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Winter Wonderland

Despite our busy schedule we managed to sneak in a date night to Winter Wonderland. It was the perfect night, not only did the weather cooperate but the food was on point and we even got to catch up with friends we haven’t seen in months. For those that don’t know Winter Wonderland has a […]

Weekend Reading: 18.12.15

I don’t know what’s more exciting about this weekend, a Winter Wonderland date or going home on Sunday!! T-minus TWO days!! Apart from being completely waist deep into my dissertation and completely overwhelmed with my other assignments I have managed to some how find time to share two new posts and I would love for […]

Weekend Reading: 4.12.15

HELLO DECEMBER!! Oh how I love December, what’s not to love about snuggle weather, holiday drinks at Starbucks, blanket scarfs and oh yeah — Christmas presents! This last week has been the ultimately transition from Thanksgiving dinner to putting up our Christmas tree and getting ready for our Christmas cocktail party this weekend but there’s always […]

Weekend Reading: 27.11.15

Whether you’re waiting in line at a Black Friday sale, recovering on the couch for your 3am shop or still washing the dishes and putting away the good china, grab your coffee take a break for a few minutes with this weeks segment of Weekend Reading… In honour of Thanksgiving it only seems fair to […]

Checking In: The Langham Hotel, London

Yesterday Rich and I celebrated our 3rd anniversary with a quiet dinner and long walk with Kendall but before that we enjoyed a very relaxing Saturday away. I cannot believe three years has already passed, it feels like just yesterday he was serving me drinks at The Union and we were both embarrassing ourselves. Time has flown by, […]

Weekend Reading: 20.11.15

These next few weeks are craziness, we have our three year anniversary, Thanksgiving and a variety of Christmas Parties all before going home back to the U.S.! It’s going to be a great couple of weeks but it’s also going to be tense and hectic so what better time to start a new series on […]

How to Stay Motivated at University

It is that point of the semester where everyone is struggling to stay motivated and on top of their to-do lists and assignments. The weather is getting crisp and the rainy days are so common, sometimes it’s a mission just to get out of bed and walk outside. These feelings are nothing new, it happens to […]

My Favourite Historical Novels

Looking to get lost in time? Try one of these historical novels to travel back in time and into another world all together… The Book Thief (by Markus Zusak) The Help (by Kathryn Stockett) Water for Elephants (by Sara Gruen) Atonement (by Ian McEwan) The Boy in the Striped Pajamas (by John Boyne) Or try one […]

Cauliflower Pizza

Gluten free, fun to make and simply delicious. My favourite part about this is you can change up the topping depending on your mood or simply what’s in the fridge when the mood strikes. The base is always the same so you can top it however you fancy. What You’ll Need: food processor baking sheet […]