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3 Refreshing Cold Brew Coffee Recipes

When you’re a mom, coffee is basically a love language. Dark roast, blonde roast, latte—these are the words I want to hear at 6 a.m. when my kids have me up for the day. With summer in full swing, it’s time to ditch the hot cup of coffee (as if you even had a chance to drink it hot) in favour of an icy cool treat. Before you get started whipping up a fancy iced coffee, I thought it would be beneficial to learn how to make a proper cup of cold brew—the base we’ll use for all of our iced coffee variations.  Of course, you can use regular iced coffee in the recipes, however, I definitely encourage you to...

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Behind the Brand: North Kinder

Local stylish moms are likely already familiar with the brand North Kinder. As a mom it’s so great to find a brand that is stylish, functional and comfortable for our kids to wear. North Kinder is exactly that – modern designs that are incredibly soft and easy for your little one to move in. For the first post in our new series, Behind the Brand, we talked to Sheena Steinbrenner, the owner of North Kinder, about what’s its like to start and run your own business—all while being a full-time mom. Q. How do you balance being a mom and running your own business? A. You don’t. You just do it. Maybe someone can tell me what that special balance is?...

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DIY: Floral Hoop Wreath

I don’t know about you, but I love updating the décor around my home with the changing seasons. A quick and inexpensive way to spruce up the exterior of you home for spring and summer is to add a wreath to your door. My favourite style of wreath right now would have to be a simple hoop wreath—which I’m going to teach you how to make for yourself! This is a fairly simple DIY project with minimal tools needed, so have no fear if you’re not crafty, I’m confident you’ll be able to make a beautiful wreath for yourself. There are endless choices of greenery and flowers you can choose from – no need to copy exactly what I’ve chosen...

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