Three Southern Alberta coffee stops for your road trip this summer

I am a coffee lover and no, generally the fast-food coffee won’t do. In previous posts I have noted my favourites in Calgary but, there are some great little coffee stops in small towns in southern Alberta. Here are three that I would recommend stopping at on your next road trip! 1. Station Coffee Co. […]

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New Food Contributor: Laura!

Some exciting news! My good friend Laura has agreed to contribute her delicious recipes to the blog! She is an amazing cook and definitely helped keep me alive when we were roommates in University. It was great to live with her because whenever she would procrastinate doing school work, she would bake. Score for her […]

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Benefits of Dandelions

There has been a lot of debate about how to get rid of dandelions where I live. People hate them, they are an eye sore, and they won’t go away. I personally don’t have a problem with the things. They aren’t that ugly to me and I don’t get the obsession with a perfectly manicured […]

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Three blogs I’m reading right now

I always love discovering new lifestyle blogs to read! Here are a few that I am enjoying right now! 1. Little Lights of Mine Ok, so I am a Steph Curry fan and I am so excited for the game tonight! (NBA finals). I was so happy to stumble upon this blog by his wife, […]

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Q & A WITH LOCAL JEWELRY DESIGNER AND OWNER OF SALT WATER TEA

LOCAL JEWELRY DESIGNER, NICOLE BRACEY TALKS LOCAL FOOD, EVERY DAY INSPIRATION AND OF COURSE HER AWESOME DESIGNS A few months ago, a friend and I were browsing through a local, independent market in the city called Market Collective. The market occurs on one weekend every two months and its purpose is to promote local arts and culture, […]

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My favourite less toxic, skin perfecting products

As I have talked about in previous posts, my skin is not exactly perfect. It has been a struggle to find products that actually help it instead of harm it. It has been hard to find products that will help to hide some flaws on my face without having to pile on so much make […]

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My Top 3 Favourite Pieces from Stella and Dot’s Fall Preview Collection

Stella and Dot’s new Fall Preview Collection includes many versatile pieces which stay true to the Stella and Dot design. They continue their commitment to providing customers with the ability to wear their jewellery multiple ways. This new preview has a lot of elements that are nautical-inspired for the fall, which for some, leads into […]

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Cleaning with essential oils

I am kind of the queen of anxieties when it comes to chemicals…don’t worry, I’m talking to a therapist. Most of my fears are probably irrational and take worst case scenario to the max but I am just not comfortable cleaning with things that could potentially be harmful to my health, or my family’s health. […]

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Simple Spiral Salad

I have been interested in spiralizing for quite a while now but I had never purchased a spiralizer. Last week, I finally decided to bite the bullet and test one out. I am a fan of eating raw food but zucchini was never my favourite vegetable. I mean if eating deep fried zucchini blossoms counts, […]

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