Family Day Fun: Swing & Skate: What a perfect weekend to take in live music and skating at City Hall! Local bands play while you enjoy the ice, and maybe a lesson from The Sugar Swing dancers. The event goes from 1-4pm, both this Sunday and next (February 25). Details here. Silver Skate Festival: I know [ ] The post Supper with Your Neighbours, a New Pizza Place, and Family Day Fun! appeared first on Kari Skelton.
Family Day Fun: Swing & Skate: Live music and skating at City Hall! Local bands play while you enjoy the ice and maybe a lesson from The Sugar Swing dancers. Goes from 1-4 this Sunday and next (February 25). Details here. Silver Skate Festival: I know most of us have had it with [ ] The post Supper with Your Neighbours, a New Pizza Place, and Family Day Fun! appeared first on Kari Skelton.
With all this (wonderful) focus on making others feel special, how about some self-love this Valentine s Day? In fact, why don t we make that more of a priority year-round? The moments I ve scheduled just for me have made me a better mom, and a better person. Those moments of reflection, having some time to just [ ] The post Self-Love: Divine Indulgences to Treat Yourself appeared first on Kari Skelton.
I can t believe KariSkelton.com is officially a year old! Boy oh boy, has it been an amazing, crazy-busy year of ups and downs, victories and mistakes, and a massive learning curve. First off, I want to thank you for popping in, reading, commenting, sending me questions, and supporting this venture of mine. It means so [ ] The post Six Truths From My First Year of Blogging appeared first on Kari Skelton.
Wedding Fair: I wish an event like this was around when we got married. Local Love, A Wedding Experience is on Sunday, February 25 from 10-4pm on the top floor of the Epcor Tower. Described as an alternative to the larger bridal fairs , the 5th annual event features a tightly curated lineup of vendors. Everything from pre-martial [ ] The post Pink Bags, Pink Boots, Galentine s Day Events, and Plants for Kids! appeared first on Kari Skelton.
Lady Balls: You have to check out this monthly girl power bowling night at Plaza Bowling Co. (10418 118 Ave)! It s presented by The Ace Class women who activate, cultivate, and empower each other. The next event is Sunday, January 28th from 6-8pm. photo: The Ace Class Instagram Chocolate Revamp: Jacek Chocolate has revamped [ ] The post Lady Balls, Winter Fun in YEG, and Blankets for Tough Kids appeared first on Kari Skelton.
We re becoming pajama connoisseurs. We ve spent the last few weeks at home in our PJs. Honestly, we needed a break. To forget about any major plans, and just chill. I believe it s SO important to allow yourself the time to relax (we even schedule it from time to time). Having blocks through the year where [ ] The post Our Favourite Kids Jammies appeared first on Kari Skelton.
Ok, don t hate me. We went 2.5 years without any major tantrums from our son Wyatt. I m talking not even one. However, I feel like we re now making up for that time. About two weeks ago, he hit a new phase. What started out as pushing the boundaries here and there has turned into full-blown [ ] The post Toddler Misbehaving: How to Deal appeared first on Kari Skelton.
Winter Activities: Horses and Hot Chocolate: Fort Edmonton Park has a nice way for you to spend time with a big group of friends. They re offering horse-drawn wagon rides around the park, hot chocolate included, until the end of February. (You can book the entire wagon for 40 minutes.) Cost and more details here. Cross Country [ ] The post Horses & Hot Chocolate, Lucy the Elephant T-Shirts, and Painting With Bikes! appeared first on Kari Skelton.
Hello, friends! I created this hanging nightstand several months ago for The Edmonton Fall Home Show s Notable Nightstands Challenge, in support of Habitat for Humanity. Now, I m going to show you how to do it yourself. It s super easy and, I think, really unique. Best part? It s under $20 to make! You ll Need: Materials: Old [ ] The post Make A Hanging Nightstand For Under $20! appeared first on Kari Skelton.