Travel | La Boca – The Colourful Houses in Buenos Aires’ Open Air Museum


La Boca - Mannequins

The La Boca Neighborhood – or more particularly “El Caminito” street at first glance looks like a wonderful tourist neighborhood where you can find bright colourful houses, tango, museums and art. It is listed as a must see in Buenos Aires. It is an interesting area to visit, and I found that knowing its history can make your visit a lot more meaningful. We were fortunate to have had a quick history lesson on the area, from the management team at our hotel, prior to going. Here’s what we learned…

Fashion | Girly With an Edge


I’m a HUGE fan of tulle skirts. I’m not going to lie, every time I see one,  I am reminded of my 8 year old, birthday party self. When I found this pretty grey/lavender tulle skirt I loved the colour and layers, but wanted to wear it without looking like an 8 year old ballerina. Cue the leather. Pairing a leather coat…

Make Your Own Weathered Wood Headboard


A headboard is one of the quickest ways to make a master bedroom feel complete and, dare I say it, more “adult”. It can also add much needed design elements to your room. But… finding the right headboard to match your combined style can be expensive and not to mention time consuming!  We decided that making our own headboard was…

2016: A Year in Review!


“For last year’s words belong to last year’s language and next year’s words await another voice.” – T.S. Elliot New Year’s Eve is always a time to sit and reflect on the past year – the good, the bad and the madness! It’s a time to be thankful for making it through it all. A time to hold close the ones you…