Instagram Roundup – Week of 06/13

Happy Monday Reader(s)! 

How did you spend Father’s Day? Hope you were able to spend some time with your loved ones.

Yesterday, I made lazy cabbage rolls for supper and then took it over to my parents house. I find that making the traditional cabbage rolls is quite a tedious process and I didn’t have the time to make them. Nor did I want to be stuck in the kitchen all morning! Instead, I decided to try making the lazy cabbage rolls version. Honestly? In my opinion. it didn’t turn out too bad.

Years ago, there used to be a Ukrainian restaurant in town and they made the BEST cabbage rolls and perogies that you have ever tasted. All homemade! The cabbage rolls were so big, that you might be able to finish two, IF you were lucky.  Continue reading

Today's post, I will answer 21 questions about myself. Hope you enjoy! via

Get To Know Me! 21 Questions Tag

Hello Reader(s),

How’s your weekend going?

It’s Father’s Day weekend here in Canada.  Do you have any plans to celebrate the important men in your life?

Tomorrow, I will be spending time with my parents and making them dinner. I am thinking cabbage rolls but no idea what to pair it with. Any ideas?

READMood Board – Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Since I’ve been away most of this week for a work conference, I am looking forward to chilling with my parents for a bit.I never thought that there would come a time, that I actually am happy that I live so close to them.

Back to my blog and why I am writing and then sharing with you today! Continue reading


11 Places to Find High-Resolution Photos for Bloggers

A picture is worth a thousand words.

Hello Reader(s),

As bloggers, we know that one of the toughest parts of the job is finding the perfect image to accompany a post. We are aware that images are one of the most important components for engagement, but unless you’re willing to pay significant costs for access to a database, trying to find free stock photos can be incredibly time-consuming.

Side Note About Licenses

License terms apply with free stock photos. The images are usually licensed under creative commons, which means that you can modify, copy, and distribute the work (even for commercial purposes) without having to ask for permission. You cannot sell them. There are some sites or particular images that might require you to add an attribution of some sort, so always be sure to check the permissions of the images you want to use.

I’ve done my best to list the general license terms beside each site below. Continue reading

Mood Board – Father’s Day Gift Ideas

“I want to congratulate all the men out there who are working diligently to be good fathers whether they are stepfathers, or biological fathers or just spiritual fathers.”

T. D. Jakes

Happy Monday Folks!

Were you able to enjoy your weekend?

I spent my time, catching up and reading a lot of blogs, everything from lifestyle blogs, fitness, and food blogs to motivational blogs. I pinned quite a few to the Everything’s Coming Up Rosie Pinterest account. Feel free to follow here.

Father’s Day is this Sunday and I think many, myself included, get stumped knowing exactly what to buy. In today’s post, I am sharing some gift ideas for the men in our lives. Continue reading


Hello Reader(s),

Another week has come and gone.

What have you been up to? Try anything new?

Last, I was able to have a girls night in with a couple of friends. It was nice to hang out, have a couple of drinks and catch up.

I’m also on a countdown of when my girls will arrive home. For those that don’t know, they have spent this past school year living with their dad. I am getting quite anxious and cannot wait for them to arrive home. Continue reading