Tips on Sending Out Holiday Cards

‘Tis the season… to get your holiday correspondence in order! Here are our reasons for sending out holiday cards this year. I always knew. I always told myself: “When I start a family, I am so mailing out Christmas cards.” And so, folks, that is exactly what Joe and I (and Leo!) will be doing this year. Tips on Sending Out…

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Holiday Wardrobe: Shimmery Pleats

Keeping it shiny, pleated, and sophisticated for this year’s holiday wardrobe. Metallic double-layer dress (Gap) / Merino wool crewneck cardigan (Gap) My mom always had an admiration for pleated skirts. She’ll gracefully pair one with a tucked-in blouse, strappy sandals, and pulls off her signature look each time. For this year’s holiday wardrobe, I wanted to be ahead of the game. Last year, I was…

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Sleeping Habits: 5 Tricks to a Better Night’s Sleep

Rise and shine. You deserve a better night’s sleep. When I announced my pregnancy, the most common piece of advice I received was: “Get your sleep… now.” Of course, with becoming a parent lies the possibility of losing hours upon hours of sleep. Well, Joe and I scored pretty well within that department. At just two months old, Leo was doing…

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Twirling in Tulle

Because a tulle skirt is the best kind of skirt! I can’t stress the importance of knowing your own body. I’m a firm believer in self-love and embracing every square inch of yourself – both inside and out. When I gave birth to Leo, my body went through a lot of changes. Though it took some time, I finally came out of…

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5 Fabulous Gift Ideas: Baby’s First Christmas

Who’s ready for the holidays? Here are a few ideas we tossed around for baby’s first Christmas. This year, I seem to be surrounded by babies. Yep, amongst my peers, there has been a baby boom – myself included! Our family is definitely looking forward to Leo’s first Christmas. This is the time of year to start traditions and we couldn’t be more eager….

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4 Ways to Snack Healthier, Better, and Tastier

Eating right doesn’t have to be a chore. After months of trial and error, I figured out 4 ways to snack healthier – without compromising flavour. …and seriously: I am so happy to not have to give up snacking. *score* This is not a sponsored post. I received my Hot Air Popcorn Popper courtesy of Hamilton Beach – all opinions are…

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Tips for Trick-or-Treating with Infants

Give us something good to eat! (Even if we’re teething.) Make trick-or-treating a good ol’ time – even with your little one!Last year, I remember being pregnant and just not wanting to go outside for Halloween. It was cold, rainy, and I was incredibly fatigued. Now baby’s arrived… and that totally changes the game! You can surely bet that for this…

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5 Ways to Speed Up Your Morning Routine

Tick tock: pick up the pace with some of our simple tips. Liven up that morning routine of yours! The way my mornings unravel is the ultimate reflection on how the rest of my day will be. I wake up and set myself an expectation to complete specific tasks. I aim for a healthy breakfast, a made-up bed, a clean kitchen, and…

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Shopping Local with Sour Bags and Totes

“Go local,” they said. Let me tell you: the task is easy when brands are as cute as Sour Bags & Totes. The world is a small and funny place. I first discovered Sour Bags & Totes while I was (aimlessly) browsing Instagram. After a few short scrolls, I realized how adorable the brand was. I noticed nifty, one-of-a-kind bags that…

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