My New Office, That Once Was

When I started working from home I was super excited to decorate my own office. I had a tight budget so I knew it would be a work in progress, but I was ok with that. And then my 4-year-old decided to become a teenager overnight, and evict me from the comforts of my own […]

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Sage’s Toddler Bedroom Update

My girls have been sharing a bedroom for almost 2 years, and they loved it so much I expected it to stay that way for a while. Which is why I was surprised when Sienna asked to move into my office to have her own bedroom recently. At first I thought it would pass, but […]

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6 Tips to Planning a Private Wedding Ceremony

Francis and I were engaged for 4.5 years before finally getting married. It’s not that we had doubts or couldn’t find the right location, it’s because we couldn’t figure out how a traditional wedding fit into our vision of what we wanted, and the budget we wanted to spend. Early on in our relationship we […]

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DIY Wedding Bouquet

Our wedding was not unlike many where we had a budget to adhere to. Going into the planning phase I wanted to keep the wedding simple and organic feeling, but there were a few items that were a must; Flowers was definitely one of those items. I’m usually welcoming of a DIY project, and love to […]

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Gift Ideas for the Home – Shop Local

It’s the final day of my Shop Local gift guides. Come back tomorrow afternoon for a giveaway announcement. I have a small obsession with bowls, and these porcelain bowls from Epinette Noire are easy to fit-in in any kitchen. Made in Quebec. Spices and condiments have never looked so sexy as that do in these […]

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Gift Ideas for Him – Shop Local

In case you missed it yesterday, I started a 4 day series featuring Christmas gift ideas made locally. Men deserve beautiful skin too. The Rugged Gentleman face mist from Happy Spritz is a great way to tell him he’s both tough and beautiful, located in Vancouver, BC and California. Don’t let him sip a drink wrapped […]

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