Pedal onwards

Sometimes I think I’ve failed as a parent. (Okay, maybe more than sometimes). I mean my kids are clean, well-mannered and get along most of the time. But we are two weeks into summer vacation and I’ve heard I’m bored more times than I can count. I know we don’t live in 1983 anymore. Kids … Continue reading Pedal onwards

Music Monday: Something Just Like This

When we think back on our trip to Disney this past April, we fondly remember our favourite rides and the fun we had. It seems like it was a far-off memory now, but there is one sure way for us to instantly be brought back and that is with music. Today’s Music Monday song is … Continue reading Music Monday: Something Just Like This

Blindsighted: Review

Karin Slaughter has made it on my must-reads list after Pretty Girls sunk its claws into me. I like that her novels are not predictable and hook you within the first few pages of the book. After looking over her titles, I picked up a few, including Kisscut, a book about a teenage quarrel that … Continue reading Blindsighted: Review

Eye talk

  When I was little, my parents would speak Italian to each other when they didn’t want us to understand what they were saying. However, after spending entire summers at my grandparents’ house, I began to understand Italian, and soon their secrets were revealed. D and I don’t speak Italian to each other, so instead … Continue reading Eye talk

Music Monday: Despacito

  I have always loved Latin music. Deep in soul, I can’t even help it if I tried. When a good Latin song comes on, it moves me. I think it may have started from my very first trip to Mexico in the early 90’s. I loved all the music they played and went home … Continue reading Music Monday: Despacito