Parenting a Child with ADHD

Brackley Beach, PEI

For me, parenting a child with ADHD has often felt like trying to tame the ocean. Wild, whirling, at times catastrophic, always beautiful. It will take your breath away with its magnificence but keep your head above water or you’ll drown instead. Its waves will bring you to your knees, it has to power to […]

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Charlottetown Restaurant Tour with the Murphy Hospitality Group

Lobster Roll - Sims Corner Seakhouse

It’s no secret that I like to eat, so when the Murphy Hospitality Group (MHG) approached me with a possible partnership, it was a no-brainer. If you’ve never heard of MHG, here’s a little bit of background: in 1980, owners Kevin Murphy and his wife Kathy opened their first restaurant. Fast forward to today and […]

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Photo Journal of PEI 2020

Oysters from Sim's Corner - Cashmere & Cocktails

Every summer, we load the kids in the car and head to Prince Edward Island. My partner’s family owns a farm in DeSable and a cottage in Brackley, and I’m insanely thankful to have the opportunity to spend time so much time there. My in-laws are also the sweetest people on the planet, and don’t […]

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One Year Blogiversary!

Blogiversary - Cashmere & Cocktails

Cashmere & Cocktails is one, y’all! While I’d hoped to be getting tanked in our backyard with friends for the occasion, the pandemic stunted all in-person plans and we will be having virtual drinks instead. You win some, you lose some, folks! It’s hard to believe that it’s only been 12 months since the blog’s […]

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Healthy Dog Treat Recipe

Healthy Dog Treat Recipe - Cashmere & Cocktails

Over the holidays, I decided to make healthy dog treats. This may seem odd considering I don’t own a dog (for the record, I regularly wish that weren’t the case) but I tend to live vicariously through my friends’ furry critters. Enter Brando and Ollie. Brando, a dark grey Schnauzer mix, is what most would […]

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Why I Almost Said No to Being My Sister’s Wedding Photographer

Why I Almost Said No to Being My Sister's Wedding Photographer - Cashmere & Cocktails

For those of you who don’t know me on a personal level, I use to be a wedding photographer. Then life threw me a pretty significant curveball and I went on hiatus. And by hiatus, I actually mean quit. I stopped dead in my tracks. Not only did I quit wedding photography, I quit photography […]

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