Five New Ed Sheeran Songs that Test Whether You Have a Heart

Aside from the fact that he is ridiculously talented and his music gets trapped in your head whether you like it or not, 24-year-old Ed Sheeran seems to have a soul that’s at least as old as the record player.… Continue Reading

We The Fentons: Views From The Family Vlog

Like many kids these days, my 10 year old son Chase is addicted to Youtube.  He’s only allowed to use the iPad on weekends, in common spaces of the house (ie. not alone in his bedroom), and with strict filtering mode… Continue Reading

How Spadina Museum Takes Nuit Blanche Beyond…

It’s that time of year again; when those last few bittersweet moments of lingering summer warmth remind us that we are just one week away from the one-and-only, Nuit Blanche. If you aren’t yet familiar with Nuit Blanche Toronto, since… Continue Reading

Slow-Cooker Steak Tacos with Mango Pico De Gallo

It’s Taco night at Casa Fenton!  Slow-cooker steak tacos with mango pico de gallo; one of my fave dinners to make, and a big winner with the kids too, because they love the whole ‘build-your-own’ aspect, and I find that they… Continue Reading

Canna-Pie: Lift Expo & The Leading Ladies In Canadian Cannabis

For medicinal marijuana enthusiasts in Toronto, the last week was an eventful one (to say the least).  Just two days before the Lift Cannabis Expo came to town, Toronto police executed the largest targeted arrest operation in Canadian history (officially… Continue Reading

How We Made A DIY Chalkboard

For years I’ve held onto this stunning old gold wooden frame that once housed a beautiful landscape oil painting over my grandparent’s mantel.  I always loved the frame, but given its size, I could never find the right piece of… Continue Reading