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    What You Need to Know Before Travelling to Thailand

    Last year, I impulsively booked a round trip to Thailand for a month. I thought I had it all figured out. Flights were cheaper in August, I would stay in discounted Airbnbs and the Internet told me I could live on $20 USD a day. Despite my research, nothing truly prepared me for life on […]

  • The Return of Pumpkin Spice Recipes

    The Return of Pumpkin Spice Recipes

    We call it Pumpkin Spice, a mix of cinnamon, ginger, clove, nutmeg, and cardamom. This sweet melange originally reserved for pies, now makes its appearance in a wide variety of savoury dishes, every one as delectable as the next. When it rose in popularity a few years ago, this winning combination made its way into […]

  • 5 Ways to Improve Your Work-Life Balance

    As fall makes its appearance, memories of carefree, joy-filled summer vacations start to fade, and the time to get back to reality relentlessly knocks at our doors. This bittersweet back-to-the-grind realization can sometimes bring uncontrollable feelings of anguish that can’t be ignored. As we know, for most work is the number one source of stress. […]

  • 2018 Home Decorating Trends

    Are you dreaming of a home worthy of being featured on Pinterest–with colours and accessories straight out of a magazine? All you need is a healthy dose of inspiration to get your creative juices flowing. Behold 5 trends that will easily give your kitchen, dining room and living space a modern makeover. 1. Industrial decor […]

  • How to Plan Your Summer Vacation

    Dolce far niente “The beauty of doing nothing”. Italians have it all figured out don’t they?… Why not set aside that work-hard-play-hard North American mentality, and embrace the Italian way of thinking for a minute. Take the time to daydream a little with this new refreshing perspective; escape reality and plan your perfect summer vacation. […]

  • Easy Asparagus Risotto Recipe

    Winter is finally over, and it’s time to set aside the hearty comfort food. The days are longer, the sun is shining, and fresh produce is taking over our kitchens. What better way to welcome the warmer weather than with a light & oh-so delicioso asparagus risotto. This perfectly succulent risotto takes us on a Mediterranean […]

  • Top Shows on Netflix

    It’s five o’clock on a Wednesday, you’re halfway through the week (thank god!). It’s been one of those days. You stubbed your toe as you were getting out of bed–and the day spiraled uncontrollably from there. It’s cold & rainy, and traffic is bumper-to-bumper… great. You decide to skip the gym and head straight home […]

  • Five Movies to See This Summer

    Summer has finally arrived! Warmer temperatures mean it’s time to enjoy visiting parks, terraces, and cafés. But with a long list of star-studded movies coming out, one outing seems to be a top choice no matter the weather –  the movie theatre. To welcome the new season, we’ve complied a list of must-see summer movies. From […]