Pom-Pom Basket DIY

I have been loving the natural look of seagrass baskets lately, especially these Vietnamese “belly baskets”, as they are called. One thing  have not been loving is the price tag on some of them. When I found these plain baskets at IKEA at a very economical $12.99, I knew I had to pick one up. A few strokes of white paint and the addition of matching white pom-poms adds a fun… View Post

Harvest Tablescape

Thanksgiving has always been one of my favourite holidays (it’s second to Christmas for me)! My parents generally host our family plus my Aunt, Uncle and cousins for Thanksgiving, so the house is always full and the post-turkey food coma is real. Growing up, my Mom always took great pride in her holiday table decor, usually setting it up days in advance of the big meal. Why not enjoy your… View Post

Ace Your Base

As we bid summer adieu and say hello to fall, new makeup trends will come and go, but a flawless complexion will always be on trend.  Soft, glowing skin is truly timeless. I seem to be on an endless quest to find the holy grail of foundations, concealers and powders. Although I never stick with one product for long (not because they aren’t great but because I am always down… View Post

Popping the Question

This year on Christmas Eve I got a very exciting Christmas present. I got engaged! The proposal was perfect, just us, in a beautiful setting and a complete surprise. This got me thinking about how to pop the question to some very special people in my life. I knew who my bridesmaids would be right away, and I couldn’t wait to ask them. However, I wanted them to really feel… View Post