Celebrations

Here we are again in a week full of celebrations, honoring both our Jewish and Catholic roots. On Monday we had a lovely (and child friendly) Passover Seder at a friend’s house. This weekend we are celebrating Easter. Wishing you much joy in your celebrations too.     Cá estamos …

Making maple syrup

Inspired by our visit to the Sugarbush Maple Syrup Festival at the Kortright Centre a few weeks ago Warren and his little helper set out to tap all the three maple trees in our yard.  The maple syrup making season is short and lasts only for as long the temperature …

Detoxing

Lots of veggies (cooked and raw), fruits, almost no starch a  little protein and no sweets or alcohol.  I already feel my body getting lighter and my mind clearer… nice.     Muitos vegetais (crus e cozidos), frutas, quase nada de carboidratos e só um pouquinho de proteína. Nada de …

This moment

{this moment} – a friday ritual inspired by Soulemama. A single photo – no words – capturing a moment from the week. …

A belated gingerbread house

Happy New Year everyone! I hope you all stepped into 2011 with your right foot (a Brazilian tradition) and that this new year will be …

Celebrating light

As many of you know our small family is a bit of a cultural mashup. I’m originally from Brazil, Warren is American, …

Fun with pancakes

Saturday mornings we have pancakes for breakfast in our home. A family tradition that is so anticipated that the girls start asking …

The weekend

Between having lost track of the things I wanted to post about and not having the time to properly photograph the things …

This moment

{this moment} – a friday ritual inspired by Soulemama. A single photo – no words – capturing a moment from the week. …