Going Nuts for Nut Milk

I have been drinking almond milk for a while now, usually in my smoothies or coffee. I don’t follow a dairy-free diet but since I have been on a bit of a weight loss kick lately, I have swapped out my usual skim milk for almond milk. It is much lower in calories than regular skim milk ¬†(especially if you get the unflavoured and unsweetened type). I had heard of… 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


Welcome to Gloss by Grace, a lifestyle blog aimed at inspiring modern women to celebrate life’s little luxuries. I’m Alexandra (middle name Grace), and I started this blog as a way to channel my passion for beauty, style, food, decor, DIY projects and entertaining. I have a special appreciation¬†for local brands and beautiful design, as well as stunning images. I’ll be blogging about it all from my apartment here in… View Post