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“Shady Business”

Sunglasses are a frustrating accessory, no? We lose and break them all the time and it’s always heart breaking when they were an expensive pair. My personal favorites from my collection are my Ray-Ban aviators. However, they are my favorites for … Continue reading

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The Chocolate Chip Cookie Incident

I love cookies, I love chocolate, I don’t however love your generic ‘Nestle Tollhouse Chocolate Chip Cookie.’ Personally, I find the cookie too crunchy and bland. Don’t get me wrong, I will probably eat them if they are there, but, I … Continue reading

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Coveting Etsy

Hope you all had a terrific long weekend!   We spent a lovely night in Stratford, Ontario; then the rest of it was spent with family and setting up our new BBQ. Sadly, the rain kept us indoors for much of Sunday … Continue reading

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Best Eyelash Curler

Lately, I have been trying really hard to not spend much money and save up a bit, but every once in awhile I can’t fight the urge to just have something new. This weeks purchase was an eyelash curler (sounds boring I know): “Tweezerman … Continue reading

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Bar Carts On The Brain

I have been interested in the idea of purchasing a bar cart for our apartment for awhile now. I have these lovely daydreams about cocktail hour in my living room, listening to records, sipping on gin and tonics (which I am aware will never … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Cards DIY

   There are four very special mother figures in my life that I wanted to recognize individually yesterday though, I hope that I show them how appreciated they are all year round as well.    This year I made ‘Mother’s Day’ … Continue reading

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The Trench Coat

Well, yesterday we had a lovely sunny spring day but, now its back to rain again (which is apparently going to last us the whole weekend).      Though you won’t see me doing this anytime soon;  (unless of course that is … Continue reading

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Bright, Bold Dresses to Cheer Up a Gloomy Week

The weather here in Toronto is still cold, rainy, gloomy and depressing. It’s spring; but we are still wearing winter coats around here! I just want to put on some bright colors and enjoy a lovely sunny day in the fresh spring … Continue reading

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Pan – Greek Mediterranean Cuisine

             On our last date night my boyfriend took me to the Danforth (an area of the city we rarely explore, but know we should visit more frequently). We went to this little restaurant called ‘Pan’ on the … Continue reading

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So Simple Strawberry Shortcake

         When I think of classic summer desserts Strawberry Shortcake is always the first to come to mind. Now, I know it isn’t summer yet but, sometimes you gotta “fake it to make it” and that is just what … Continue reading

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