rétro chic

Summer of Scout I was lucky enough to partake in a saucy shoot with Scout last week, a mobile boutique that sells unique new and vintage pieces. Her collection is curated for the true fashion kitty with pieces from gucci, prada, levis, ETC (lots and lots more). She sets up shop in a new place every weekend [...]

vie en rose

life in pink. I love carrying my little fisheye lomography camera from Urban Outfitters when I travel or adventure, it makes for a sweet surprise when I get the 35mm film developed. Instant photography is huge right now, along with digital of course. We are so accustomed to seeing the photo directly after it is [...]

civilisation endormie

We live in a sleepy civilization, running on coffee and donuts. The more I go, the more I understand the importance of rest and am baffled by our society's over-appreciation for the workaholic. I have a really difficult time sitting still. I don't take sick days easily, and often head into work sick because I wouldn't know what [...]

art of perception

Hey, me again. I've got some more great revelations, partly rediscovered. Maybe you've already got this mastered. I don't. As I get older I see recurring patterns in my life. Temporary feelings of discouragement are accompanied by bursts of energy, positivity, and determination. Each time I am greeted with light in return. It isn't luck. [...]

more than meets the eye

Love yourself. One scroll through Instagram will present you with this message repeatedly. Empowering each other is important, self-confidence is an asset, and social media plays a large part in its destruction. However, frequent exposure to this message enables the thought that we have to love ourselves physically. Every. Single. Inch. Of course, we should [...]

bebe reborn

I am always ready for a New Year when it comes. Yearning for the opportunity to set goals and boundaries, and make myself anew. It is as if the clock strikes 12 and my world turns white, rife with opportunity and possibility. I shed the past and look forward to see a bright future; a [...]

bookmrkd

As I mentioned in my last post, I recently traveled to Montréal and Toronto. A few places I visited stand out in my mind as exceptional. Here are my favorite food memories bookmarked. --- Montréal Kafein café-bar is a cute and cozy spot on Rue Bishop. Students frequent the upstairs coffee shop (pictured), an atmosphere suitable for [...]