"holidays were made for reading and remembering the things that are worth repeating" -- Sarah Harmer There’s nothing like reading book while soaking in the vitamin D in the summertime. I also did a bit of travelling this summer which meant I always needed a book on hand. I'm just realizing now that I … Continue reading summer reads
I'm not too picky about alcoholic beverages - if I'm asked what I want to drink at someone's house, my response is usually, "whatever you're having". However, since my recent huge, crazy, life-altering decision to cut out sugar, I've become more selective. I really enjoy Social Lites (grapefruit and lime are the best flavours) but … Continue reading rose gin for the win
This time last year, Matt and I were just returning from our trip to Paris. Matt had already been a number of times and I'd always dreamed of going one day. It was kind of on a whim that we decided to book our flights last summer - the timing was right so we just … Continue reading we’ll always have paris!
These shoes are a staple in my wardrobe - they're so versatile and go with so many outfits. I love the classic, simple look of them, but I was thinking about a fun way to spruce them up a bit. All it took was a $2 piece of tulle ribbon which I found at Dolan's … Continue reading put a bow on it
I'm sure I'm not the only one who feels like summer is flying by. I've been cherishing this beautiful weather and spending as much time outdoors and in the water as possible (and slathering on the SPF 60!). Last Friday my mom and I enjoyed some live music in Centennial Park in Eganville and on … Continue reading sweet valley life lately
As much as I love the idea of letting Chase and Oscar sleep in our bed, Matt and I just never have a good sleep when we do. Not to mention all the dog hair (there's just so much dog hair!!). For a long time, we'd have them sleep on the floor next to us … Continue reading double doggy bed
Last weekend I took the train to Toronto to attend a work lunch and to visit my friends. It was a whirlwind of a time and I got my fill of the city in four busy days. I had lots on my agenda - I visited my friends, saw Oceans 8 (so good, highly recommend!), … Continue reading sweet valley in the city