Repaint/refinish laminate furniture

I was in need of a bedside table and found this one that someone was throwing out. A few coats of paint was all that was needed to make someone’s trash into great addition to my bedroom. You will need: A piece of furniture you want to refinish Sand paper (a palm sander will save you […]

DIY baby drool bibs

A friend of mine mentioned that she loved these baby bandanas but they were a bit pricy. So I decided to make a couple of them for her.. and pretty much for every single baby I know. To make a baby drool bib, you will need: fabric. For a 6 month old baby, I used fabric […]

Family photoshoot – Oakville

I left my little bubble in downtown toronto to head out to the suburbs for this photoshoot. Sometimes I spend so much time in Toronto that I forget how quiet parks can be outside of the city. This family was especially easy going and their little girl was so full of smiles and personality. They […]

benefits of renting a campervan

Renting a campervan in Iceland

Iceland has definitely been a hot destination in 2016. It seemed like everyone was talking about Iceland and posting beautiful photos. After seeing a photo from my friend while she was there, I buckled and immediately booked a flight to head there myself 2 weeks later, in November. The biggest decision I had to make was […]

DIY Concrete and copper pipe lamp

I’m absolutely loving this concrete trend that is happening right now. After noticing a couple of different copper pipe lamps on Pinterest, I decided to try making my own. It ended up being a lot easier than I had anticipated and I love the industrial feel it adds to my room. Materials I purchased all […]

A week in the Azores – Ponta delgada

Before booking my flight to Ponta Delgada in the Azores, I had never even heard of these islands. Within a couple hours of landing, I quickly fell in love with everything it had to offer. I’m constantly raving about how wonderful the island is and how I would recommend it as a destination for all ages. Downtown […]

Engagement photoshoot – Cherry beach

Warmer weather means more outdoor photoshoots. For this engagement session, we headed down to Cherry Beach. I love this location because it has so much variety from sandy beaches, to lush green trees, to worn out buildings. It’s also close enough to Polsen pier if you want to make a quick stop to take some […]

Elephant Jungle Sanctuary – Chiang Mai, Thailand

I’m notorious for not planning anything when I travel but the one thing that I did spend time researching and reading about before my trip were these elephant parks all around south east Asia. I’m always a bit iffy about going to places with animals for pure human enjoyment. I had heard about the mistreatment […]

Doubt kills more dreams than failure ever will.

Doubt kills dreams – Free printable

So often I’ve realized that so often, I only did new things if I felt confident that I could succeed. I often felt embarrassed when I failed at something and I let that fear of failure hold me back. So when I saw this quote by Suzy Kassem, I wanted to add it my personal […]