Breakfast Recipes

The Best Breakfast You’ll Ever Make (For Real Though): My Grandma’s Waffle Recipe

Grandma's waffle recipe: best ever
My late maternal grandmother was an incredible woman. With a deep and everlasting love for family, for good friends, and a really well-crafted baked good, she was a also a master in the kitchen. Homemade pastry, next-level chocolate chip cookies (you can grab her recipe here), a picture perfect sunday roast… there wasn’t anything she couldn’t do. But her claim to fame has always been the waffle. Continue Reading

Home Tours House Envy Interior Design

Behind the Scenes of a Boho Abode

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I will be the first to admit that sometimes I struggle with design A.D.D. One moment I’m all about old Victorians with knee-high baseboards, and the next I’m in the mood to trade it all in for an eclectic, boho home tour, ripe with vintage rugs, like this one from Corre Marie. Continue Reading

DIY Interior Design Tips & Tricks

Budget-friendly Ikea Desk Hack

Ikea desk hack | Photo by Ruth Eileen PhotographyPhotography: Ruth Eileen Photography

Now, I’ll be the first to admit that unless they’re super simple, I nor have the patience or the talent to DIY much of anything, let alone an Ikea desk hack. Don’t get me wrong – I’m quite confident in my abilities in the creative department, but I’m very much an advocate of knowing where said skill-set lies and then staying in my lane. But my friend Jess? Well she’s a master at ALL of the things. For real – all of them. The woman is incredible, and I’m certain that everything she touches turns to gold.   Continue Reading

Dessert Recipes

Almond Coconut Macaroons with Dark Chocolate Drizzle

Almond Coconut Macaroons | Photo by Ruth Eileen Photography

Baking is one of those things that has always felt meditative to me, which is likely why you’ve seen so many dessert recipes around here over the years. It is my very favourite way to unwind after a long day, and it certainly doesn’t hurt that the results yield tasty delights when I’m through. These days, however, my baking time is more limited than it used to be – which means that I’m constantly on the hunt for easy recipes that don’t require a ton of effort. Continue Reading


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