DAY 4: HOW TO TAKE TIME FOR YOURSELF DURING THE HOLIDAYS

I usually post something like this closer to the big day, December 25th. This year, when I sat down the plan our 12 days of giveaways, I purposefully scheduled this earlier on. The holidays can get overwhelming, hectic, exciting and stressful all at the same time. Then it’s over. Just like that. It is SO important to take time for yourself during the holidays and actually ENJOY every single moment. Yeah I know, between baking, wrapping gifts, creating cocktails, basting a turkey, who has TIME for themselves?!?! Well I’ve created some tips and tricks to make it a reality this holiday season. Since this post is coming earlier than usual, we have TONS of time to implement these tips so we can have the best […]

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DAY 1: LET’S DECK THE HALLS!!

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AHHHH FINALLY IT’S THAT TIME OF YEAR!!! Oh my goodness I am 10/10 excited for this holiday season!! I have so many baking and festive plans…. as per usual. But the first thing we MUST do is deck our halls. DUH. I have a couple easy ways to spruce up your home this holiday season. Also check out last years decor ideas if you missed them!! SO Threads & More. Your probably saw me talking about this company this weekend on Instagram. They are a local pillow company specializing in custom pillow covers and inserts. You can buy the cover and insert or just the cover. Whatever you would like. They provide free customization, free fabric swatches and free shipping within Calgary. My favourite part […]

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THIRD DAY OF BLOGMAS: Giving Back — Favorite Holiday Charities

Calgary based blog shares her favorite holiday charities. The third day of Blogmas is all about giving back.

Good Morning Gorgeous Is everyone else busy getting Christmas presents, baking & gatherings planned? Oh boyyy right? Well let’s just slow down for a second. Today is all about Holiday charities.   I am the first to admit life can get hectic, especially around the holidays. Sometimes it’s easy to lose sight on what really matters. I wanted to take a moment today and plan out some charities that we can all help by raising awareness and/or participating in.   I’m going to be sharing with all of you my favorite holiday charities in Calgary!           Music For a Winter Evening HEY YYC! This one is TONIGHT. Like December 13th, 2016. You can purchase tickets here. It’s the 16th Annual Music For a Winter […]

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Gift Guide for THE MEN.

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Hey loves Well, that was some weekend hey? I LOVE a good deal. Definitely picked up a few goodies for Christmas presents and maybe a couple things for myself. Win win! Now, speaking of Christmas presents, I have SUCH a hard time shopping for the boys in my life. I feel like with girls, I know EXACTLY what I would want and love sharing my new favs as gifts with them. With the boys…. I’m not quite sure how much my brother would love a sparkly gold Felony Case or fab marble cheese plate.  WHICH IS WHY I’ve thought loooong and hard about today’s post. Gift Guide for The Men. I’ve even done a super casual field study {AKA I asked boys what they want for Christmas}. Holy […]

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