October seemed to rush past like a Super Fast European train. With work, colds, events and life the blog slipped a bit. I frankly can't believe it is November already - except I have pictures of me from Halloween.  So it must now be November! I wasn't sure how serious my new workplace took Halloween. […]

I was going through the closet in my guest room recently and re-discovered this summer dress that I had forgotten I still had. I bought this on a trip to Toronto about 10 years ago at a little independent boutique on Queen Street. The last time I had tried it on it was a bit tight, […]

This summer I went on a big family road trip for my summer vacation. We drove to Colorado, then over to Las Vegas and then finally Anaheim for some Disneyland fun. Because we were driving I had space to pack more than a trip by air, but I still found I wore a lot of […]

I hope all my Canadian friends are enjoying this Canada Day Long weekend. For those experiencing the heat wave stay cool. And if that isn't possible then keep the cold beverages coming (preferably with an umbrella in it). Nicole Bridger held a warehouse sale a few weeks ago. I came home with this great silk […]

In honour of casual Friday, and to help debunk the idea that style bloggers look glamorous all the time, I thought I'd post this cute (but firmly NON-glam) outfit I wore to do school pick-up last week. It was also an opportunity to show off the purple spring jacket I got for my birthday from my […]

As I get older I am less likely to wear short dresses or skirts. When the hemline starts creeping up past my knee I start to get uncomfortable. This is interesting as I grew up figure skating, and ran around in barely there skirts most of my formative years. But today as I edge towards […]

Last week was Pink Shirt Day at most schools in the province of BC, to help bring attention to bullying. With a Kindergartener in the house, we had him all ready for the day (in a CKNW Orphan's Fund t-shirt, which helped fund Boys and Girls Club anti-bullying programs). Then he asked what I was […]

It is a bit too chilly to go outside with my tripod to take outfit pictures on my own right now. So I am stuck in the hallway outside my room.  I shoot here for a couple of reasons - (1) you can't see the mess in my house, and (2) it has reasonably decent […]

I wanted a nice, but not too dress outfit to wear to a small get-together with some friends.  I was tired of jeans, but thought a dress could be too dressy. So I dressed down a favourite purple Nicole Bridger dress.  I have worn this dress before for hanging out with a girlfriend on a weekend.   […]

So I went on a bit of an epic road trip over the Holidays. We drove from Vancouver, BC to Calgary, AB for Christmas. Then we drove to Kimberly, BC for some lovely skiing over New Years. Then we drove home.  So I had lots of time on the road. While driving, or on any […]

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