My Beautycounter Must Haves and 20% off site-wide!

**I will be compensated for purchases made through the links on this page.  I talk a lot on this blog about why I feel it is important to know what is in the products that you are using and there is no better time than now to try some! Have you been eyeing Beautycounter for […]

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Amazing Cleansing Balm

Are you a Beautycounter Band of Beauty member yet? If not you should be! Join and spend $175CAD/$150USD and get this amazing multi-purpose product for just $58 CAD/$48 USD – regular price $94 CAD. The band of beauty membership gives 15 per cent rewards back on purchases and free shipping on orders over $125! This […]

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Meatless Monday Spots in YYC

Many articles, studies, health experts and even vegan athletes show that limiting meat consumption is  good for our health and many studies also show that it is good for the environment. According to the article, Eat less meat to avoid dangerous global warming, scientists say, in the Guardian, cutting meat consumption would also cut worldly […]

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Favourite foodie spots in Calgary

So, I love food, I mean who doesn’t? Really? In recent years, Calgary or, yyc as it is now more readily referred to as, has become quite the culinary hub. There are so many fantastic places to eat and I thought that I would share a few of my favourites. From top to bottom: Village […]

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My Favourite Etsy Shops for Baby Items

So, I hadn’t really ventured to purchase too many things on Etsy prior to buying baby items. I had always browsed the site and loved everything I saw, but I was so nervous to actually pull the trigger and order something! Well, I couldn’t resist any longer and I could not be more happy with […]

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Bump Day: Nursery Update!

With just over nine weeks to go, things are coming together. We still have to hang up the artwork that makes this nursery a “woodland” theme. Getting excited and anxious! Here a few of my favourite buys so far. Apple Cheeks Cloth Diapers I am so excited to try cloth diapering and while I have […]

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Whimsical Maternity Photo Shoot

A few weeks ago my friend and exceptionally talented photographer Lisa MacDougall, formerly Taylor of Lisa Taylor Photography did an awesome maternity shoot for me. It was totally perfect as I have been basically talking about wanting a flower crown for months and I love the whimsical forest stylized shoot. I felt incredibly pampered and […]

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New Calgary consignment store caters specifically to men

When it comes to shopping, consignment stores have never been my first thought but one local Calgary boutique is changing my shopping thought process. Rhoda’s Consignment in Okotoks and Expressions by Rhoda in Calgary offer high-end, quality consignment finds. I want to place the emphasis on the quality as this is of utmost importance to owner […]

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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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A few blogs I’m currently into

I remember a journalism professor I had always emphasizing that in order to become a better writer, you had to read good writing.I would say the same applies generally to blogging. I always enjoy reading other blogs and people are so creative! It’s always great to read posts that really inspire you and help to […]

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