Fall Bucket List – 15 ideas for making the most of the fall season

Fall Bucket List - 15 ideas for making the most of the fall season

It’s here! The first day of fall is officially upon us! Leaves in shades of golden-yellow and red are falling from the trees, corn mazes and apple orchards are opening their gates and pumpkin flavours adorn every coffee shop and bakery window along the street.  As we start to pack all our summer gear away for […]

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Why we should embrace change – letting go of fighting the old and focusing on building the new

Harvest time brings lots of change

The secret to change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but building the new – Socrates For many of us, change if scary. Often it means taking a step into the unknown, unaware of what trials and tribulations are waiting on the other side. We fight change with every […]

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Home again: a beautiful baby shower for a beautiful friend

This weekend, I celebrated a very special person in my life as she embarks on a new journey, the journey of having her first child. To me, having a child is a lot like travel… now you may be thinking – this girl has obviously never had kids, but hear me out. You have to […]

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Why I decided to write, and why should you care?

rome, wanderlust, travel

I’m sure this is a question that every successful blogger has asked themselves at some point in their career… why would anyone care what I have to say? will anyone even read my posts? This is something I’ve been asking myself for almost a year now. Over the past year, I’ve been following many blogs on […]

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Planning a beautiful budget-friendly wedding!

Wedding party, Whonnock Lake, Maple Ridge, BC

When we got engaged we were already extremely in debt, and struggling to survive in a city we couldn’t really afford to live in. I was still in University and Devan was making decent money but we were drowning in debt. We knew our wedding wasn’t going to be over the top, however I was determined that […]

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10 things you may or may not know about me…


1. I LOVE to travel… I didn’t take a gap year after high school which is one of my regrets in life. But now, I’m trying to make up for it by accomplishing 30 by 30. 2. In 2007, I was involved in a pretty major cliff-jumping accident in Hawaii, which you can read about […]

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