Northern Alberta has always been on our list of places to explore. We d heard great things about its beauty, and the amazing fishing, so when the crew at Big Lakes County invited us up for the weekend we couldn t resist. We had big plans to visit the Kinosayo Musuem, take in the North Country Fair, [ ] The post Northern Alberta: A True Gem appeared first on Kari Skelton.
I love my life. I ll turn 36 later this month, and I can honestly say I d never want to go back to my 20s or even my early 30s. I love getting older, but I m not so much a fan of looking older. Now more than ever before, I m focused on my personal health, the [ ] The post My Thoughts on Skin Health (plus, a giveaway!) appeared first on Kari Skelton.
Canada 150: There s no shortage of events to celebrate Canada 150 in Edmonton. We ll be in the backyard hosting a party and road hockey tournament (watch my IG Story for more) but here s a few things you can check out around the city. Celebration at City Hall from 11-6. All the details. Event at the Alberta [ ] The post Everything Canada 150 in Edmonton, the best #yeg boutique summer sales and custom 150 bags! appeared first on Kari Skelton.
Tis the season for summer drinks! I had so much fun designing these three fabulous features (mostly because I got to taste test all of them). I designed them to be alcohol-free, so you can pour them as-is for your kids and pregnant friends, or add vodka, gin, or white wine for everybody else. Let [ ] The post Healthy(ish) Summer Drinks for the Whole Family appeared first on Kari Skelton.
Free Swimming: No charge to get into four City of Edmonton outdoor pools this summer. Starting Canada Day, admission to Fred Broadstock, Oliver, Mill Creek and Queen Elizabeth is free! It s all part of Canada s 150th birthday celebration. (It s normally about $20 a family). Coffee Trailer: How cute is this? I recently scrolled upon Kopi [ ] The post Local Love List: A Coffee Trailer, Free Swimming, and New Eats Off Whyte Ave! appeared first on Kari Skelton.
Your little one s first birthday is a big one. You pull out all the stops to create a memorable party, but what about the birthdays after the first? Surely we should celebrate our sons and daughters, but to what extent? We re starting to plan Wyatt s second birthday party and I m feeling caught between wanting to [ ] The post No More Birthday Presents? appeared first on Kari Skelton.
Art & Design Festival: The Works Art & Design Festival kicks off next Thursday, June 22 and runs until July 4 from 11a.m 9 p.m every day. Check out the Art Market and Food Street open every day, and perfect for the kids all-ages art-making from noon 8 p.m each day of [ ] The post Local Love List: Female Statues, A New Literacy App, and a Discussion on Birthday Presents appeared first on Kari Skelton.
We re still buzzing over our big adventure to Chicago! Did you catch Part #1? Read here. I love to maximize my time when I m in a vibrant city like Chicago. There s lots to see and do and I want it all! We packed a lot into four days, yet still felt such a sense of [ ] The post This is 40: Our Chicago Adventure Part #2 appeared first on Kari Skelton.
Pizza for a Cause: One of our favourite pizza joints, Love Pizza, is accepting diaper donations for the Terra Centre until June 18th. One box of diapers (size 4, 5, or 6 preferred), gets you a $15 GC for Love Pizza! Visit them at 10196 109 Street or at #335, 935 St. Albert Trail. Chicago Trip: Here s part [ ] The post Farmer s Field Dinner, Drag Queen Storytime and Pizza for a Great Cause! appeared first on Kari Skelton.
There s no messing around when your spouse is turning 40. Arguably the biggest birthday celebration of one s life (one, 18, and 40, right?) I really wanted to hit out of the park in celebrating my man. Chicago is somewhere my husband Ryan and I have wanted to travel to for quite some time, so it was [ ] The post This is 40: Our Chicago Adventure Part #1 appeared first on Kari Skelton.