New Donut Shop: There s a new doughnut shop in town. The sign is up at Destination Doughnuts on 106 Ave and 124 Street (several blocks from Doughnut Party) but the doors aren t quite opened yet (they re aiming for the next few weeks). It s a family operation with a lot of history, including running a bakery [ ] The post Drink Wine & Playtime, a New Donut Shop, and Two New Restaurants! appeared first on Kari Skelton.
New Doughnut Shop: There s a new doughnut shop in town. The sign is up at Destination Doughnuts on 106 Ave and 124 Street (several blocks from Doughnut Party) but the doors aren t quite opened yet. Check their Facebook page for updates. Drink Wine & Playtime: Wyatt and I went to Juniper Bistro last Saturday to meet [ ] The post Drink Wine & Playtime, a New Doughnut Shop, and Two New Restaurants! appeared first on Kari Skelton.
Are you a tad bit territorial over your kids names? I ll be honest: I don t want anyone having the same name as my kid. Now, I get that this is far from realistic but it comes from a good place. When we were pregnant with Wyatt, there were a few friends and acquaintances also expecting [ ] The post Stealing Baby Names appeared first on Kari Skelton.
It sure feels good to unplug, doesn t it? Don t get me wrong: I love social media, texting with friends, researching and writing on my laptop, and watching TV. But powering down not only feels like a deep breath in my soul, I feel it s necessary for my mental health. Being a mom, I feel like [ ] The post Childhood UnPlugged in Saskatchewan appeared first on Kari Skelton.
Giveaway: The Edmonton Fall Home Show is on next week (October 20-22) at the Expo Centre. Kortney and Dave Wilson from Masters of Flip are main stage presenters, and I would love for you to meet them! The $250 prize package includes: Two Tickets to the Edmonton Fall Home Show, Oct 20-22 A meet and greet [ ] The post Shop Edmonton, a Cake Club, and a Giveaway! appeared first on Kari Skelton.
Hi, friends! As I do every few weeks here at KariSkelton.com, here s a recap of what we ve been up to and what we ve worn along the way, featured on my Instagram! This month has been all about food, so thank goodness for stylish stretchy jeans and oversized sweaters to keep it all in there! We ve [ ] The post #InstaStyle Recap appeared first on Kari Skelton.
Haunted Pumpkin Festival at Prairie Garden: This is the perfect fall outing with your family! I would plan it as a whole day, or at least half-day outing, because there s so much to take in. Corn mazes, haunted houses, ghost trains, pumpkin picking and the list goes on. The Haunted Pumpkin Festival is on at [ ] The post Haunted Pumpkins, A Cake Bake-Off, and A Discount Code for Meal Delivery! appeared first on Kari Skelton.
Body lotions, creams, butter: whatever title you want to use, they re far too expensive for my liking. How is something so simple (that you know is inexpensive to produce) so costly? (I feel the same way about toss cushions but that s a topic for another day.) I have tested out and tweaked a few recipes on how [ ] The post DIY: Coconut Lavender Whipped Cream appeared first on Kari Skelton.
I ve found myself developing a bit of a bad habit: plopping Wyatt into his high chair in front of the computer or the TV to eat his snacks and meals. It seemed like the perfect solution! He could sit there, eating (and supposedly entertained) while I wash the dishes, return emails, run to the washroom, [ ] The post Goal: Eat Together at the Table appeared first on Kari Skelton.
Restaurant Closed: They ve only been opened a few months but Alta on Jasper Ave is now permanently closed. I m so bummed we didn t get to check this out! Word is Owner and Chef Ben Staley wanted to give all the attention to The Alder Room, which he also owns and is next door to Alta. [ ] The post A New Restaurant Closes, A Secret Play Group, and Style Events! appeared first on Kari Skelton.