Lately I can’t seem to figure out this work/life balance thing. It sways one way then the other never finding a middle ground. In the chaos of life the blog is always the first thing to go and this is the most disappointing to me because it’s what I love… Read More

The Ring

Finding our way to being engaged and deciding to get married, didn’t go the way I had imagined.  I always thought it would be a surprise and I’d be swept off my feet.  The thing about love, like real love, it sweeps you off your feet from the very beginning… Read More

DIY Ottoman

When I decided to make over our front door area I wanted a small stool.  I saw this Nate Berkus Fringe Stool and fell in love.  It was only $25, perfect! Only problem was it couldn’t ship to Canada and was sold out in every store close to me.  Then… Read More

Raspberry Cocktail Recipe

I love summertime!  The flowers appear, the sun starts shining and it’s time to take the party outside!  Making a feature cocktail for parties big or small is something I enjoy doing!  It’s an easy way to  have a fancy drink without worrying about making them while hosting a party.  Best part about this… Read More

Patio Makeover

As I was sitting down to put this blog post together I realized I never took a before photo of our patio space!  Sometimes I get too excited to start a project and forget important steps, like before photos, this isn’t the first time.  I can tell you I had… Read More

Bringing the Party Outside

Is summer almost here?  We’ve had a long winter and I am looking forward to sunshine and outdoor dining!  I’ve always been very lucky to have homes with outdoor spaces, from living in a small apartment with a tiny deck to a rental with a yard to our current townhouse with a lovely… Read More