yummy, quick and kid friendly recipe we stirred up today in the Body Zone Kitchen INGREDIENTS ¼ cup packed light brown sugar 1 teaspoon apple pie spice, and additional apple pie spice (about ¼ teaspoon) for sprinkling on top of crescent rolls 3 tablespoons butter, melted ⅓ cup chopped pecans 1 small Granny Smith apple, cored and sliced into...

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Fighting Forward

Posted on June 9, 2017

 16 Weeks marks the train to bliss… right?  When I wrote my previous update I was trying to fight through the daily exhaustion, queasy stomach and processing that I was about to embark on another journey of a little one growing inside me. I fought hard from weeks 8 to 14 and scheduled in my daily naps - which were necessary to my existence. The pregnancy blues, which I like...

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