How To Spend 24 Hours in Toronto: What To See, Where To Go

Oh, Canada. You are quickly becoming one of my favorite countries! This was my second trip up north this year (you can check out my posts on Alberta here), and this time I got to experience beautiful Ontario! The first half of my trip was spent up north just beyond the lakes region known as […]

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7 Ways to Take Your Home From Cookie Cutter to Custom

I see them all the time; those “builders special” homes that come with all the modern amenities but zero character and charm. Turns out there are plenty of ways to transform your bland and boring space into one worthy of a magazine! Here are my top 7 ways to take your home from cookie cutter to custom.

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5 Reasons Aruba Should Be On Your Bucketlist

Everyone loves a beach vacation, but with so many beautiful places to put your toes in the sand and enjoy the sunshine it can be hard to figure out where to get the most bang for your buck. The Caribbean is home to many beautiful and unique islands, but I have always felt that Aruba […]

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21 Instagram Accounts You Should Be Following

I spend a lot of time on Instagram; admittedly far more time than I should. I always think of that quote that’s been floating around the internet about how many miles I’ve scrolled with my thumb and get depressed over the sad reality of the situation, but for me Instagram has sort of become a part […]

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Hidden Gems of Banff: Peter Lougheed & Canmore

One of my favorite days on this entire trip was spent in a little slice of Banff called Peter Lougheed Provincial Park and the adorable town of Canmore, Alberta. We woke up early that morning to go snow shoeing around Hogarth Lakes, a 4.5k loop with some of the most incredible scenery I’ve ever seen. […]

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Things To Do While In Banff Springs

Before I had even arrived in Calgary I knew that I had to pay a visit to the tiny town of Banff Springs. Surrounded by mountains on all sides and full of charm, this little spot has lots to offer for tourists! It was one of the highlights of my trip, as I had my […]

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A Day at Lake Louise

A Day At Lake Louise

Lake Louise has been hanging out near the top of my bucket list for quite some time now, and this past week I was finally able to cross it off! Planning my trip out to Calgary in late March was a slightly risky move on my part with it being shoulder season and all, but […]

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Exploring Downtown Calgary

Nestled in the heart of “Big Sky Country,” the beautiful city of Calgary, Alberta is chalk full of life and western charm. Nicknamed “Cowtown,” this city is the home of the Calgary Stampede, a rodeo festival that takes place each year in July, and is just a short drive from the Canadian Rockies. I was […]

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Aerial Yoga at InFlight Fitness, Calgary AB

On my first full day in Calgary I was lucky enough to take my first ever Aerial Yoga class with the ladies of InFlight Fitness. Being able to stay active while on this trip has been so great, and stepping out of the gym to try new forms of exercise has broadened my horizons as […]

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10 Tips for Growing Your Instagram Following

As seen over on the GTS clothing blog, here is a list of 10 tips that have worked for me when it comes to growing and Instagram following! 1) Find Your Niche Little known fact: my Instagram account started as my personal account, and I had no intention of ever starting a fitness account or […]

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Packing for Banff In Shoulder Season

I am so excited to be kicking off my first trip of 2017 in a place I have wanted to visit for nearly 6 years now, Banff National Park in beautiful Alberta, Canada! Some of the most jaw dropping images I have ever come across on Pinterest or Instagram capture the beautiful mountain ranges and […]

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7 Foolproof Ways to Incorporate Wallpaper Into Your Home

7 Foolproof Ways to Incorporate Wallpaper Into Your Home

What do you think of when you hear the word wallpaper? For most of my clients it evokes flashbacks of their grandmothers dining room or their childhood bathroom covered in a tacky floral pattern, followed by a look of pure disgust. What goes around comes around, and wallpaper has come back with a bang. While […]

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5 Things I Wish I Knew When Starting My Blog

5 Things I Wish I Knew When Starting My Blog

So you want to start a blog. Plenty of people have blogs now-a-days, and with all the platforms available creating your very own should be a walk in the park, right? Well I hate to break it to you, but there is far more that goes into a blog than you would image. Sure, WordPress […]

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What I Eat In A Day + Free Grocery List

By request, I have written this blog post with the purpose of highlighting what I eat in a week and included a copy of my grocery list that you can download here! Food seems to be the one area of wellness and healthy living that a lot of people have some trouble with, and while […]

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The Good Read: January

January’s edition of “The Good Read” has an overarching theme, and I like to think it’s a worthy one. Last month I did not put together a list of book recommendations due to the fact that I simply didn’t read any new books! I had been running around like a chicken with it’s head cut […]

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5 Interior Design Trends You’ll See In 2017 (And How To Use Them)

Now that the holidays are over, more and more of my clients are looking to spruce up their homes in 2017. As with any field, interior design is always changing; embracing an abundance of new trends and letting go of many more as the years go on. This ebb and flow makes my job all […]

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Restaurant Spotlight: Saltbox Kitchen, Concord MA

Highlights: To Eat: Fresh and delicious Pistachio Banana Bread Fennel and Citrus Salad Cauliflower Steak To Drink: Mint Green Tea Caramel Espresso Saltbox Prophesy Farmhouse Ale* Winner Bronze Medal 2016 Great International Beer Festival After a childhood spent cooking beside his grandmother on Saltbox Farm, owner Ben Elliott knew that he wanted his latest project—a cafe […]

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Small Space Solutions For Any New Renter

Moving into a new apartment is a fun and exciting time for anyone. Arguably the greatest part is personalizing it and making it your own, but more often than not apartment living means limited space. I am a firm believer that what you lack in space you can make up for in function and style, […]

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