Autumn Apple Cake

A few weeks ago my sister came over to do some baking. She brought a bag of apples from the tree in her backyard, which has been steadily producing apples all summer and into Autumn. In an effort to keep up with it, my sister has tried pretty much every recipe involving apples. We tried… Read more »

Silk Printed Pants

There is something so effortlessly chic about silk pants. I’d been holding out all summer, waiting to find the perfect pair. These silk printed Mariam pants from Club Monaco ticked all the boxes on my list; exotic print, elegant fit, and crazy comfortable. I kept the styling minimal, pairing it with a simple black silk… Read more »

Revlon Lip Butters

Although I love the way it looks, I don’t often wear lipstick. Sometimes I’ll put it on in the morning with the best of intentions, but by the time I have my first cup of coffee most of it has come off and I can’t be bothered to reapply. I find that most lipsticks are… Read more »

Blue Cheese, Pear, and Arugula Pizza

Last summer Jonathan and I had dinner at Terrafina, the restaurant at Hester Creek winery. Hester Creek has been one of our favourite Okanagan wineries for a while,and Terrafina did not disappoint. I had the best pizza I’ve ever had there, a bold statement considering Jonathan and I lived in Italy!! Last weekend my sister… Read more »

Knit Maxi Dress

I’ve always loved the idea of maxi dresses but find them difficult to pull off. The length is never quite right on me and the long silhouette can be unflattering on my tall frame. However, this summer I was determined to find a maxi dress that would work on me. Club Monaco’s Laurie dress is… Read more »