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buying a home

10 Things I Learned from Buying a House (Part 2)

Last week, I posted part one in this two part series on buying a house. Today, comes part two. Read below for more things I’ve learned since buying my first home […]

buying a home

10 Things I Learned from Buying a House (Part 1)

Last year, my DLP (domestic life partner/boyfriend/animal enthusiast) and I decided we were ready to take the step towards home ownership. Both of us had rented for many years, but […]

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Ottawa This Weekend: Fill your time with Fests

We’re always on the lookout for fun ways to fill our downtime over the weekends. Kaylee gave us some insight into a recent weekend in Toronto and Catherine highlighted some […]

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Water with a Twist

With the warm weather here and the farmer’s markets opening, I have suddenly had some serious cravings for fresh fruit. Since I generally try to consume as much water as possible […]


Can More Money Really Make Us Happy?

Making career moves is something that we nuts are all focused on at this time in our life. I’m sure many of our twenty-something readers can relate. Whether we’re looking to gain […]

Solange Attacks Jay Z


On Monday, a shocking/thrilling event occurred. A video of Beyonce’s sister, Solange, attacking Jay Z was leaked on the internet. As if Beyonce wasn’t already the most talked about individual of […]

Midday Musings

Happy Monday, nuts! I hope everyone had a great weekend. This week promises to be a good one – it’s almost Easter! I can’t wait to spoil my nephews with […]

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Super Simple Pulled Pork Sliders

More often than not, I’m cooking for myself. And that can easily lead to making a quick salad, sandwich or melange of whatever’s left-over in the fridge. But, when I’m […]

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Shrimp Salad

I’m a big fan of salads that are packed with fresh ingredients. I’ve posted a few other recipes in the past (like this and this) and am always on the […]

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Resort Wear Inspiration

I have some news, nuts! I am headed down south for a whole week and I leave in just a few days! I’ll be celebrating the union of some dear […]