How to Up-Cycle a Sunglass Case

Do you ever get one of those ugly boring sunglasses cases when you purchase a new pair? Well, this DIY will show you how you can up-cycle the sunglass case to make it a little more modern. Get sunglass case, fabric paint, paint brush and pencil Using the pencil, sketch out the design you want. (This is when I wish I was a better drawer) Using a small paint brush,…

Ideas for a Surprise Party

Over the weekend, I threw my mom a surprise birthday party for her 60th. I remember for a while now she kept hinting, that she wanted a surprise party for her 60th. The main question you may ask..was she surprised? I believe she was and she had no idea the party was happening until moments before which in my mind makes it a success. I had all her closest friends…

Taking and Editing Perfect Cellphone Photos

Over the past month I have been experimenting with the new HTC One M8 phone. I remember seeing it for the first time at the launch and being sad when I didn’t win the raffle to win one! It’s such a unique phone that offers features like no others on the market. Being a blogger, I take A LOT of photos. Whether it being a selfie, an outfit shot, food…

Ice Teas for Summer

Over the weekend, I headed out for a little shopping and headed to Davids Tea first to have something to sip on while walking around the mall. I’ve been a tea binge lately and decided to go on a little splurge and pick up the Davids Tea Ice Tea Takeya pitcher. Maybe it’s because of all the commercials I’ve been seeing or the promos where if you buy the Iced…

What to Wear to a Summer Festival + WIN NXNE Wristbands

Now in its 20th year, North by Northeast Festivals and Conference (NXNE) has become the Canadian festival destination for emerging artists and major-label headliners; filmmakers; hilarious comedians; visual, sound, and other artists; and innovators bridging the gap between technology and the arts. Seen as the most anticipated summer music event in Canada, NXNE Music, NXNE Film, NXNE Interactive, NXNE Art, and NXNE Comedy are an essential gathering for artists, industry, and fans.…

Twitter Party with Hydro Silk Canada :: Win Prizes

Last week I told you guys about the giveaway I’m currently holding with Hydro Silk Canada where you can submit a story about someone who inspires you. If you haven’t entered yet make sure you head to the post (here) and enter. I swear it will only take 2 seconds and your story can be short and sweet! Hydro Silk is now hosting a Twitter Contest starting on May 29th where you…

DIY Flower Arrangement for Under $10

  What You Need: Vase Rocks Faux Flowers I brought all my items at my local dollar store for a total of under $10. The vase was $2, rocks $1, and I picked up three different styles of faux flowers that would go with my room. Yellow, to add some brightness to the room, orange to correspond with the yellow, and the blue as an accent colour as my pillows…

Get Bubbly With SodaStream

SodaSteam is a home drinkmaker that will carbonate water and give you the bubbly-ness taste that you get from your favourite sodas. Instead of having to drink a typical Soda, SodaStream allows you to carbonate things like Pink Lemonade, Orange-Mango Juice, or anything your heart desires, with the wide selection of flavour bottles they offer. The best part? It’s as easy as 1,2,3 (okay, maybe a few more steps at…

Travels :: Los Angeles Lakers and Walk of Fame

The very last day in LA, my friend and I packed everything left we wanted to do into the day. This included, The Hollywood Walk of Fame, Rodeo Drive, and a Lakers Game that was packed! I was not ready to leave the heat and the beautiful weather that was in LA, but I had to get back to normal life. I can only hope that I get to go…