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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Artsy Eggs

Remember the simple pleasure of decorating eggs for Easter? I looked for an egg decorating kit for weeks to no avail unless I wanted to go the plain old sticker route, but what’s the fun in that? I admit, if it wasn’t snowing out I normally would never sit still to complete this task but…

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The World’s Most Dangerous Chocolate Cake

Ladies do you ever have that moment at home when you are craving “something” and there doesn’t seem to be anything easily at your disposal in the pantry. Admit it, we’ve all done it, made some bizarre creation to fill the sweet or salty craving gap. My friend sent me the following recipe for a…

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Glass Half Full

Like an annoying adolescent boy, winter is still here poking spring desperately trying to flirt with it. We woke up to another 15 cm of wet heavy snow piled in the yard.  Heavy snowfall warning is predicted for the rest of the day. Road conditions are dismal so the thought of a long drive to…

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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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