Autumn in Alberta

My little family and I hopped in our vehicle last weekend and headed out of the city. What we found was pure, indulgent, Autumn. Going on little day trip drives like this is important for our mental health. It let’s us breathe a bit deeper, clear our minds and we can focus on the bigger […]

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My Autumn Playlist

Autumn is my soul. Colder weather, wood burning fireplaces, pretty yellow leaves and golden light. I love everything about it and I so wish it would last just a bit longer around here. This playlist is something I made years ago, and I’ve been listening to it ever since. I have added a few new […]

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Goodbye Summer

September is such a funny month in Calgary. It’s the in-between. The transition between humid Summer days and brisk Autumn mornings. I am thankful for it, for its golden warmth that breaks up our cold season. For the late nights, the chaotic days and the pretty flowers. Autumn, however, is in my soul. Thank you […]

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Embracing Softness

I’ve spent a long time with an imaginary leather jacket wrapped around me. A hard shell of protection. I wouldn’t show “weakness”, or what I perceived to be weakness at least. I wouldn’t dare cry in front of anyone, even as a little kid. If you leave yourself vulnerable you could get hurt. I figured […]

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A Little Ramble

  “Everything has changed and yet, I am more me than I’ve ever been.” -Iain Thomas I’m currently a bit stagnant. I feel like I’m stuck in the middle between my two selves. The last two weeks I’ve had some eye opening revelations, readings and ideas. I feel like I’m becoming my new self. My […]

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The Sweet & The Sour

(Can you tell I’ve been on an Ed Sheeran kick lately? And by lately I mean forever.) We’re all bombarded every day by pretty pictures of the perfect lives of amazing strangers. Weather your social media of choice be Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest or Snapchat, everyone’s sharing the sweet part of their lives with the world. […]

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Morning Tarot Readings

I’ve been reading my own tarot cards (and my husbands) for a couple years now, on and off. I’ve always felt like I’m pretty accurate, but with kids it can be hard to do things as much as you’d like to. I really want to become very fluent with reading tarot for people because it’s […]

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Picking Baby Names

I’ve loved names for as long as I can remember. When I was little I used to write little stories just so I could pick names for the characters and imagine their lives. I’m a bit on the alternative side some would say, and with that comes unique name ideas for my babies. My husband […]

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Eyeing Up: Eco Friendly & Fair Trade Purses

I’d like to slowly start replacing things in my life with things that are better for the world, the people in it and myself/my family. I’m not going to be getting rid of all my things, but I’m going to make a conscious effort to replace products in my home as needed with more sustainable […]

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Second Baby Shopping

I gave birth to our second baby girl May 10th! Since she’s our second we have most of what we need for her already, clothes, crib, stroller etc and that is so helpful budget wise. However there were a few things we needed to pick up for her as well as a couple we wanted […]

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