Category Archives: personal

Georgetown Inn, Canmore // Why We Chose Not to Stay in Banff

Choosing not to stay right in Banff during our trip was a really tough decision. [...]

Happy Birthday Darren!

A year ago I would never have guessed that the coming twelve months would be [...]

Happy Holidays!

From our home to yours I want to take a moment to express my thanks. [...]

Happy Birthday Darren!

Darren, I never get tired of spending my days with you. From the moment Kitty [...]

Is it wrong to say thank you?

Is it wrong to say THANK YOU on my blog? Because if it is, I [...]

Weekend in Santorini Bucket List

We visited several Greek Islands for our honeymoon ten years ago, and it was love [...]

7 Happiness Habits That Have Made My Life Better

My New Year’s resolution was to be the best me that I can be. But [...]

Happy Canada Day!

Happy Canada Day everyone! Today Canada officially turns 151 and I, for one, am taking [...]

5 Interior Designers to Follow on Instagram

I’m always redesigning our house. In my head. And on Instagram and Pinterest. I’m constantly [...]

Happy Anniversary Darren

Dear Darren, I never knew I’d love family time as much as I do. That [...]

Earth Day

When I was in grade six my teacher asked the class to draw a picture [...]

The Importance of Art // Celebrate What’s Right with the World

I spend a lot of time thinking about the importance of art. For many reasons [...]

Reading to Relax

If you’ve been following me on Instagram then you know that I like to read. [...]

Love Your Amazing Self

Valentine’s Day is becoming more and more of a loaded holiday. It’s too commercial. What [...]

Thanks for Your Inspiration

My Darlings… Thank you for visiting me, reading this note. I know I haven’t met [...]


My Journey as a Fine Art Photographer

Thirteen years ago I gave up my then-dream-job as a producer and first photography assistant [...]


Happy New Year!

I believe the world needs to make a resolution to spend more time on self-care, [...]

Happy Holidays!

Happy holidays everyone! This time of year it just wouldn’t feel right if I didn’t [...]

wellness days

So. I don’t take sick days. I’m that totally annoying person who says if you’re [...]

Imperfect Vacation

I wanted a dreamy cottage getaway. A little vacation like I’d had a few years [...]