Advice on Going Back to School as an Adult!

Hi all, it’s your long lost friend Silken! It’s the same old me, only now I’m an official graduate of Georgian College’s Early Childhood Education program and I finally have some free time back! (YAY!) I can’t believe how long it’s been since I sat down to write something other than an assignment for school.Continue reading “Advice on Going Back to School as an Adult!”

14 Things I’ve Learnt About Love!

Remember being in elementary school and thinking relationships were as easy as a check mark in a yes or no box? Or receiving hand written letters from a secret admirer? Or sending your crush a rose on Valentines Day for a dollar twenty five? Those were the days weren’t they!? Innocent, pure and uncomplicated. FastContinue reading “14 Things I’ve Learnt About Love!”

My Winter 2020 Bucket List!

“First we make snow angels for two hours, and then we’ll go ice skating, and then we’ll eat a whole roll of Tollhouse Cookie Dough as fast as we can, and then to finish…we’ll snuggle!!” Only in Canada (or the North Pole) is it “normal” to have a winter bucket list… I’m one of thoseContinue reading “My Winter 2020 Bucket List!”

Stocking Stuffers That Your Man Will Love!

Alright ladies, who else can admit that men are 100% easier to shop for than women? When I ask my s/o what he wants or needs for Christmas I get the same answer every year: boxers, socks and chocolate. I on the other hand, like to play hard-to-guess and tell him I just want somethingContinue reading “Stocking Stuffers That Your Man Will Love!”

Pumpkin + coffee, two of my favourite things.

Q: Is there anything better than the mixture of pumpkin + coffee!? A: Nothing better. B: I’m Obsessed. C: A +B. First thing’s first, let’s address the aroma that has officially taken over my house thanks to the fall baking I’ve been doing on this chilly afternoon. I don’t think I could be more contentContinue reading “Pumpkin + coffee, two of my favourite things.”

Goodbye Summer, Hello September!

Current location: coffee brewing in the kitchen, acoustic music playing in the background, “sweater weather” burning in my living room, windows open, curled up on the couch with my puppy + perfectly content! Who else has been patiently waiting to cozy up their life for the best season ever? Something about autumn gives me allContinue reading “Goodbye Summer, Hello September!”

Southern cooking makes you good looking!

If you know me, you know that if I had to pick somewhere to live in the USA I’d pick Nashville, TN hands down! The 24/7 live country music, the one of a kind restaurants/bars, the farmers market, the murals, the small shops, the southern neighbourhoods, the sweet sweet people, the outfits, the history…it’s definitelyContinue reading “Southern cooking makes you good looking!”