Want AWESOME HEALTHY RECIPES? Look no further!

My father, Roger Hootman, just joined the WordPress community and created his own foodie blog! He is a stellar cook. Unbelievable. And the majority of his meals are healthy, high-fuel, and low-fat. Follow his blog for some of the best recipes of your life, and check out his first post below!   Homemade Yogurt. It’s Easier Than […]

Here We Go Again…

Turns out one race for charity wasn’t enough, so I’m back for Magical Miles Part Deux: Two Hoots, Three Races! Yup, I’ve signed up for the Disney Princess Half Weekend Glass Slipper Challenge AND Princess 5K, and I’ve roped Mama Hootman, who has never run a race in her life, into doing BOTH the Princess […]

Disney Quote of the Day

“Salagadoola, mechika boola, bibbidi bobbidi boo!” – Fairy Godmother, Cinderella Because sometimes, we just need to forget all the proper stuff and spout a bit of nonsense to make the magic happen! Be silly this week, guys! Be a Fairy Godmother (or Godfather!) yourself and donate. BONUS PICTURE! Here’s me with the lady herself:

(Belated) Disney Quote of the Week!

I was so wrapped up in my first day of rehearsals last week that I forgot to post! Here it is – a short and sweet one!: “Today is a good day to try.” – Quasimodo, The Hunchback of Notre Dame Oh, Quasi! Ever the optimist! And how right you are! Often we get clouded […]

Monday Motivation: Disney Quote of the Week!

“The only thing predictable about life is its unpredictability.” – Remy, Ratatouille Too right, Remy! This quote resonates with me this week! Life is unpredictable and while it’s important to build structure into our lives, sometimes we gotta just go with the flow. We must be grounded but also flexible and open to what life […]

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Disney Quote of the Day is back!

I’m gonna start regularly doing Disney quotes posts again, except now they’ll be a Monday feature! What better to motivate you through your week than some Disney inspiration? I honestly do not know! “Trials and tribulations, I’ve had my share. There ain’t nothin’ gonna stop me now ’cause I’m almost there!” – Tiana, The Princess […]

Your Karmic Mission, Should You Choose To Accept…

Happy International Day of Peace! I’m very excited to say that I’ll be celebrating the day with a karmic yoga class in the afternoon benefiting another one of my favourite charitable organisations, Amnesty International! But you don’t need to donate to a charity or do anything particularly bendy to celebrate peace today! Just complete these […]