La Bella Vita

“Maybe our girlfriends are our soulmates and guys are just people to have fun with.” — Candace Bushnell (Sex and the City) Of course I write this tongue and cheek, I’m one of the biggest romantics you will ever meet. However life is busy these days and I’m finding it harder and harder with all of…

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Windcheater

I have often said my favourite job would let me wear jeans, sandals and a James Perse shirt of some variation (they are just so comfortable). This would be my utopia- I would still get to dress up on weekends though. There are so many companies doing a weekend/casual line such as J Crew, which…

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Hello Mr. Draper

This weekend we attended a 5oth birthday bash. The venue was the Ranchman’s Club which is a historic and sophisticated spot in Calgary. I decided to go 60’s glam with a fitted Calvin Klein animal print dress, a vintage eel skin clutch, gold snakeskin watch, red heels and gold equestrian bracelet. Complete with red nails…

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Country Strong

What a great weekend so far… My family was in town to jointly celebrate my dad and my birthday’s (they are a day apart).  Which meant I got some time to do some birthday shopping and have some downtime with everyone. I’m not a city girl- I mean I think I’ve adjusted well but my…

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Skinny Jean Challenge

Cindy Cupack (writer of Sex of the City) put it best when she wrote that, the “Hey Baby” weight was the weight you had to be at to date again or to have random men on the street call out to you… My girlfriend and I have instituted the Skinny Jean Challenge- every woman has…

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Shift Work

So often I have told people the reason I wear so many dresses for work because it’s easier. It’s one main article of clothing, there are no bottoms having to be mixed or matched to tops nonsense. Quite simply put on and add accessories and you are out the door. This spring we are seeing…

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