How to: Fix a Valentine’s Day Fail

Did your Valentine’s Day not go as planned? We’ve all been there. Whether something went awry, didn’t happen at all or you stayed home to wallow, we’ve all got a story of a Valentine’s Day Fail. My favourite cute-fail? My former roomie had been dating her now-longterm boyfriend for only…

5 ways to celebrate love this week

I plan to win you over, whether you’re in the all-things-pink-and-sparkly camp or whether you’d rather avoid the over-commercialized, Hallmark holiday all together. While we shouldn’t need a reminder to love love, it’s certainly nice to have one. Here are 5 ways to celebrate all types of love this week.…

Trinkets & Tokens

With a week to go until the big day, it’s time to stock up on all the pretty things for yourself and the ladies in your life. Whether you’re a big spender or just hoping to brighten a friend’s day with a little token, there’s something perfect waiting below. For…

A little (OK, huge) life update + giveaway

I’ll cut to the chase: you’re going to be hearing a lot more a weddings around here. We’re engaged! It’s been about a week and a half now and I still can’t believe it actually happened. We’ve been talking about getting engaged since our second date (creepy then, adorable now)…

Valentine’s Day Guide 2012

With Valentine’s Day less than a week away, it’s time to start thinking of all the little details that will make the day special – whether you’re single or attached. For me, that means wearing a ton of red, pink and glitter…and painting my nails to match. Nail artiste or…

holidays: the relationship shark tank

It doesn’t matter if you’ve been dating for a month or a year – the holidays can be the proverbial relationship shark tank (Kudos to Kelsey Perry-Carlsen for the term!). At this time of year, you and your significant other will go from party to party, meeting family and friends…

My Favourite Book

And to this day, when everything breaks, you are the anchor that holds me And that is why we’ll always make it How I know your face, all the ways you move, you come in, I can read you You’re my favourite book All the things you say, the way…