Our mini honeymoon in Vegas

For our wedding gift, my dad paid for me and Chris to spend a long weekend in Las Vegas. We left two weeks after our wedding and decided it would be our mini honeymoon until our big European trip. DAY ONE We flew out on Friday morning and wanted to make the most of our […]

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We Got Married!

I have been very quiet lately and I’m ready to come back in full force. I do have a good excuse though – I GOT MARRIED! I wanted to be able to take the lead up time and time right after to just enjoy every crazy minute of it. Yes, it was full of stress […]

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Salt Spring Island

To celebrate our anniversary, and to have one last getaway before our wedding, Chris and I hopped on a ferry to Salt Spring Island. I had been to a few other Gulf Islands before (my old family cabin being on Mayne Island), but never to Salt Spring Island and we were excited to try something […]

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Our Engagement Photos

Our wedding is coming up so quickly I feel like we haven’t had a chance to breathe. There has been so much planning, organizing, spending and a laundry list of more going on that we kind of left our engagement photos to the last minute. We are lucky to know such a fun and charismatic […]

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My Bachelorette Weekend

I know I have been very quiet lately, but it’s all for a good reason. With wedding planning, I’ve had so many fun things coming up, I’ve just wanted to take the time and enjoy them all. A few weekends ago, I had my bachelorette weekend and it was amazing! My best friend, and maid […]

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EXchange Hotel Vancouver

To get rid of some of the wedding planning stress Chris and I decided to take a break and take a mini staycation. The EXchange hotel opened late last year in the old stock exchange building in Vancouver. When you walk into the lobby, you feel like you’re stepping back in time. The hotel has […]

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Dickens British Museum

As we all know, my love for England is a bit more of an obsession. When I found out that there was an English Teahouse hidden away in Chilliwack (of all places) I made sure Chris and I went to check it out. We also asked my dad to come along and make a day […]

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Wildebeest

I am a sucker for a good brunch, so when my friend Cassidy suggested we check out Wildebeest, I couldn’t say no. Tucked away in East Vancouver, you wouldn’t expect the luxurious restaurant that we walked into. I felt like I was walking into a fairytale. There were flowers and mirrors everywhere. The decor gave […]

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Pan Pacific Vancouver

For Valentine’s Day, Chris and I try to stay away from gifts… for the most part. Chocolates, treats and flowers are always a must, but this year we decided to spend so quality time together. We booked ourselves into the Pan Pacific in Vancouver for a night to enjoy the city and a fancy hotel […]

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Dine Out Vancouver – BC Kitchen

Chris and I were not prepared this year and were only able to attend the last two nights of Dine Out Vancouver. Last year we really like the atmosphere of the Parq casino in Vancouver when we visited Honey Salt, so we chose another restaurant in there again. This year we chose BC Kitchen. To get […]

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