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Making Classic Montreal Bagels

Making Classic Montreal Bagels

Right before the world locked down with COVID-19, I took a trip to Montreal with my dear friend and old college roommate. It had been a 5-year dream of mine to skip off work and hop on a train to New York or Montreal instead […]

Review of Low-Waste and Sustainable Home & Body Brand Unscented Co.

Review of Low-Waste and Sustainable Home & Body Brand Unscented Co.

When I began my main bathroom renovation, I knew I wouldn’t have access to a shower for multiple weeks. Clearly not an ideal situation, but I wanted the bathroom done, and I only had time on weekends! So on went the demo, and I became […]

The affordable, thoughtful, sustainable gift guide

The affordable, thoughtful, sustainable gift guide

A little while ago, I posted an ethical gift guide full of absolute gems! It’s here, if you want to give it a gander. But I realized that while showing these beautiful gifts that are well-made is filling a need, there was also a huge […]

5 ways to style a button-up for fall

5 ways to style a button-up for fall

I recently got an email from Jessica, one of the founders of Vancouver-based brand, Power of My People. If you follow many Canadians on social media, you’ll know that we all get pretty giddy when there’s a conscious Canadian brand out there making quality clothing. […]

How to transition your summer pieces for fall

How to transition your summer pieces for fall

I can’t believe it! Another summer is wrapping up and we’re all looking forward to crisp leaves and cosy sweaters— well, I’m sure some of us are! I’m a little sad to see the days getting shorter, and was only just getting used to taking […]

A Harry Potter Fanfic from a 3.5 Floppy Disc

A Harry Potter Fanfic from a 3.5 Floppy Disc

The original title of this is “Peter Potter and the Fellowship of the Hidalgo Pirates,” a mashup of Peter Pan, Lord of the Rings, Hidalgo, Pirates of the Caribbean, and of course, Harry Potter. It started when my sister and I were bored, and wrote […]