The 7 Best Advent Calendars of 2018

If you flip a switch at 12:01 on November 1, you’re not alone. I won’t go full Christmas until closer to mid-November, but let’s just say I freed a few of our decorations from the basement this past weekend. Bring on the hot cocoa, cheesy Hallmark Christmas films and holiday…

DIY it! | Pom-Pom Wreath

My friend Steph and I are the kind of people who stroll through home decor stores and nonchalantly state, “Oh, I could totally make that”. We happened upon a variety of be-feathered and lushly pom-pom’d holiday decor items during an early fall peruse of one of our favourite shops and…

Holiday Gift Guide 2017: Splurge + Delight

Haven’t started your holiday shopping yet? You don’t need to pout – endless options for those on your list are here. Whether you’re looking to spend a little or a lot, there’s something for everyone (and, if you’re so inclined, a few holiday goodies you’ll probably want for yourself). This…

The Best Advent Calendars to buy in 2017

You’ll have to forgive me – I know it’s much too soon to be talking holiday, but if you don’t get your paws on these non-traditional advent calendars now, you might miss out! Rounding up my favourite advent calendars is my favourite way to kick off the pre-holiday season. There’s…

Last-Minute Gifts That Don’t Suck

Did the holidays sneak up on anyone else this year? 2016 has flown by, but the lead up to Christmas has felt especially fast! If you’ve found yourself staring down Christmas Eve with an empty tree, don’t stress. It’s completely possible for a last-minute gift to feel just the opposite:…

Best Beauty Gifts: Holiday Gift Guide 2016

Shopping for the beauty lover in your life can be tough: chances are, she’s already picked up that latest must-have item! I’ve pulled together a list of must-have beauty gifts that she might not think to buy herself. It shouldn’t shock you that I have one of each of my…

12 Stocking Stuffers Under $50

We take stocking stuffers seriously around here. Mike’s family tradition is to fill stockings to the brim with lots of fun goodies from “Santa”, a mix of high and lower-value items. So if you’ve guessed that I fit in just fine, you’d be correct – I love to shop for…