Three Ways to Ring-In 2015

  This will be our last post before the holidays and with that in mind, we wanted to share with you three fun ways to ring in the New Year.   Hosting at home? Why not incorporate a DIY photo booth. Have a look around your house for fun costume pieces – you could make it winter themed with scarves/mitts/hats, winter sports equipment, old Halloween costume pieces – then setup a space in your house where guests can get dressed up …Read More

How to Entertain like a Pro this Holiday Season

Since so many of us host holiday parties during this season I wanted to share with you 5 Tips to help you host with ease and grace: Prep the night before:  If you can, save time on the day you’re entertaining by setting up the day before.  Decorate, set the table and even prep food or drink – whatever it is you need to do, do it the day before. You’ll save yourself the ‘day-of’ stress. Make a List: Whether …Read More

5 tips to make your Thanksgiving entertaining easy

Canadian Thanksgiving is right around the corner… Hosting any meal at your home is exactly like hosting a small event, especially when it comes to holidays.  Here are 5 of my favourite go-to tips to make your day seamless (and one that you can enjoy too!): Décor: Right now in stores there are a ton of squashes, pumpkins etc. in differing colours. A few of those centred on your Thanksgiving table can add that lovely Autumn touch (with little work!) …Read More

An ‘old-school’ Mother’s Day

Mother’s day has snuck up on us again, and if you are like me, the holiday seems to surprise me every time, like can I get a warning? Now I don’t want to disrespect the holiday as I think the mothers of the world deserve a day to bask in their glory! It’s finding that perfect gift to show my appreciation that (a) I am never prepared for and (b) I can never seem to find it when I need …Read More