Over the holiday break, I was able to take two trips, one to Fort Lauderdale, Fl and another to Atlanta and Savannah, Ga. My family lived in Atlanta for a short time and used to love spending weekends in Savannah, while Florida has always been an affordable vacation spot to kick back and relax. This post is a quick guide to these beautiful cities, with everything you need to see whether you’re visiting for a couple days or for a week!
In May, I had the opportunity of a lifetime to go on a graduation trip with my housemates from university. We packed a lot of travel into two weeks, but kicked off our adventure in the beautiful city of Rome. This post is my travel guide and best suggestions of things to see in one of my favourite destinations in the world.
This was my second time in Rome, and I was elated to bring my best friends there and see them experience everything the city has to offer for the first time. Here are the highlights of our two day stay, and some tips along the way!
Brunch is one of my favourite meals of the weekend, but a fancy Eggs Benedict can get pretty expensive! I was brainstorming a classy, easy homemade brunch and thought avocado would be the perfect ingredient to focus on. These avocado egg cups are a super easy way to impress your friends! I used ingredients I had on hand to garnish them, but feel free to get creative. Some of my other favourites to add to this dish are bacon, red pepper, red onions, and spinach.
I’m not going to lie to you… I’m not the healthiest person out there. I love food and snacks more than anything, and will never turn down something totally unhealthy and delicious. While thinking about fast on the go snacks that also feel like healthy decisions, energy balls came to mind pretty quickly. There are about a million variations of these on Pinterest, so I decided to share my own version with you. These have healthy aspects while also allowing you to indulge in peanut butter AND chocolate!! What more can you ask for?
The brand Glossier has recently come onto the beauty scene marketed as a no-makeup makeup line. Their items are all very minimalist with natural finishes, including an impressive array of skincare for all skin types. I personally love a natural, dewy look so this brand really enticed me! I’ve reviewed a few of the products that most interested me, here are my thoughts!
Living in Canada, it can seem impossible to look fashionable while wearing layers of clothes. This year, I feel like I’ve finally perfected a practical ensemble that also doesn’t make me feel frumpy. Here’s my winter edit of my favourite outerwear picks!
“In the depth of winter, I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer.”
Happy New Year!! School and work have kicked back into gear, and that got me thinking about meal prep and easy recipes. My go to for busy days is always a simple pasta salad. I plan to keep posting work friendly food options, and this is the first recipe to kick off another busy year! This recipe is beyond easy and full of flavour.
Christmas is upon us, only 10 days left until the big day! I’ve compiled a list of some of my favourite gift-giving favourites. I’ve included bigger gifts and possible stocking stuffers so there’s ideas for any lady you’re buying for!
“You stink. You smell like beef and cheese, you don’t smell like Santa.”
-Buddy the Elf
I’ve rounded up my absolute must have lip products from 2017, each one has been worn too many times to count! I’ve included various formulas and a range of price points so hopefully you’ll find one that suits you best!
“If you’re sad, add more lipstick and attack.”
“Blue jean baby, L.A lady”
Jeans are my frenemy, we have a love-hate relationship. Although I’d probably rather be hanging around in leggings or sweatpants, an awesome outfit complimented by the perfect pair of jeans is priceless. Picking out the kind of jeans that best suits your style and works with your already pre existing wardrobe can be a daunting task – but that’s where this post comes in! I wanted to include as many types of jeans as possible, but each look can work in many ways. Here’s my how to guide for styling jeans!