Welcome to my Blog!

Full disclosure, I am no blogger. I post sporadically and many of my entries have nothing to do with real estate. However, I've always had a knack for writing and this seemed like a good place to share some words. So, enjoy my compilation of entries below. You'll find opinions, experiences, stories and rants from 
a Spruce Grove REALTOR® who married a Stony Plain farmer that lives in Parkland County. Enjoy!

The Best Ginger Molasses Cookie Recipe

Posted on Dec 11, 2019

I consider myself a healthy eater. Throughout the year I eat a balanced diet and constantly work on portion control (Hello, Beachbody 21 Day Fix). But when it comes to December, all of that is tossed out of the window and I am a firm believer that Christmas calories don't count!

With that in mind, I'd love to share with you one of my favourite holid...

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5 Things to Do This Long Weekend for Under 50 Bucks!

Posted on May 16, 2019

Host a BBQ - what better way to enjoy the long weekend than good food and good company?! Make it easy on yourself, and enjoy the company rather than the cooking and cleaning. My tips for a great BBQ: Pick up some a box of frozen burgers (Sensations Sirloin from Safeway are delish!), a few bags of salad in a bag, prep some fruit and veggies, don’t f...

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Working with a Builder - What I Wish I Knew Then

Posted on May 07, 2019

When I graduated from University and moved home, my world was turned upside down. I was living in the USA for four years, in a cute little apartment just off of campus. Between travelling for softball, studying for classes and balancing a social life I had it all figured out and I was on my own. So, you can only imagine my surprise when I moved hom...

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50 Parks in Spruce Grove to Explore!

Posted on Apr 24, 2019

Spruce Grove is known for its ability to keep a small town feel amongst the city amenities! One way it keeps its small town charm is the endless green space complimented with awesome parks that your family, and even you, can enjoy! From the trail systems to the newest jungle gyms, Spruce Grove has got you covered!

Below is a list of 50 parks for you...

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3 Local Beachbody Coaches You Need to be Following!

Posted on Mar 08, 2019

For as long as I can remember, fitness has been a huge part of my life. So large that I consider it a need to propel me onwards and upwards. I personally use fitness and team sports as a way to de stress, meet new people, try something new, feel healthy and appreciate my body for all it has the power to accomplish. 

I find myself following every typ...

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5 Local Golf Courses You Need to Visit This Summer!

Posted on Feb 20, 2019

Featured Golfer: John Koeckhoven, Palm Springs CA

My main sport has always been softball but when I’m not swinging a bat, I love swinging my clubs. I am an average golfer, with a soft spot for the long game and no interest in the short. I can beat the guys on one day and double bogey everything the next. With the cold weather that seems to never wan...

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