Blog Posts · Travel

Vidanta Nuevo Vallarta: A Paradise in Luxury

Alas, we finally made it back to our favourite Mexican mega-resort, Vidanta. When we thought that their Riviera Maya location was gigantic, their Nuevo Vallarta location blew it out of the water. I don't even think the word "mega" can even describe it. It is its own town. Everything you need is right here. A… Continue reading Vidanta Nuevo Vallarta: A Paradise in Luxury

Blog Posts · Travel

Night at the Fairmont Château Lake Louise

Oh. My. Goodness. It was an absolute dream to finally stay at the Château Lake Louise for the first time! All the years that I’ve lived in Calgary, and all the times that I’ve visited Lake Louise, I never stayed at the Fairmont. But the day before Christmas Eve, that changed. Jason and I were… Continue reading Night at the Fairmont Château Lake Louise

Beauty · Books · Fitness

2019 Favourites Holiday Gift Guide

Hey there, hi there, ho there! If you're coming across this post now, you're probably (like me) a last minute shopper and looking to stimulate ideas! Don't worry though, I've got you covered. The majority of these gifts can be ordered and shipped in no time, AND some of them have discounts that they didn't… Continue reading 2019 Favourites Holiday Gift Guide

Blog Posts · Travel

Rangali Island Maldives: A Conrad Resort

I am so excited to be sharing with you one of the best resort experiences of my life! Hands down, Rangali Island is one of the THE most surreal and magical places I've ever step foot in and I would 1,000,000/10 go back. Let me take you on a tour to see what this island… Continue reading Rangali Island Maldives: A Conrad Resort

Travel

Seychelles Labriz: A Hilton Island Resort

Back in summer of 2017, my family and I spent a month traveling in Africa, and Seychelles was our second last destination before heading home. After much city walking and safariing (apparently that's a word) in the part of the continent that was in mid-winter, a beach vacation was quite frankly vital to maintaining sanity… Continue reading Seychelles Labriz: A Hilton Island Resort

Food · Travel

Two Michelin Star Omakase Experience in Tokyo

Today marks 4 years that Jason and I have been together and to celebrate, we are doing NOTHING because our celebration occurred on our last night in Japan! As a great way to wrap up our month-long trip, we decided to splurge a little (and by "little" I mean A LOT) and go to our first… Continue reading Two Michelin Star Omakase Experience in Tokyo

Travel

10 Things You Need to Know Before Visiting Japan

After spending two weeks traveling in Japan, Jason and I discovered that there were things we were prepared for, and things we missed that made our lives a little more inconvenient than we would have liked. So I've put a list of the 10 things that will make your travels in Japan be as much… Continue reading 10 Things You Need to Know Before Visiting Japan

Food · Health

Fruit & Nut Granola Bars (feat. Bite Snack)

One of my favourite morning snacks has always been a simple granola bar. Sweet, chewy, nutty and salty are all combined flavours and textures that make for a delicious snack! This simple recipe will be leaving you wanting more! This recipe can forego any baking or cooking, but I highly recommend roasting your oats, nuts… Continue reading Fruit & Nut Granola Bars (feat. Bite Snack)