10 of Our Favourite Posts in 2017

10 of Our Favourite Posts in 2017

Hi everyone! Since there’s only a few days left of 2017, today’s post is a round-up of our favourite posts from this year. We’ve been blogging for less than a year as we’ve only started in April. But we have complied our top 10 list for you. We hope you have enjoyed reading our content. As well, if you’re new to our blog, this list may highlight posts you have not have read. We’d love … Read the rest

4 Self-Care Tips for the Holiday Season

4 Self-Care Tips for the Holiday Season

The holiday season is in full swing. There’s holiday parties, shopping for presents, decorating the house, family commitments etc. It’s certainly a busy time of year… Which makes it easy to neglect ourselves and our well-being. Self-care, especially during the holiday season is incredibly valuable. We list our tips to prioritize yourself this holiday season.

#1: Stay hydrated

It’s important to make sure you’re drinking enough water especially if you live in a cold climate … Read the rest

4 Reasons Why I Had a Long Engagement

4 Reasons Why I Had a Long Engagement

I’ve been engaged for 8 years! (I know, reallyy long engagement). We got engaged in 2009 while we were in university. We agreed to wait because we wanted to focus on our education first. Also, we didn’t feel the need to rush into marriage right away. Over the years, I’ve had a lot of people ask me, why aren’t we married yet and what are we waiting for. Although initially, we did want to wait … Read the rest

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8 Tips to Maximize Your Money

You work hard for your money. We know you work hard for your money. So we’re sharing 8 simple tips to maximize your money. Our tips will help you stay within your budget as well as to make the most of your budget.

1. Buying tickets and gift certificates at Costco

Costco has gift certificates for spas, restaurants, activities, wineries etc. They also sell movie tickets and tickets to amusement parks. Selection will vary based … Read the rest

70 Questions to Determine Your Wedding Venue

70 Questions to Determine Your Wedding Venue

Welcome to another wedding-related post. I’ve picked my wedding venue! ( Yay!) So I wanted to share the list of questions I had used when I was vetting wedding venues. When you and your fiancé are meeting with possible wedding venues, you’ll want to get as much information as you can in the initial meeting as well as from their website to assist you in determining if it’s the right venue for your wedding. If … Read the rest

4 Ways to Improve Your Work-Life Balance

4 Ways to Improve Your Work-Life Balance

We spend a lot of our time working… Working our regular hours, working overtime, working in the evenings and so on. Why is that? The obvious answer is that we need an income to live. But why is it that we so willingly choose to neglect ourselves and our personal lives in order to work more? We can’t achieve work-life balance if we only focus on our work and it can be difficult to establish … Read the rest

Be okay

Be Okay with Where You Are in Life

In this day and age, we are constantly bombarded with glossy images of a better, more interesting life. We’re shown images through billboards, commercials, ads, and social media. It becomes a struggle not to have FOMO (fear of missing out). I have certainly experienced envy from time to time by seeing and hearing what others have done.

Gain perspective

Breathe. Take a step back. Everyone’s lives are different. We have our own set of goals. … Read the rest

How to Improve Your Relationship with Yourself

How to Improve Your Relationship with Yourself

The most important and longest relationship we have in our lives is the one we have with ourselves. The relationship you have with yourself can change throughout your life.

I have struggled with self-doubt and self-criticism throughout my life. I remember being a teenager and constantly experiencing the feeling of inadequacy. In my final year of high school, I felt very lost and uncertain about my future.In the last few months before graduation, I became … Read the rest

7 Types of Wedding Venues

7 Types of Wedding Venues

Hey everyone! I’m in the process of planning my wedding and I thought I’d share the research I’ve done so far. I had to research numerous different venues and locations to figure out what I wanted. There will be a series of wedding-related posts to reflect my progress. I’d highly recommend using The Wedding Planner & Organizer if you’re looking for one!

The first important decision in the wedding planning process is picking the venue. … Read the rest