Wedding Planning

Last weekend Jonathan and I had a meeting with the wedding coordinator at our venue. We reviewed the menu options, discussed the decor, and went through some of the logistical details. After the meeting the coordinator left us alone to wander around the venue and scout photo locations for the big day. It was a… Read more »

Tomato Basil Soup

A few days ago my mom made the best tomato soup in the world. I know, that’s a bold statement. Let’s take a moment to let that sink in. I’ve always been a big fan of tomato soup and this one is super simple to make. I also added some grilled cheese croutons to it… Read more »

Northern Thailand

For the second half of our trip to Thailand we packed up our swimsuits and headed north to explore the cities of Chiang Mai and Bangkok. Chiang Mai has definitely made it into my top five favourite cities, and is a must on any Thailand travel itinerary. It is home to several colleges and universities,… Read more »

Leather Skirt

I’m sure I’ve mentioned before that I’m not the biggest risk taker when it comes to fashion. I usually opt for more classic pieces instead of trendy items. However, this perforated leather skirt from Club Monaco is just the right compromise for me. The shape is classic and feminine but the little bit of leg… Read more »

Origins Clear Improvement Mask

My skin can be fussy. When I was in my late teens and early twenties irritants like poor diet, stress, or using the wrong cleanser would result, almost immediately, in relatively mild acne. Although the breakouts were annoying, the predictability made it easier to treat. I could quickly identify what was causing the problem and… Read more »