Embracing winter.

A few things rocked my world over the holidays. Since I plan to continue the chill (aka lazy) holiday vibe this weekend, I thought I’d share a few relaxing treats in case you plan to do the same. This wine is … Continue reading

The Arrival of Mark O’Brien.

Watching Arrival is a physical experience. At times not only did I have shivers, but I felt a wave of nausea come over me as I figured out the reveal. Linguist Louise Banks (Amy Adams) is brought in by the US government to communicate with … Continue reading

Organization made easy!

So… I have a wall calendar, an e-calendar, multiple to-do lists on papers everywhere, journals, and note pads galore. When I heard about the bullet journal craze that combines all of these things, I was intrigued. As I started my … Continue reading

Montreal indie shoegaze band The City Gates’ experiment with sound.

Never have I heard such a sweet, dreamy, melancholic mix of 90’s shoegaze music that feels laced with joy.  Impressed that this amazing band is from our very own Montreal, I had to reach out to them. Their new album comes … Continue reading

Ask Emeline: How to make a basement bedroom cozy.

We recently decided to move our bedroom to the basement so that it would be cool, quiet and dark.  It’s freshly painted which is great, but the back door leads to a garage which doesn’t exactly read “sweet dreams”. I … Continue reading

The book that will light up your life!

So…I have a favorite yoga teacher.  Why do I love him the most? Is it because he plays Madonna?  Maybe.  Is it because he massages your shoulders with eucalyptus oil before class? Perhaps.  Most of all, it is because he opens … Continue reading

My favorite 2 in 1

The Michael Kors lip gloss rollerball duo is my favorite tool to carry when going out after work.  I love that I don’t have to carry my whole make-up bag and perfume bottle. The color brightens my face and the perfume adds that evening appeal. … Continue reading