Canada Day Cottage Essentials

“If a Canadian falls in the forest & no one is around… does he/she still apologize?”


Ps. The answer is undoubtedly always yes. HAI there my fellow crazy Canucks! What are your plans to celebrate the big “150” this weekend? I personally plan on commemorating this special occasion by planting my pretty little keister in a Muskoka Chair lakeside, with a ceasar in one hand & a…. oh heck, who am I kidding – with a ceasar in the other one too… because obviously. Well, considering lakeside Northern escapes are kind of our jam here in the Great White North, I felt it apt to share a few of my favourite beach/dock/pool essentials – however I’ve tailored them slightly to accommodate Canada Day celebrations!!!! Enjoy, & have a happy Canada Day!!!!  (more…)

2016 Summer Staples

“It’s a smile, it’s a kiss, it’s a sip of wine… it’s summertime”


Is it just me, or does it already feel like we’re well into summer… like I’m literally expecting leaves to fall from the skies at any moment now. Side Note: I’m very aware of the fact that we just celebrated the official start to summer a mere week ago, but this season is simply FLYING!! So before the summer disappears before our very eyes, I’m listing off 8 of my very favourite 2016 Summer Staples!! (more…)

Road Trip Essentials

“On the road again. Goin’ places that I’ve never been, seein’ things that I may never see again”

Willie Nelson, On the Road Again

Today my boyfriend & I embark on a two week road trip that will take us along the Eastern coast of the United States… specifically Washington, Savannah, Florida & Virginia. We’ve actually been planning this for over a year now so to say that I’m excited would be a MASSIVE understatement! But before we leave, I wanted to quickly round off some of my road trip essentials that I simply can’t live without!   (more…)