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Educator and Blogger; curating and celebrating a life where colour and creativity collide.
Interests: Developing and testing new ice cream recipes, creating new material for the K - 6 classroom, watercolour everything, local market travels and stops, relaxing by the water: especially on a warm saltwater beach, swimming, at-home movie nights, gymnastics, ballet, ice skating, inspiring book reads, modern jazz and indulging in a hearty and grill-ful gluten-free cheeseburger-- hold the fries please! Photos by me unless otherwise stated.
Recent Activity
As it turns out, space continues to be a beautiful thing. :) "Home is where we hang our hat." It's where we exhale, deflate, contemplate and rejuvenate, away from a... Continue reading
Posted Mar 8, 2018 at suzette roberts
There is nothing more precious and grounding than relationships that keep us steady on life's universally loving and principled road. Hmmm. And I say 'hmmm' with good reason. As a... Continue reading
Posted Mar 7, 2018 at suzette roberts
Food and the right foods for our individual bodies, fuel, replenish, energize and just make us feel good and youthful from the inside, out. We can feel like a 5... Continue reading
Posted Mar 6, 2018 at suzette roberts
How are you navigating life these days? Because we all have our little chips and bruises and worries and disappointments (in addition to greater wellness), and can still find our... Continue reading
Posted Mar 5, 2018 at suzette roberts
{florals for spring; fabric fancy; Lufthansa on my mind :)} And we're going to take them as often as we can, indulging in as much luxe and vanishing acts possible,... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2018 at suzette roberts
FEBRUARY (ON ROTATION) PART I Twice weekly, I'm usually bustling through this zone between two schools, and as it was a slower travelling day, decided to take a snap of... Continue reading
Posted Feb 27, 2018 at suzette roberts
Because downtime and time away to unwind and recharge is so so important, and because I'm not going to be in the kitchen every single day blending and/ or baking... Continue reading
Posted Feb 22, 2018 at suzette roberts
Home is such an integral part of our lives, and way more than just a place to rest our heads. It's where the potential fullness of who we are and... Continue reading
Posted Feb 19, 2018 at suzette roberts
{slaughtered(!) winter vs. toronto} How's your week been? I hope well, and with at least a good laugh tucked in there somewhere. It's been the talk all around the city,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 14, 2018 at suzette roberts
A few recent reads and more from around the web... ... 10 Ways to make our day more meaningful. ... Rest in peace, power and pleasure John Mahoney. ... The... Continue reading
Posted Feb 13, 2018 at suzette roberts
This winter, my usual peachy-punchy 24-7 lip colour go-to, got an unexpected change that I never saw coming. I usually select a new colour balm for our colder seasons and... Continue reading
Posted Feb 11, 2018 at suzette roberts
Chocolate anyone? Yes, please(!) and lots of it as we get closer and closer to this year's Valentine's Day, next week. These little chocolate pots are super easy to make... Continue reading
Posted Feb 8, 2018 at suzette roberts
It almost sounds like a wildcard kind of question, and for some, it could be. But, hopefully, we'll be into all things virtuous, in favour of lifting the human spirit... Continue reading
Posted Feb 5, 2018 at suzette roberts
{the perfect touch of grace right about now; every unfolding detail of it; nature always hits the spot; thanks Caitlyn!} This week, I thought about another phase of life-- the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2018 at suzette roberts
What are you reading these days? And do share. I'm working on reading more during 2018, but books with more depth. While my movie, series, and channel selections hone in... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2018 at suzette roberts
Friday's (lighter) Cod Fish Fry (not breaded) It's easy to call them every week staples as they sure play that healthier role week after week in our world. And during... Continue reading
Posted Jan 26, 2018 at suzette roberts
What's your shoe toe-style go-to? Do you even have a favourite, or pretty much go with a colour and/ or fabric that blends well with your preferred fashion style? Decades... Continue reading
Posted Jan 24, 2018 at suzette roberts
{creamed potato carb craze this past week; oodles of fresh salted butter and cream} It's been a fully-loaded week of police investigations and media reveals here and around our world... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2018 at suzette roberts
Thanks so much Xeens! Yes, it's a really big year for you and you deserve all wonderful things. Love all your focuses for this year and I can so relate to being too nervous to raise your hand in class. :) I was the same, and sure enough for the love of education became a teacher. Now they can't get me off the stage. I have a lot to say. haha And yes, we 'needs' the water for healthy living. All good things little lady! Love you so much. xx
This month, I've been enjoying my evening milk tea at supper time like never before-- with a quarter of a teaspoon of this elixir. It takes everything to the next... Continue reading
Posted Jan 15, 2018 at suzette roberts
For decades now, I've written shortened versions of this simple and savoured family casserole recipe on little squares of paper, napkins, sticky notes, in pocket diaries--, and even the name... Continue reading
Posted Jan 11, 2018 at suzette roberts
HIGHLIGHTS IN GOLD A little colourful elevation for our new week, and with all our teachers and younger ones now back into the full(er) swing of things school-wise and such.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2018 at suzette roberts
{one windy snow-hazed afternoon; 'made these gorgeous crinkle cookies just for fun} Now that we're all dressed like bandits for outdoor travels with our deep-freeze elements in the north (Florida... Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2018 at suzette roberts
Thanks Emily. All good things and another truth: good health is the new wealth. Have a lovely year too.
... which I wholeheartedly believe, makes it everything. Happy New Year! Welcome, and welcome some more! :) I hope you had a wonderfully relaxing holiday and that our new year... Continue reading
Posted Jan 1, 2018 at suzette roberts