Holiday Advent Calendars for Kids

Holiday Advent Calendars Gift Ideas for Kids

Just a few more weeks until Christmas and another fast-approaching days until the beginning of December. This year I find our family and work holiday gatherings are starting earlier in the year. Recently, my friend Annie was helping our work social committee with researching gift ideas for families and their kids for our upcoming Christmas brunch. Inspired by her research, here are holiday advent calendar … Continue reading Holiday Advent Calendars Gift Ideas for Kids

Holiday Mani ideas with CND

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Need ideas for nail art this holiday season? Leaning toward traditional Christmas Colours? Mistletoe, Serpentine, Kryptonite, Green Tea and Adorned Tinsel Treasure, Metallic Glitter Fade, Ruched Lace, Gilded Glimmer, and Gleaming Garland Santa, baby (PC: Onyx Aesthetics) I wonder if there is a way to make our manis not only look like candy, but smell like it. PC: Onyx… Continue reading Holiday Mani ideas with CND

Upcycling @PurdysChocolate Truffle boxes into Cuff link Gift Boxes

To source gifts with symbols with that have significant meaning to the recipient can be challenging when we are constrained with the amount of time we have and budget. Ordering online can be be good for our pockets, but the impact in gift giving may be small without the right presentation to go along with it. While I was picking up packaged glassware in preparation … Continue reading Upcycling @PurdysChocolate Truffle boxes into Cuff link Gift Boxes

U-Pick Tulips at @AbbyTulipFest

On our way back home from visiting family in the Valley, I recalled that Abbotsford had an annual tulip festival that we have never been before. With a quick adjustment in our Google Maps App, Douglas and I made an impromptu visit to see the fields. As it’s been a very long winter and cold start to a spring, there were small amounts of tulips that … Continue reading U-Pick Tulips at @AbbyTulipFest

On-the-go Adult Colouring with Inkspirations

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I wish I brought my portable Inkspirations while attempting the morning commute to Downtown Vancouver during this snowy Monday. Inspired by today’s “fun” commute, here are ideas to keep yourself occupied and calm for your next commute or road-trip during this busy holiday season. Inkspirations Create While You Wait: Coloring on the Go Compact like a book of photo… Continue reading On-the-go Adult Colouring with Inkspirations

#FDVMetropolis Photo Highlights

Looking to blend gift inspiration from flowers and fashion? Or head to the next prom or glamourous party in the freshest, floral dress, ever? Here are photo highlights from the Fleurs de Villes #FDVMETROPOLIS Floral Mannequin Series at Metropolis at Metrotown during April 2017. Designed by @FLEURSJADORE, Sponsored by @HUDSONSBAY Designed by @GARLANDSFLORIST, Sponsored by @CKNW980 Designed by @MSullivanFloralDesignSchool, Sponsored by @LOCCITANE Designed by @DUSHANFLOWERS, Sponsored by @TOMLEEMUSICCANADA Designed by … Continue reading #FDVMetropolis Photo Highlights