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Happier Challenge: Break Bread Together

Goooood Monday morning! We’re kicking off our first-ever theme week here at Happier, and we’re starting with a focus on family connection.

It’s no secret that the history of human beings is full of rituals around food. 240 more words

How To Be Happier

Be a peaceful parent - eat dinner with your family

Pope Francis has given his ten tops tips for a happy life. Do you know what they are? I think they are great tips for anyone trying to be a more peaceful parent as well. 505 more words

Thanksgiving Weekend Recap: Food, food and more food

Happy Thanksgiving! I had a wonderful three day weekend filled with lots of family fun and, what else, food. Between my family and Josh’s there were THREE family dinners. 451 more words


Happy Thanksgiving!

Today is Thanksgiving Day in Canada. Yesterday my family all got together at my mother’s for dinner. It was great to have the ten of us all there. 94 more words



For years I was very much against risotto. Not that I had tried it, but the idea of wet rice really put me off… Then I tried and I realised how wrong I had been all those years. 530 more words


Don't Knock It Till You Try It

I love food! Food has always been a big part of my life when it comes to my culture. There are so many reasons why we eat food its hard to find an excuse to pass up a meal. 482 more words

My totally awesome, super-great vacation from making dinner

Something truly awesome happened this past Sunday.  I didn’t make dinner.

As a stay at home mom who likes to cook (generally) I make the vast (i.e. 627 more words