Monthly Archives

August 2011

  • Food

    Whole Lemon Bars

    When it comes time for dessert I usually can’t go past cookies, brownies and muffins – preferably the chocolate variety! This past week I felt the urge to branch out and make a sweet…

    August 30, 2011
  • Fashion

    Fashion Friday: Whimsical Weekend

    I tried on a maxi dress once. It was one of those change room experiences I never want to put myself through again, along with trying on bathers under those horrid fluorescent lights (why…

    August 26, 2011
  • Craft

    Trash or Treasure?

    I am usually the Recycling-Nazi of the home and office, so when I read in the latest Frankie that I could use what is normally considered as trash to make crafty home-wares and accessories…

    August 25, 2011
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    Boyfriend Rule #1

    Boyfriend rule #1: A boy should never dip a girl with flowers in his hand if they are not for her. My boyfriend broke this rule last week. I must give him a little…

    August 24, 2011
  • Food

    Graduation Celebration!

    graduation cake My sister had her university graduation a few weeks ago and seeing as I was the only immediate family member¬†present I decided to make it extra special for her with this cake…

    August 23, 2011
  • Fashion

    Fashion Friday: Vintage Beach Holiday

    Ladies sure knew how to do it in the fifties! After seeing this blog post earlier in the week I have been craving a vintage swimsuit just like the one pictured above. I love…

    August 19, 2011
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    Something to Make You Smile

    It’s shaping up to be a busy week at work, which means I haven’t had as much time as I would like to dedicate to my blog. I’ve also been puppy-sitting my sisters Labrador…

    August 16, 2011
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    Seven…

    I first saw this “seven” post at one sheepish girl and thought it would be fun to try out seeing as I love questionnaires. At first I thought it would be relatively easy to…

    August 15, 2011
  • Fashion

    Fashion Friday: Breakfast at Tiffany’s

    Breakfast at Tiffany’s would have to be one of my favourite movies. Holly Golightly is such an adorable character and Audrey Hepburn plays the part exquisitely. I am so excited to retrace Holly’s steps…

    August 12, 2011