LATE TO THE PANTONE PARTY: HELLO QUARTZ AND SERENITY

WELCOME TO THE PANTONE PARTY: QUARTZ AND SERENITY PANTONE COLOURS OF THE YEAR: remember them? We’re half way though the year and though we’ve moved on to brighter and bolder colours, PANTONE Colours of the Year (Yes, 2016 got two!)… let’s not forget that Serenity and Quartz are perfect for the summer. The subtle pretty…

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WHY BLACK AND WHITE IS SO CLASSIC YET SO FRESH

BLACK AND WHITE IS SO CLASSIC YET TO FRESH there is one thing I would like to see instituted as a National Holiday is my birthday! And since I’m all about giving and all, I’d say all of yous’ birthdays for that matter! Or at the very least, if the government can’t be enlightened enough…

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ALWAYS PRETTY IN PAISLEY IN SPRING

ALWAYS PRETTY IN PAISLEY FROM SPRING TO SUMMER I first saw this Pretty in Paisley Dress online. And while I could not literally run my fingers through the fabric, I can I image how silky soft it would be. With a shape and textile like that, I know it would go on easy on anybody….

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NEUTRAL FOR SPRING: ALDO SHOES’ CONTESSINA CHELSEA BOOTS

NEUTRAL FOR SPRING: ALDO SHOES’ CONTESSINA CHELSEA BOOTS I love boots. Though pumps and high heels are generally the prettiest in my collection as they are naturally dainty and has a wider range of style variation, I find boots offer the best of both worlds when it comes to style and comfort. #WHATIWORE: Jeans and…

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TAKE ME TO CHURCH OR NOT: PLANNING YOUR SEPTEMBER LONG WEEKEND

Nothing excites me more than long weekends! Okay, that’s not exactly 100% true as I like shopping, traveling, doing nothing… I can go on and on (which I suppose makes my first statement entirely untrue but you know what I mean!) but the point is, the September long weekend is upon us and it’s three…

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SUMMER TO-DO LIST: TOP 3 REASONS YOU’LL LOVE THE ATV ADVENTURES WITH CAMP EXPLORA

Named as one of the most unique adventures (by many reputable French publication in Montreal and Quebec City)  discover in the summer and winner of several prestigious awards including the 2014 Le Grand Prix de Tourisme Québécois, Camp Explora is anything but a typical summer activity. If you’re looking for summer to-do (as a matter…

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2015 FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP: EXPERIENCE IT IN TD PLACE STADIUM OTTAWA, CANADA

There is something happening in Canada, right here in Ottawa and many other major cities around the country and it is a big deal. 19, 829 spectators. That’s more than 20,000 people, along with the players and staff, present at the TD Canada Stadium, home of the Red Blacks and the Ottawa Fury, to witness…

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TOP 5 REASONS WHY YOU’LL LOVE THE TULIP FESTIVAL #OUTAOUAISFUN

Coinciding with the Victory in Europe or VE Day, this year’s Official Launch of Canadian Tulip Festival was an extra special ceremony. It was held to honour and thank veterans hosted by the National Capital Commission and distinguished guests, including the Netherlands head of missions Rochus Pronk, Ottawa-Vanier MPP (Attorney General) Madeleine Meilleur and Ottawa…

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GUIDE TO NORDSTROM OTTAWA’S BEAUTY BASH – MARCH 6, 2015

GET THERE EARLY. Of course, we’ve got a good guide coming up for you but let’s make one thing clear right off the start, with thousands of people expected to run to NORDSTROM tomorrow – try to get there on time or even better, earlier than the start time, which is Friday, March 6, 2015…

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NORDSTROM OTTAWA: WHAT TO WEAR TO THE NORDSTROM GALA

If I was smarter, I would’ve bought a bunch of tickets for the NORDSTROM Gala last year, wait for everything to get SOLD OUT, as it is, and sell them all on E-Bay for good gains and donate them to charity. In all honesty, I received two major types of e-mails and messages (and I…

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