Five Gift Ideas for your Bridal Party

It’s wedding season! Here are five unique gift ideas to give away as thank you gifts for your wedding or bridal party. All ideas can be easily be part of your carry-on luggage for your destination or out-of-town wedding and under $50 each. $ Disposable Cameras Like Monica, if you don’t want to wait a few weeks for physical professional prints, you can opt to … Continue reading Five Gift Ideas for your Bridal Party

Favourite Gift Items from #HProject – Uncrate Canada by Holt Renfrew

For a limited time, in honour of Canada’s 150th and Holt Renfrew’s 180th birthdays, s the H Project returns to select cities. The H Project boutiques in 50 Bloor Street West, Yorkdale, Square One, Calgary, and Vancouver feature a selection of socially responsible pieces from Canadian brands and designers. All Uncrate Canada goods are socially responsible by way of where they are made, by whom, … Continue reading Favourite Gift Items from #HProject – Uncrate Canada by Holt Renfrew

Beeswax Beauty at Rocky Mountain Soap

Instead of sugar, I like to add honey to sweeten my coffees and other edibles. Besides edibles, I like to incorporate as much honey or beeswax in my bodycare routine. Beeswax is known to have many naturally positive qualities, thus it is very versatile for aromatic, therapeutic and dermatological applications. It naturally soothes and protects dry and sore skin by creating a moisture barrier, drawing … Continue reading Beeswax Beauty at Rocky Mountain Soap

Salon-Pampering Gift Ideas

Looking to give your mom some luxury “me-time” for Mother’s Day or any other special occasion? Why not book an experience in a local salon? Here are my picks based on past experiences at salons in Vancouver, Canada. $$ – $$$ Suki’s Salon / Spa / Academy Looking to give your mom a hair makeover? Pick up a gift card to visit one of the … Continue reading Salon-Pampering Gift Ideas

White tulip printed dresses

Annually Jodie and Keith make a trek through the Okanagan to compete in their annual hockey tournament. As always, they seem to be stuck in traffic in the Valley while they were commuting back to Vancouver Island. This year they were stuck in the traffic for the annual Abbotsford BLOOM Tulip festival. Here is a Polyvore fashion board inspired by their annual trip.   White … Continue reading White tulip printed dresses

Alice in Wonderland

Reminiscing about the Sakura launch event at TWG Tea, I was looking through my cupboards at my dishes and other ware. One day I would like to go to or have an Alice in Wonderland tea party. Here is a Polyvore board with many Alice in Wonderland pieces from makeup, tea sets, to outfit accessories.   Alice in Wonderland by psgiftguide featuring a cake plate … Continue reading Alice in Wonderland

Sadness Outfit Inspired by Inside Out

It was a wet Saturday with the nephews staying over from Vancouver Island. Being their first time in Vancouver’s neighbour, Burnaby, throughout the day and afternoon we ventured out to explore a couple of events out in the rainy weather. To start drift to sleep in the evening, we sat together and rewatched Inside Out. All squeezed in our micro couch, I put together a … Continue reading Sadness Outfit Inspired by Inside Out

Inside Out Joy

  Inside Out Joy by psgiftguide featuring Butter London Delpozo peplum dress 1,900 CAD – modalist.com Nine West white shoes 120 CAD – ninewest.com MICHAEL Michael Kors leather wallet 345 CAD – fashionette.co.uk Kenneth Jay Lane earrings shopbop.com Burberry lip gloss 35 CAD – net-a-porter.com Givenchy liquid eyeliner 42 CAD – net-a-porter.com Atelier Cologne fragrance gift set 265 CAD – bergdorfgoodman.com Butter London nail polish 16 CAD – bluefly.com itty bittys Joy Stuffed Animal 9.49 CAD – hallmark.com Juliette Botterill Millinery … Continue reading Inside Out Joy

Boy DJ Hip Oh

We were tasked to look for new clothes while our nephews from Vancouver Island stayed with us in Metro Vancouver. Since I would be dragging an 8-year-old and an 9-year-old around Downtown Vancouver, I planned out a few places with visits to toy stores in between. This is a Polyvore Board put together to plan for their visit to the city.   Boy DJ Hip … Continue reading Boy DJ Hip Oh