5 Easy Fall Upgrades

Toronto is clinging to summer in a serious way – hello, 40-degree days + crazy humidity! – but I’m craving crisp, cool air and cozy cashmere sweaters. It’s happened slowly, but I can feel the fall nesting kicking in. If you’re also cozying up and hunkering down for the best…

Sneak Peek: HomeSense Privé [+ $100 giveaway!]

One of my favourite pastimes is heading to one of my favourite HomeSense locations for a quick peruse. OK, who am I kidding…it’s usually at least an hourlong trip. Especially if I make it to Laird or Vaughan Mills. But I digress… My reward for a weekend full of organizing…

Foolproof Ice Cream Sandwich Cake [recipe]

Sometimes a dessert just changes you. You have it once and suddenly you crave it at the strangest of times. Nothing else compares. That’s how I wound up making this craving-worthy cake for a little pool party we hosted a few weeks back. I first had it last summer when my…

Frosé All Day [recipe]

There comes a time in every internetters life where something will absolutely consume you. My first time was that Kate Spade necklace you’ve seen me wearing a million times. One tiny suggestion on Instagram and I couldn’t sleep until I had it. Well, let’s just say this summer’s obsession is…

Quick, Creamy Shrimp Linguine

Weeknight dinners are no easy feat. When I’m on a meal-planning kick and do my grocery shopping, all is right in the world. But then there are those weeks – or months – where you do a quick shop every other day just to get dinner on the table. It’s…

Our 45 sqft Condo Garden

There’s nothing like having only 45sqft of outdoor space to remind you how much you love having a backyard. When we moved into our rental condo after our wedding last June, it took a little while to realize that, hey, we don’t really have some place to hang out, BBQ…

Crispy, Garlicky Shrimp Bake

It’s official: I’ve reached the point in almost-not-newlywed life where I don’t know what to make anymore. When I was freelancing full-time, the possibilities seemed endless. Since I made my own schedule, there was a lot more time for tinkering in the kitchen. Now that I’m back to the 9-to-5,…