Sienna Vittoria Asselin


Sienna is an Ottawa-based freelance lifestyle journalist with a love for all things bookish and historical. She’s happiest when she is cooking dinner with her husband, watching children’s cartoons (by herself), and when she's buried under a pile of dusty books, chipping away at her thesis on seventeenth-century women’s history.

Children’s Books That Celebrate Multiculturalism

By Sienna Vittoria Asselin / June 1, 2023

Looking to explore the diversity of cultures, languages, and food traditions in our country? Here are a few fantastic picks for your next bedtime story.

Kids Books for Women's History Month

10 Children’s Books for Women’s History Month

By Sienna Vittoria Asselin / March 6, 2023

Celebrate the impact women have had in shaping the history of our nation and beyond with these kids’ books for Women’s History Month.

6 New Books for Your Spring Reading List - SavvyMom

6 New Books to Read this Spring

By Sienna Vittoria Asselin / February 28, 2023

Here’s 6 new books you can take to read on the park bench while your kids play, to enjoy during a lazy day picnic, or to just curl up on the couch with.

Best New Books for Winter 2022 - SavvyMom

Best New Books for Winter Reads

By Sienna Vittoria Asselin / December 6, 2022

Here are the best new books for winter, from celebrity tell-all essays to WWII historical fiction to modern poetry to a suspenseful thriller.

Everything You Need This Holiday Season from Carters | OshKosh

By Sienna Vittoria Asselin / November 15, 2022

It’s the time of year you’ve been waiting for—the lead up to the holidays! Don’t just throw on something red and call it a day, Carter’s | OshKosh makes it easy to dress up with their holiday shop.

10 Toys Your Kids Will Never Get Tired of Playing With (and Won’t Break the Bank)

By Sienna Vittoria Asselin / October 20, 2022

No matter how hard we try to stick to a budget these days, it seems like we’re paying more than…

Must-Read New Books for Fall 2022 - SavvyMom

Must-Read New Books for Fall 2022

By Sienna Vittoria Asselin / September 4, 2022

Here are this fall’s must-read new books to add to your reading list—just for fun, no essays or tests involved, we promise.

Start the School Year in Style with These Must-Haves from Carter’s

By Sienna Vittoria Asselin / August 27, 2022

Read on for a peek at the season’s back-to-school must-haves that you’ll want to add to your shopping list.

5 Summer Cookbooks to Inspire Your Next BBQ or Picnic

By Sienna Vittoria Asselin / July 23, 2021

Sharing a meal outdoors with loved ones is one of my favourite ways to enjoy warm weather. These summer cookbooks have recipes to inspire my next soirée.

New Books To Add To Your Winter Reading List

By Sienna Vittoria Asselin / December 16, 2020

This winter, take a trip back in time to 1670s England, dive into emotional family dramas, and give yourself an adrenaline rush with the latest dark and twisty thrillers.