Washington, DC

Au Revoir Washington, DC

This post is my little tribute to Washington, DC. These pictures were taken during my visit there this summer but I never got around to posting them. Now seems like a good time… A is in the midst of packing up…

Washington, DC

Meet Me In Paris

Anyone that knows me knows that I have a hopeless love affair with Paris. In my dreams, I am still hoping that one day I will end up in a beautiful Parisian apartment overlooking the Eiffel Tower, taking strolls down…

Washington, DC

Stripes & Sangrias

In my version of heaven, DC is all about elaborate outfits, beautiful weather, hair flowing in the wind, and enjoyable strolls around the beautiful city. In reality, it’s actually about intolerable humidity, gruesome heat, recycling outfits that make those strolls just barely…

Washington, DC

Flat Out Purple

Continuing our “around the world” date night saga, the following night A and I opted for a Korean dinner. This time around we were joined by a few good friends – one who was visiting from Calgary and another who I met…

Washington, DC

Date Night: Going to Italy

A and I decided that for the week I am in DC, we would have our date nights centered around a certain theme – a different country’s cuisine each night. For my first night there, he took me to Italy. We…

Calgary, Canada

GNO: Drinks & Desserts

Banana Republic Top, J Crew Pants, Sam Edelman Sandals, Chanel Bag After a couple years of abandoning this Lambskin Chanel bag in my mom’s closet while I was away in Montreal, I forgot just how much of a classic beauty…

Calgary, Canada

Tribal Prints

It feels as though I have abandoned my blog for quite some time. The truth is, all my free time since I got back into Calgary has been dedicated to two things and two things only… Job hunting (the downside…

Washington, DC

Pink Meets Yellow

Back when my sister was doing her internship in DC, she discovered a big Vietnamese shopping centre in Virginia just a 15 minute drive from DC. When A and I went to visit her – it was also our first time…

Ocean City, Maryland

Road Tripping: Ocean City

On my summer bucket list this year was to take a spur of the moment road trip – one of my favorite things about summer! Of course, I can always count on A to make sure I can cross that off the…

Washington, DC

Where To Wear: Fourth of July Festivities

DC is an exciting place to be at any given time but for Independence Day, it is really something else! People from all over America and the world flock to the nation’s capital to celebrate. The energy is just amazing! A and…

Washington, DC

A White House Affair

After weeks of preparing for “the end” in Montreal, reality set in and it was finally all real. I packed up what was left of my escapade into two bags, said my goodbyes, and took off. It’s surreal to think…

Montreal, Canada

Splash of Sparkle

My posts have been rather sporadic lately but after this week’s craziness, everything will be back on schedule. I would also like to take a moment for a quick shout out to my favorite new subscriber – my mom!! Now…

Montreal, Canada

Orange You Glad It’s Friday?

What an insane week it has been! Time flies when you’re having fun I tell ya… It’s my final two weeks in Montreal and endings are all around. Guess I won’t really believe it until I am on that plane…

Montreal, Canada

Where To Wear: Banana Cream Pie

After I did my watermelon inspired outfit last week, A immediately put in a request for a banana inspired outfit. He sure put me to the test because it was on my mind all week. I had trouble coming up with an…

Montreal, Canada

Salted Caramel Cheese Cake

When I knew that I was going to be visiting my sweet tooth grandpa over the weekend, I wanted to whip up something delicious for him. So immediately I went to my Pinterest boards, in hopes that hours of pinning…

Washington, DC

A High Waisted Twist

I don’t play favorites with my shoes but if I did… These could very well be it. I don’t know what has been going on with Zara but they are doing shoes and they are doing shoes WELL! It’s like…

Montreal, Canada

Weekly Muse

1. Im always looking for ways to better both my personal and professional life. I came across this daily to-do list that I thought would be valuable not just for growing your personal business but in any job. 2. These…

Montreal, Canada

Where To Wear: Watermelon Party

Newlook Dress, Charlotte Olympia Shoes, River Island Clutch, Joe Fresh Hat, Pret A Beaute Necklace You’re asking yourself, what the hell is a watermelon party?? Truth is, I have no idea. But if it were up to me, I would…