Real Talk: My Pregnancy Journey


The journey to motherhood is such a unique and personal experience. There are emotions that come up that you never thought were possible. So often we hear only the positive side of things that we feel ashamed or afraid when our emotions don’t line up to what is “expected”. We had always joked about what our future “daughter” could look like…

“Putting Yourself Out There”: Leaving the Doubt and Fear Behind


“Inside every woman, is a crazy girl. And we all know what I’m talking about. That part of you that is entangled with insecurities, fears, and absolute insanity! The art of femininity lies in the molding, pounding, and defeating of that crazy girl on a daily basis! Look at any woman, and you’re looking at a woman fighting a daily…

Fashion | In My Shopping Cart – Summer 2017 Edition


Summer 2017 Shopping Trends One of the things I look forward to on some weekends (ok,  let’s be honest, most weekends) is going shopping or sitting at home with a coffee and online shopping for things that I’ve been crushing on for the last week or month. There are so many summer trends and fashion items I’m loving right now!…

Devonian Botanical Gardens

Edmonton Devonian Botanic Gardens


The University of Alberta Botanic Gardens (formerly the Devonian Botanic Gardens) had a delayed start this year with our late Edmonton spring. We visited on their second weekend for our 1 year anniversary day date.   While everything was not yet in full bloom,  it was such a lovely place to visit. As you stroll down the pathways and through the gardens it’s beautiful and kind of…

Home Office Inspiration


Whether you’re an entrepreneur working from home, or just need a quiet corner to create and plan, here are some home offices that have inspired me, and hopefully you, to create a chic work space of your own!

Suede Tassel Earrings


One accessory trend that I’ve noticed  is everywhere this year is tassels! Whether they’re beaded, metallic or suede, tassel earrings are a great statement with any outfit. I wanted to share how I made these super easy suede tassel earrings. No crafting experience necessary! Materials: Soft suede cording lace 2 fishhook earwire hooks 2 leather cord end caps needle nose…

Fashion | Plaid & Stripes – Mixed Prints Made Easy


Happy Tuesday! The weather here has been less than ideal the past couple of weeks. It has snowed the last two weekends, which has put a serious damper on spring outfits. The cold weather has felt more like fall, so naturally my mind goes to plaid as a Canadian cold weather staple.

How to Turn a Spare Bedroom Into a Dream Walk in Closet


If you’re a girl who loves clothes and shoes and has built up a considerable wardrobe there’s no doubt at some point you’ve run into the issue of not enough space for storage! When I fell in love with my little 1940’s bungalow, I had to come to terms with the fact that a standard walk in closet was not in…

5 Spring 2017 Fashion Trends to Shop Now


With the snow finally melted and the temperatures warming up,  it’s officially time to break out the spring clothes! This spring seems to be all about feminine details like ruffles,  bows, florals, and blush pink.  These items are currently in my shopping cart. I can’t wait to bare my shoulders and sport my favorite colour with some of these items on…