Four Ways Vancouverites Can Give Back this Holiday Season  


Giving back to those less fortunate is top of mind throughout the holiday season. Whether you’re in search of Santa, a tree-lit beach walk or a mountain-top view of Howe Sound, these activities boost Christmas spirit while offering an opportunity to give back. Here is a quick round-up of four ways … [Continue reading]

Customize your Self-Care with a Custom Blending Kit (With Giveaway)

Custom blending kit

Self-care is something I've talked about a few times on this blog. It's something I practice everyday, no matter how busy I am. I use diffusers to scent the air with my favourite essential oils or blends, I have baths at least twice a week (except during the summer months), and I give myself hand … [Continue reading]

5 Reasons to Add Colouring Books to your Self-Care Toolkit


As a child, I used to sit on the floor and colour in my colouring books on the coffee table most weekend mornings, if not throughout the day. I loved … [Continue reading]

Five Ways to Style Performance Denim Jeans from Dish and Duer

Dish and Duer Technical Denim

Other than when I have to go to work (outside the home), I wear jeans most of the time. I prefer to just pack jeans with me when I travel, since … [Continue reading]

Dirt Devil 360 Reach Vacuum

Dirt Devil 360 Vacuum

We all have our least favourite chores. And maybe our favourite. Maybe? I, personally, don't like lugging around a heavy vacuum or using a broom to … [Continue reading]

Art: A Visual History

DK Gift Boutique

As an art history major, I naturally have several art history textbooks on my shelf from my university days. Why, then was I excited to have the DK … [Continue reading]

Celebrate Loved Ones with a Fall Harvest Dinner #lifesbettertogether #Evite

Fall Harvest Dinner

During the warm months of the year, I like to go for walks with my loved ones—along the seawall, in forested parks, and on hiking trails—but when it … [Continue reading]

Top 10 Daytime Date Ideas

top 10 daytime date ideas

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #OilChange #CollectiveBias Maybe taking … [Continue reading]

Nature’s Path Celebrates Organic Week (Plus $100 Gift Box Giveaway Canada/US)

Nature's Path

For Nature's Path, every week is Organic Week. Their products, which range from Qi'a Superfoods Bars; to delicious cereal (for children and adults … [Continue reading]

Have your own Mexican Fiesta! #Giveaway #VivaTortillas


My recent Mexican Fiesta was a huge hit. My guests enjoyed tasting the varieties of Pringles Tortillas available: Original, Zesty Ranch, and Nacho … [Continue reading]