Why it’s so important to live alone at least once in your life

/ 2020.02.17 /

why is it important to live independently

Why it’s so important to live alone at some point in your life: If you’ve been following along stories, you would’ve seen I moved into my own apartment, alone! For the last three years, I had lived in a town house with two girlfriends (which was great). And before that,... View Article


7 activities to do in the Okanagan in the winter

/ 2020.02.10 / ,

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I don’t know about you, but I am a big summer person. Beaches, hiking, you name it! Once winter comes, I always struggle with finding activities to do…especially outdoors since it’s cold! Have no fear! You don’t have to be cooped up inside anymore. Here are 8 activities to do... View Article


How to stop being a “people pleaser”

/ 2020.02.02 / , ,

people pleaser blog post

Why do we people please? -you feel responsible for other people -you are constantly apologizing if things aren’t going right -you don’t say no to things -you are unhappy or suffer at the expense of others The list goes on… The answer to why we people please is…we want approval.... View Article


Avocado Toast Challenge

/ 2020.01.26 /

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To start off 2020, we went with Avocado Toast for the #stuffwithsvetfoodchallenge! January signifies a new year, new beginnings, starting over, resolutions, being healthy…etc etc. That being said, I wanted to review something healthier! December we reviewed creme brulee, in the fall we did french onion soup and pumpkin spice... View Article


Cranbrook: A Foodie’s Dream

/ 2020.01.20 / ,

cranbrook bc

After high school, I was very fortunate to obtain a volleyball scholarship. Where did it take me, you might ask??? Well, for 2 years, it took me to the College of the Rockies, in Cranbrook, British Columbia. It was a wonderful experience and to this day, leaves me with fond... View Article


5 places to eat in West Kelowna

/ 2020.01.12 / ,

Let’s talk food in West Kelowna! I know everybody wants to know where to eat in Kelowna, fair! Same! But we can’t leave West Kelowna out of the picture. Mason lives in West Kelowna so I’m there quite regularly. A lot of the time we’ll make the trek into Kelowna... View Article


My biggest lessons learned of 2019

/ 2019.12.30 / ,

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What a year it’s been! I swear the older we get, the faster and faster times goes. 2019 has been one of my most challenging years yet. There was a lot of tears, laughter, and growing pains. That being said, it’s also been one of the most REWARDING years to... View Article


Crème Brûlée Challenge

/ 2019.12.22 /

best creme brulee kelowna

WEOOOO. Can you believe this is the last #stuffwithsvetfoodchallenge of 2019?! Where did the time go??? This is my eighth challenge. I started off with the first one in May with Laksa, as a joke! And now it’s turned into this epic challenge since you guys love them so much.... View Article


Stocking Stuffer Ideas

/ 2019.12.10 / ,

christmas stocking stuffer ideas

Can you believe Christmas is just around the corner?! I can’t! This if the first time EVER in my lifetime that I’ve gotten my Christmas shopping done this early LOL. Normally I’m a last minute-r type of girl. I love buying for other people but struggle coming up with ideas.... View Article


Veggie Burger Challenge

/ 2019.11.24 /

best veggie burger kelowna

Who doesn’t love a big, juicy burger. There is nothing more satisfying than a burger and fries. Burgers have been around for a long time and fortunately, Kelowna has a lot of different restaurants that offer them. Traditional burgers are typically ham burgers, chicken burgers or beef burgers. But in... View Article