I love treating myself to flowers - it's a splurge that I can rationalize more often than not. I figure they are especially worth it since I work from home and can basically enjoy their beauty 24/7, they brighten up our house and I literally smile every time I walk by them or catch a … Continue reading everything’s coming up pink roses
I honestly never wanted a dog – let alone two! But Chase and Oscar have stolen my heart and now I can’t imagine my life without them. Matt got Chase when he was just a pup (they were both just pups) while he was studying abroad in China. I know… who gets a dog while … Continue reading chase and oscar
I will watch anything and everything starring Amy Schumer - her TV show Inside Amy Schumer has some of the most hilarious skits I’ve ever seen and I can watch her movies Trainwreck and Snatched over and over again. Matt and I also saw her stand up The Leather Special in Ottawa last year (now available on … Continue reading i feel pretty!
I have way too many lip products and I love trying new ones out. I admit I'm pretty picky and I've tried for years to pull off lipstick - but I know that glosses, balms and tints are more my comfort zone. They're moisturizing and add just a hint of colour, so it doesn't matter … Continue reading lip service
I had been saying to Matt for months how nice a bench would look in our entryway and kept hinting that he should make one for me. I got an "I owe you" at Christmastime, and not long after, he had made it for me (#whineandyoushallreceive). He left the paint job up to me, and … Continue reading entryway bench three ways
This past weekend was Easter and it was filled with family, friends and lots of chocolate. My mornings were spent baking treats and my evenings were spent catching up with family and friends who were in town for the holiday. It was a sunny but chilly few days, but Easter always feels like Spring is … Continue reading it’s all in the details – easter weekend
Hello Friends! I'm so excited that you've stopped by to visit my blog. I've wanted to start this blog for quite a some time now, and I finally decided to actually do it!! I'm looking forward to sharing (what I hope will be) inspiring content as I experience all the great things living in the … Continue reading Welcome!