A Few New Additions to Our Home

Good morning! Happy Canada Day, my friends! We’ve recently been adding some small ticket items to our home to give it a nice fresh feel. I have ALWAYS loved houseplants and the use of greenery to add life to a room. In psychology, they teach us that the color green is actually a calming color and can help to reduce stress. I’ve also learned that … Continue reading A Few New Additions to Our Home

When mornings bring up all of the awkward things I’ve ever done in my entire life

It’s 8:30 am, and I’m surprisingly not running behind this morning. I’ve already worked out, showered, had my coffee, and I’m entering into mirror time. This stage of the get ready process usually goes 1 of 2 ways. I’m either running so late that my mind lets me off the hook and allows my 15th alarm to raise my anxiety levels… Or things are going … Continue reading When mornings bring up all of the awkward things I’ve ever done in my entire life

Exploring Whitby’s New Local Businesses on Brock Street

Taylor’s trip to Toronto has taken us to about 5 different coffee shops thus far, and we’re not even sorry! Yesterday, we spent the day in downtown Whitby and stumbled upon its newest espresso bar – Brock Street Espresso. I had been watching the countdown on their instagram leading up to their opening day, so I was very excited to try out the place. It … Continue reading Exploring Whitby’s New Local Businesses on Brock Street

What I’m Reading this January

Girl, Wash Your Face by Rachel Hollis I picked this book up in late November of last year, after seeing it all over my Instagram feeds and Pinterest suggestions. Everything I was hearing about this book was positive and amazing, and it just seemed like a really good idea. Once I purchased the book, it sat on my shelf for a few weeks. I think … Continue reading What I’m Reading this January

A (new) New Years perspective and why I won’t be making resolutions this year

It’s January 1st and I feel unstoppable. I feel weightless. I feel free. I feel like I’m already flying, and the journey is just beginning. I guess I should *buckle up for take off* because 2019, I’m here. For the first time in my life, I’m starting the year without a long list of things I want to change. I’m so ready for this year … Continue reading A (new) New Years perspective and why I won’t be making resolutions this year