Snow Day

Snow Day

Sweater | Blanket Scarf | Pendleton x Gap Denim | Buffalo Check Boots The first snowfall of the year always excites me. As kids, my brother and I would be jumping for joy because it meant that ski season would soon following. Thanksgiving was a true snow day this year and although it seemed a…

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Pendleton Collabs

Pendleton’s 2016 Fall Collabs

Sweater weather definitely makes me want to stock pile the warm and cozies and my love for a Pendleton print is unwavering year after year. This year is particularly special as it is the 100 year anniversary of the National Parks blankets, with the first Glacier Park blanket coming off the loom in 1916!  I…

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Parajumper

Conquering Winter with Parajumpers

  Back in December I arrived home from Australia to temperatures that settled into a deep freeze setting that would have most people hopping another plane south or just burrowing into their sweatpants and hibernating until spring. It instantly got me down- I wanted to keep up my routine enjoying getting out and continuing with…

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Rottnest Island

Swim Suits For Your Next Beach Vacation

As exciting as the thought of packing for a warm weather vacation seems to any person in a northern climate in the middle of January, I think it’s safe to say that finding the right bathing suit fills any woman over the age of 30 with a bit of trepidation.  See~ we just went through…

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Favourite Toques

My Favourite Touques for Winter

Fox Pom Pom Touque- Simons (in-store only) Toque, Tuque or Touque?? Well I admit, I spent a fair amount of time researching what the “proper” spelling of our beloved Canadian beanie should be. Alas CBC news posted a vote back in 2013 and 44% of the population said it should be Touque, just beating out…

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Starting a Blog

Starting a Blog?.. Learn from My Mistakes!!

Since starting the blog in January 2011, I often get asked or emails of how people can blog themselves. My answer is usually simple and straightforward- You just start and figure the rest out from there! The great thing is, if you google search “How to Start a Blog” it will usually send you to…

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Apre Ski

Embrace the Chill! Winter Activities You Need To Try

Retro Ski Fleece | Toque (Beanie) Winter in Canada can be a long drawn event- especially if you’re not a fan of the cold and snow… And while it’s while it can feel great to get all hygge inside our homes and hunker down to hibernate- the groundhog day effects of this can be wearing….

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Boot Rug Pattern Play

Pattern Play with Boot Rugs

Canyon Boot Rug  | Re-Ride Scarf w/ Fringe  This is the time of year where if you’re like me, you’re re-organizing your closet/home and trying to see what still fits after all the holiday goodies. It’s also the time of year I like to mix and match my old wardrobe pieces as much as possible and…

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