The Holiday Season: What presents do you remember getting as a kid?

The winter holiday season is descending upon us quickly. Red and green is popping up all over stores, the mall parking lot is even busier than normal and I’m fairly certain Crate and Barrel had a Christmas tree up back in October. Have you started shopping? Are you stressed out? What exactly are your kids asking […]

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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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Eyeing Up: Cookbooks!

Something I absolutely love to buy, even though they really aren’t a necessity (the best things aren’t, am I right?)  is cookbooks. Even though we’re now in the age of the internet and you can find pretty much anything with a quick search on Google or even Pinterest, I still buy cookbooks because they give […]

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Spring/Easter Dinner Planning

I love to plan. I make lists, Pinterest boards, save photos and links, this is a full on part of my OCD and I’m okay with it (mostly). One of my most favourite things to plan is holiday meals. I usually start planning out the menu a few weeks in advance and I just do […]

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March Favourites | 2017

As it comes to an end, I thought I’d share a few of my favourite things from the past month. This month has been better for me than the others. I have had a very rough pregnancy so far and things are starting to look up. This month I started finding the joy in little things again […]

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Splurge and Scrimp

I think it’s really interesting to see what things are most and least important to others. Everyone is so different and it’s so fun to see those differences. Here’s our splurges and scrimps! SPLURGE Photography/Photographers This one is at the top of my list and very important to me. Pictures are my most prized possession […]

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A Spring Wishlist

I’m so excited for Spring and light and no snow! To celebrate, here’s a little Spring Wishlist I’ve put together for myself. I’m in desperate need of new shoes and I think I’ve narrowed it down to these Adidas. They are super different than what I would normally pick out and I’m excited about that! […]

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Guide to Calgary: Lush Chinook Centre

My family and I made a trip to Chinook Centre specifically to visit the new Lush Cosmetics store and it did not disappoint! As soon as I stepped through the doors of the mall the familiar scent of Lush filled my nose. We made our way down to the new location which is located on […]

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Style Evolution

I’m 25, so I have little-medium life experience at this point. Today I’m here to talk style evolution and growing up, and I’d love to hear your stories and advice on this as well. When do people start dressing differently? Is it a conscious choice? Is it a slow evolution? Do people start hitting 25 […]

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