I Found My Wedding Dress at Champagne and Lace

Even though our wedding is just under two years away, I am so excited! The venue is booked, our date is booked, and now, I’VE GOT MY WEDDING DRESS! When you get engaged, trying on wedding dresses is definitely the first thing you want to do. I had been trying to put it off but […]

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Shopping Day Trip – Mexico

As a surprise, when we went to Flight Centre to pick up our tickets, our travel agent booked us a half day shopping excursion. This included a trip to a jewelry factory, a tequila shop, and a shopping district called 5th Ave. Chris and I hummed and hawed over whether or not we should go, […]

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Portobello Road Market

Chris and I went down to London a few days before our flight home. Every time we are in London we try to do something a bit different. This time we went to Portobello Road Market. We took the underground to Ladbroke Grove station. We walked a short while before coming to Portobello Road. Even though it […]

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Shopping Date in Manchester

I met up with my friend Charl in Manchester for shopping and cocktails. I caught the train in the early afternoon and met her at Manchester Piccadilly station. Right away we went to Costa Coffee for a quick catch-up. A lot has happened in a year, for both of us. After spending an hour there, […]

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Portland, Oregon 

We left our campsite early to try and beat traffic to Portland. It is just over a 3 hour drive from Florence, Oregon to Portland. This drive actually took us over 5 hours because, well, I wanted to shop. Our first stop was at the Woodburn outlets, just outside of Portland. Here we shopped (of […]

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Fashion Valley, San Diego, California

I love shopping. It is hands down one of my favourite things to do. I love seeing and feeling the different fabrics and learning about all of the new trends. Being in California, I couldn’t not go shopping where there is a big European fashion influence coming in. Fashion Valley is located in San Diego, […]

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London, England

For my last weekend in England, my boyfriend took me away to London, which made sense as I flew out of London Heathrow. We spent three nights in London exploring many different boroughs over the four days. We arrived Friday night, with two huge suitcases, a carry on bag and his bag for the weekend. […]

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