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5 IDEAS FOR A GIRLS NIGHT

February 29, 2016
Girls Night

This past month I hosted a girls night at my apartment and while planning got to thinking about what makes a good  girls night. For one the company, then the place, and then the food and drink. I got to thinking about how to make the girls night easy and fun. So here’s a list of 5 ideas to help you get creative with your own girls night. 1. Fajita Night I’m starting with the theme from my girls night.…

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Living Travel

A WEEKEND IN ANN ARBOR – PART II

February 24, 2016
Michigan Stadium Gates

A Quick Weekend Trip to Ann Arbor, Michigan – Part II. Last week I shared Part I of our weekend trip in Ann Arbor, and today I’m sharing about our Sunday together. After checking out of the hotel, we headed to RoosRoast again. I had been telling Ryan about the cafe and my experience the previous day, and wanted to go back for another tasty honey vanilla latte. We weren’t sure where to go for breakfast, and asked the baristas…

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SIMPLIFY LIFE – YOUR HOME

February 22, 2016
Simplify Your Home

Tips and tricks for simplifying your life, in most of your spaces at home. As winter trudges on, so do my ongoing efforts in simplifying my life. Having recently changed jobs, gotten married and furnished most of my apartment, there’s been a lot that has needed de-cluttering and organizing More than that, I want to create the habit of keeping things simple in all of my spaces. I’ve covered simplifying your wardrobe and your work space, and now I will cover other area…

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Living Travel

A WEEKEND IN ANN ARBOR – PART I

February 17, 2016
The Dearborn Inn Lobby

A WEEKEND IN ANN ARBOR – PART I At the beginning of the month, I had the opportunity to tag along with Ryan for a weekend trip to Ann Arbor, Michigan. Neither of us had ever been and I’d heard many great things about the college town, so when I found out about the trip, I jumped on the opportunity to go explore a new place! The great thing about Michigan is it’s close proximity to Ontario. The drive to…

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DIY Home & Décor Living Simplify Life

SIMPLIFY LIFE – YOUR WARDROBE

February 8, 2016
Wardrobe

Tips and tricks for simplifying your life, starting with your wardrobe! This year, one of the goals I’ve made for myself is simplifying my life. What do I mean by simplifying? I mean avoiding clutter, cutting down on useless stuff, using up things that you’ve accumulated, reducing things you do not need, and keeping things organized. The result: less sorting, less time wasted, less cleaning, less stress and a life that relies less on material stuff. This can apply to multiple areas…

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Living Wellbeing & Happiness

DATE NIGHT ON A BUDGET

February 5, 2016
Date

8 Inspirations for Date Nights on a Budget. While you can’t go for romantic picnics in the middle of winter, there are plenty of other ways you can get creative for a date night that doens’t cost a fortune. While extravagant night outs are fun and momorable, so are the simpler ones that allow you to focus more on the person you are with. Did we mention that these ideas would be awesome for Valentine’s Day if you are trying…

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Living Travel

WALT DISNEY WORLD TIPS

February 3, 2016
Magic Kingdom

Tips for Walt Disney World from a Pro I’ve just returned home from a trip to one of the happiest places on earth, Walt Disney World. I tagged along with my husband on one of his work trips, as I didn’t want to miss an opportunity to visit one of my favourite places. For me, a trip to Disney is very nostalgic. My family has a Disney timeshare, so I’ve been going since I was very small, and because of…

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Living Wellbeing & Happiness

VALENTINE GIFTS ON A BUDGET

February 1, 2016
Valentine Gifts

6 Tips and Ideas for Valentine Gifts on a Budget. I’m a fan of love. All kinds of love. And so a day named for love’s sake is worth at least acknowledging in my world. And thankfully, I am in love. This makes celebrating Valentine’s Day fun and fulfilling. This includes gift-giving. The thing with gifts is, they don’t have to be lavish, expensive, glittery, difficult to find or even expected for that matter. They can be on a budget.…

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Living Wellbeing & Happiness

AT-HOME SPA TIPS

January 25, 2016
At Home Spa Bath

8 Tips for the Perfect At-Home Spa and the Benefits of Keeping your Spa Treatments at Home. I’d like to start this post by saying we’re not beauty bloggers… Still we do focus on happiness and well-being, so health and beauty do tie into this. Which is why I want to talk about one of my favourite things: DIY at home spa treatments! Do you ever feel like you just need time to yourself to recuperate and devote to making you…

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