We’re Engaged!

On October 11, 2018, nine years after we first started dating, J proposed and I said yes! We are both just over the moon and so happy to share this moment with our families over the weekend. Here’s a little (long!) summary of how the proposal went down for you curious ones! Our Anniversary A […]

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Halloween at Saunders Farm

To me, aside from candy, Halloween is synonymous with horror movies and haunted houses. I’m a huge scaredy-cat but I love the feeling of anticipation I get when it’s dark and the sinister music comes on (peaking through my fingers, obviously). Or better yet, when it’s silent and all you can do is wait with baited breath for […]

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My favourite bookshelves under $300

Before: The blank canvas In our mid-twenties, J and I made one of the biggest decisions of our lives and purchased our first house. We were both moving out of our parents’ houses and neither of us had lived on our own before. I could count the furniture we owned on one hand: an old […]

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Falafel in love with Chickpeas

Who doesn’t love a good home-cooked meal? There’s something about eating food fresh from the kitchen that feels like a hug on the inside. But, more often than not, making dinner is the last thing I want to do after getting home from a long day at work. I’ve been on the lookout for nutritious […]

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Eating Out: Carben

I like to eat out. A lot. I’m not a food critic, but I do know that there are a few things that make a restaurant stand out for me. It goes without saying that the food and drink has to taste good. Obviously, I want a satisfactory product when I spend money and it’s […]

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Things I learned in 2017

2017 was speckled with mini accomplishments that I hope to build on in this year. It was a year of career changes, creative sparks, and a touch of travel. A year in which I finally felt like I hit my stride. I feel more confident than ever with the path I’ve chosen and I’m excited […]

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