Since Mother’s Day is once again fast-approaching, I thought I would re-share my round-up of the best places for afternoon tea in Toronto. If you’re looking to get a reservation for Mother’s Day – STOP whatever you’re doing and call now! Places book up extra fast and if you can’t get the Sunday, consider meeting on the Saturday instead. Enjoy!
One of my favourite traditions for Mother’s Day is going for afternoon tea in Toronto with my sister and Mom along with Paul and his Mom. It’s a nice way for our parents to get caught up and a fun way to spend the afternoon together. We usually spoil our Moms with a small gift as well – see our 2014 + 2015 + 2016 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas & Guide. But the point is – our presence together is the present and it’s the small, yet precious moments that we will look back on and cherish.
Having toured and tasted my way through the tea rooms of Toronto, I proclaim these to be the best places for afternoon tea in the city: Continue reading →
It’s a nice and comforting thing I look forward to when the weather is just miserable outside. We broke records in Portland for rainfall in the months of October, February and March so far! Continue reading →
Coachella is just one week away and the party calendar is filling up quickly! Even if you couldn’t score tickets to the fest, you can still hit up the parties. Here’s a quick round-up of a few not-to-be missed Coachella parties for 2017:
1) Young Turks in Palm Springs
To kick off Coachella weekend, Goldenvoice and FYF presents Young Turks in Palm Springs are hosting a Coachella pre-party at the Palm Springs Air Museum on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 9 p.m.
Get your Coachella weekend started early with a dance party featuring Ben UFO, Four Tet, Francis & the Lights, Jamiexx, Kamaiyah, Sampha, and special guest PNL. Doors open at 8 p.m. This event is 21+. Continue reading →
I am super excited about transitioning my wardrobe to SPRING!
The days have been grey and rainy in Portland and the sun has been far and few between. I can’t wait to bust out a few florals, bright colours and a sundress or two as things finally warm up a bit more.
Here a few fun spring outfit ideas to get you inspired for the new season:Continue reading →