I came home recently to find that the husband had made a list, or a set of lists to be exact – productive lists. One for him, one for me and one for us. They featured a few key items that we have let slide in the hustle and bustle of everyday life – not… Read More My New Year’s Resolutions: New Year, New Goals.
The holidays are a special time of year for many reasons – for most they represent quality time with your family and friends and some time to reflect. Sadly, I haven’t been able to spend Christmas at home for nearly a decade but I console myself with new Caribbean traditions and friends that feel like… Read More My Festive Favourites
Like almost every girl who has spent any time on Pinterest (especially girls who have a fondness for the fizz), I have been coveting one of the ‘Press for Champagne’ signs. They come in all shapes and sizes, different fonts and styles, I love them all! Buuuuut, they’re pretty pricey – so, being the crafty… Read More ‘Press For Champagne’ A DIY Tutorial
One of the most satisfying gifts to put together is a gift basket. It makes for the perfect hostess gift or corporate gift and can be tailored to any taste or budget. They are also great for last minute Christmas gifts as almost all of the items can be picked up at a local grocery… Read More Putting Together The Perfect DIY Gift Bag
Having an hour long ferry commute daily enables me to get a LOT of reading done. It’s my quality time to switch off and immerse myself in something other than Instagram or Facebook! My reading tastes are pretty eclectic, from best sellers, to suggestions from friends, I am always keen to read whatever I can… Read More December Book Review
I detailed my struggle with island shopping in (this post) but today’s post focuses on an entirely different crisis… What on earth do you get for your guy??? My husband is practically impossible to shop for. He either doesn’t want/see a need for it (there is a home smoker in the back of the… Read More Gift Guide For Your Guy
It is hard Christmas shopping on an island – nearly 9 years in and I still struggle, leaving it too late for shipping deadlines and unintentionally getting items caught in Customs. Countless gift lists online have me lusting after the unobtainable… But despite the urge to run straight to Amazon and ASOS, I am trying… Read More Island Gift Guide for your Girls