Hosting for The Holidays (Sponsored by ShoeBuy)

Over the years I’ve hosted cookie swaps, dinner parties, cocktail parties, and holiday brunches.  I enjoy hosting and I like to take the creativity and methodical ways of Martha Stewart, some recipes and the joie de vivre of Ina Garten, design and style from the world around me, my mother’s clever approach of making nothing…

Fall is Here and Winter Will Follow: Step it Up with Shoes

I am sitting at my desk on this sunny fall day with a pair of warmly lined rain boots.  We are going for a test drive today and I think I’m in love with them.  When it comes to shoes, I’m easy.  I’ve been wearing shoes for quite a while now.  I know what I…

Shoes Matter

So we have been enjoying our walks to school, give or take a few because of our wonderful neighbourhood construction.  I love my shoes that I got from Planetshoes.com but sometimes I wear the wrong socks and I am the most blister-prone person ever.  So, I got a little blister, and started wearing my clogs…

Tired Parent, Goes Hungry

On our way out the door to camp, a rare rainy morning required rain boots. I opened the shoe cabinet to find not only my Hunter rain booties but wedged between all the shoes a bag of tortilla chips. Until you have children you don’t know what tired really feels like or how silly things…