Up-cycled Farmhouse Flower Planter

Up-cycled Farmhouse Flower Planter

I bought this, what I'm assuming to be - flower planter at the Abbotsford Flea Market a few years back. It sat in the basement of our old house until I completely forgot about it. My intention was to up cycle the planter and turn it into something beautiful but just never got around to [...]

A Day in the Life: Slow Living

A Day in the Life: Slow Living

Here's a very accurate day in the life with my family and I. We live in a small town in the Fraser Valley and often times the highlight of the day is heading out into the beautiful nature which surrounds us. Today, however we went shopping for lighting because we are MOVING!!! We are still [...]

This Week: May 23 – May 28, 2021

This Week: May 23 – May 28, 2021

I had a bit of a scare on instagram recently and it brought to the forefront something that has nagged me for a while. If for whatever reason, your instagram account got hacked, disabled or deleted. You stand to loose years worth of content. This is especially sad if you actively try to curate your [...]

My Top Five TikTok Adventure Videos

My Top Five TikTok Adventure Videos

Hey Friends, I’ve been spending a lot of time in the woods, since that’s one of the only places we can go to escape the third wave of Covid-19 here in British Columbia. Before the pandemic the outdoors has been my place of refuge. And I would escape to the many lakes, hiking trails, mountains, [...]

Antipodes Skincare – Culture Probiotic Night Recovery Water Cream + Halo Mud Mask.

Antipodes Skincare – Culture Probiotic Night Recovery Water Cream + Halo Mud Mask.

Hi Friends, I recently got a chance to try new products from the Antipodes skincare line. Last year I wrote a review on three of their products which I've kept in my skincare rotation. If you've like to read a brief overview of those you can here. Who is Antipodes? Antipodes is a Green Beauty [...]

Four Of My Favourite Spring Dresses.

Four Of My Favourite Spring Dresses.

Hey friends,Spring has sprung and it’s time for a wardrobe change over. I’m a little late to the game, but better late than never. In the warmer months, I love wearing dress and skirts. Mainly because I have long legs and rarely find shorts which fit my waist to length proportions appropriately, It’s a struggle. [...]

Eat Local – Mission B.C. Restaurants

Eat Local –  Mission B.C. Restaurants

Hello Friends, I want to focus on restaurants and eateries here in Mission. Many of the businesses in Mission are owned and operated by locals residents in our community. More than 50% of the time, when entering a company here in town, you interact directly with the owner. I’ve been thinking about how I can [...]

Self-care without spending – Pandemic Edition

Self-care without spending – Pandemic Edition

Hi Friends, Since we are all doing our part hanging out at home, I found that quite a few of my targeted ads on social media surround self-care. A few brands are pivoting and creating "mindful" products to help pass the pandemic time, and while, I'm never one to knock anyone's hustle. Most of us [...]

Bite X Influenster UpSwing Full Volume Mascara

Bite X Influenster UpSwing Full Volume Mascara

Hi Beauties, Bite Beauty has a new product offering and no it isn't a lipstick. It's a mascara! I still can't get over the fact that Bit has a mascara. Approriatly named Upswing Full Volume Mascara. Upswing has a curved wand and promises to volumize, lengthen and curl your lashes with a few applications! In [...]

Sparkly Holiday Nails

Sparkly Holiday Nails

Hey friends, Can you believe it's almost Christmas? I've been swamped, and things are finally beginning to wind down for me. I wanted to do something fun for myself, and painting my nails seems the easiest. I generally have my nails done at a salon but haven't done so since the start of covid. I'm [...]