October Snapshots

October 2020. A bittersweet month. A milestone month. An unexpected month. A month when, a year ago, my best friend asked me to marry him. The month we were supposed to have our Fall wedding at a rustic restaurant physically surrounded by our close family and friends. Instead, it has become a month nearing the …

September Snapshots

Does anyone else feel a shift during the month of September? To me, the shift feels deeply internal, almost like a cosmic pull. September is my birth month, so maybe that's when Virgo energy is in full frequency as the sun and moon live in its constellation. Or maybe that’s just the magic of September. …

Bittersweet Farewell to October

The Fall season has been pretty extraordinary this year. So much so that I want to savour it in this blog post, especially since it's been snowing and already below zero cold since Monday. Switching my leather jacket to a winter parka was a quick adjustment I wasn't ready to make so suddenly. I was …

Pumpkin Bread with Salted Maple Butter

Like many, there are certain baked-goods that are my "go-to's" for a select Holiday or season. My lavender cookies are my staple for Spring, my gingerbread cookies are my Christmas must-haves, and my strawberry cupcakes are...well, let's be real, that can be enjoyed anytime of the year. Truthfully, any baked-good can be enjoyed at any time …

Autumn is for Apple Crumble

I recently posted an apple crumble in-the-making in my Stories, and didn't think much of it until I received DM replies asking for a recipe. The people have spoken, so here I am, giving the people what they rightfully deserve. A warm, comforting, tasty apple crumble they can whip up at home on a Sunday …

Fall Decor for Small Spaces

If you're a decor enthusiast like myself, then you must get excited when the seasons change because it entices you to decorate your home with seasonal embellishments. And you most likely love decorating especially during the Fall season so you can nest a cozy abode to retreat to as the air becomes crisper and the daylight …

Autumn at the Farm

Nothing quite warms my heart into a state of pure coziness like a crisp autumn weekend spent at a farm. My boyfriend's good friend celebrated his birthday at his family's farm and it was exactly how November weekends should be spent; away from the grey city, technology unplugged, an abundance of food, drink, conversations, laughter, games and the coziest of …