• Lifestyle Motherhood

    organizing toys

    The chaos that is a house with little children. Stepping on random lego is a serious parenting hazard! Before the boys were born I had this vision of a beautiful playroom and nursery, where everything…

    May 3, 2017
  • Lifestyle Travel

    my vacation beauty essentials

    I brought a lot of makeup with me on this Mexico trip because I was doing my best friend’s makeup for her wedding. With all the options I had with me, these are the…

    April 24, 2017
  • Food Lifestyle Travel

    postcard from mexico

    My best friend got married this past week in Rivera Maya, Mexico. Friends and family traveled down and stayed at the Azul Fives Resort to be with her on her special day. Here is my…

    April 20, 2017
  • Confessions Motherhood

    a love letter to first time mothers

    Several of my friends are currently pregnant with their first and some who’ve recently had their little bundle of joy. As I watch them navigate the changes their bodies are going through, their emotional ups…

    April 7, 2017
  • Lifestyle

    six favorite makeup brushes

    As a mom of two kids, I don’t often wear makeup. But when I do it has to be quick and easy. Having a good arsenal of brushes will keep your makeup application smooth and effective.…

    April 3, 2017
  • Motherhood

    mommy tips: paint day!

    The boys are 2.5 years old and at an age where they can sit still enough to paint. I bought some supplies, covered everything as best as I could and hoped my home wouldn’t…

    March 31, 2017
  • Food Lifestyle

    french madeleines

    French Madeleines are easily my most favourite sweet to eat. Buttery, spongey, perfect with a cup of tea or coffee. Their nostalgic vanilla flavour base, their warm cakey texture are heavenly. These little cakes…

    March 30, 2017
  • Featured Food Lifestyle

    throwing a bridal shower

    Many of my closest girlfriends are married and we’ve become pretty good at throwing Bridal Showers. We just hosted one for one of our best friends. It had a  slight Parisian flair and these are…

    March 28, 2017
  • Confessions Motherhood

    i hated pregnacy

    Yup, that’s true. I hated pregnancy. When we found out we were expecting, I was overjoyed and excited. We’ve always wanted children and were actively trying. While being ecstatic about the prospect of having…

    March 22, 2017