48 Hours in Santa Barbara

From the desert to the beach! Well, actually, it was the other way around last week. Tor and I were so happy we got to spend a few days in Santa Barbara before trekking to Arizona. We got married in Santa Barbara county, but we…

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Spring Wedding Attire

Here comes the bride and her fabulously dressed guests! Spring and summer are the most popular times of the year for weddings, and if you think it can be difficult for the bride to choose what she is going to wear, it can also be…

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Scottsdale Treasures

As I mentioned earlier, my in-laws spend part of the year in Arizona, so Tor and I like to visit them before they head back up to Canada for the rest of the year. I’ve always loved Phoenix, but until I began dating Tor I…

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I battle uneven skin tone, and this rose petal brightening oil has completely transformed my skin! Obsessed!


Currently obsessed with this Mansur Gavriel bow bag. How cute is this?!


Floral swimsuits are in this spring/summer season. This one is my favorite.


These are currently my favorite slides. They are so comfortable and pair well with everything!

Our Sedona Escape

When I picture Sedona, I picture gorgeous red rocks carved by nature. That was a picture I had in my mind prior to our arrival, and once we were there I was happy to see that picture confirmed. I’ve heard about Sedona before from several…

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Creekside Bliss at L’Auberge de Sedona

Sedona had been on my bucket list for about five years. I’ve wanted to visit northern Arizona for years, especially the Grand Canyon as seen in my last post, but Sedona was a more recent addition. We knew this would be our chance to visit,…

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Grand Canyon + Best Tips for Visiting at Sunrise

Shortly after our Santa Barbara trip, Tor and I unpacked and repacked our bags, loaded the car, grabbed the cats, and headed east towards Arizona. My in-laws live there for half of the year to escape the Canadian winter, and we typically visit them in…

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Enchantment at Belmond El Encanto

“Encanto” means “spell” or “enchantment” in Spanish, and that’s exactly what Belmond El Encanto is – it’s the charm of Santa Barbara. Since Tor and I tied the knot just outside Santa Barbara one year ago, we felt it only appropriate to begin our anniversary…

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