• Food,  Halloween

    2 Easy Halloween Inspired Cookie Recipes

    Happy Halloween! Halloween isn’t one of my favourite holidays in truth. I liked it fine enough as a kid, but as I’ve gotten older it has become less exciting. I still like to celebrate, but it’s very low key! I’m just staying in tonight which is why I have made 2 easy Halloween inspired cookies to make the night feel a bit more festive. These cookies are delicious and look festive. They’re quick to whip up too, so you still have time to make them too! If you’re looking for something to make last minute, these cookies are the perfect option. Here are the recipes: Print Peanut Butter Cookies with…

  • Lifestyle

    3 Creepy Thrillers to Read This Fall

    I am obsessed with thrillers. I read them non-stop and become so engulfed in the storylines. It’s weird because I’m not someone who likes anything scary, but there is something about these types of books that has me hooked! It started with Gone Girl years ago and has only picked up from there. And, since Halloween is tomorrow I thought I would share my suggestions for creepy thrillers to read this fall: Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn Since reading Gone Girl years ago I have also read all of Gillian Flynn’s other novels. This one is pretty creepy too! It tells the story of a woman who has to return…

  • Beauty,  Hair

    The Hair Styling Products I Can’t Get Enough Of

    I recently chopped quite a bit off of my hair! I’m at a place where the initial shock has worn off and I’m starting to really love it! It sits at my shoulders so I still have some length to play with, but for me it’s short! It also requires at least a little work each day, which means I have been using a lot more styling products on a regular basis. So, I thought I would share the hair styling products I can’t get enough of lately: L’Oreal Stylista #BeachWaves* This wave spray is perfect for my natural waves! The salt infused spray gets misted onto damp hair and…

  • Beauty,  Beauty Finds of the Week,  Body Care,  Hair,  Skincare

    Beauty Finds of the Week

    This week Cole was on reading week, so it was a bit different having him home everyday. Last weekend we got my parents moved into their new house and spent Sunday recovering! Tuesday we celebrated 6 months together and the rest of the week was spent getting things done around the apartment and working for me. Today we’re off to Cornwall to visit some of Cole’s family, but first I wanted to share my beauty finds of the week: Garnier Hydrating 3-in-1 Moisturizer with Aloe Leaf Juice* This moisturizer is great! It is 97% naturally derived and feels super refreshing on the skin. It absorbs quickly and gives my skin…

  • Lifestyle

    What Working from Home Has Taught Me (So Far)

    I have been working from home for about three months now. It’s been exciting, overwhelming, stressful, and amazing all at the same time. This has been a dream of mine for a while now and while it has been really wonderful getting to make my dream a reality, it hasn’t all been smooth sailing. I have learned a lot in these three short months and thought I would share with you what working from home is really like! Some days it’s hard to stay motivated The thing about working for yourself is there is really no one getting mad at you if you don’t do anything that day. I have…