Christmas Home Decor

Today is my first day of Christmas vacation, hooray! I inexplicably woke up at 4:30 this morning and I'm absolutely exhausted, but nonetheless feeling festive. Plus, three whole weeks away from work! I've finished all my wrapping and have started packing for my Vancouver trip while watching The Holiday and You've Got Mail this afternoon. … Continue reading Christmas Home Decor


Blackberry Pear Upside-Down Cake

Lucy's parents came over for a casual dinner last weekend and we opted for quick-and-easy pizzas, salad, and garlic bread. But, I never like to forego an opportunity to bake so I began my search for an autumn dessert on Pinterest. I was leaning towards something like tarte tatin or sticky toffee pudding, but I … Continue reading Blackberry Pear Upside-Down Cake

Beauty Review – New Products and New Discoveries

It's time for another round of reviewing new beauty and skincare products! I've been testing out these items for a while, and I have some thoughts to share. As always, the products I use are budget-friendly drugstore items, and tend to be for sensitive skin (normal to dry). Some of these products have recently launched, … Continue reading Beauty Review – New Products and New Discoveries