Lately, I’ve been finding it harder and harder to get out of bed Monday morning. I’ve been feeling tired, uninspired and all around down about myself- which is particularly challenging when working in a creative industry, where its part of my job to come up with innovative new ideas. Looking for someone to… Continue reading #WednesdayWisdom
This week I turned 25, meaning I am now a “quarter of a century old”! This birthday came with a lot of mixed emotions, as is often normal with turning another year older. My mind was flooded with visions of where I “should be” by now at this point in life. As the day drew… Continue reading This is 25
Anyone who knows me knows that I am a Christmas freak. Meaning, I break out the Christmas music and flannel Christmas PJs in October (although sometimes it’s actually more like July). While I recognize that a lot of people dread the holiday season, I remain am convinced that everyone can benefit from a little holiday… Continue reading Getting Into the Holiday Spirit
I thought I would try something new this week! Inspired by one of my favourite blogs- Cupcakes & Cashmere, I’ve decided to share five things I am loving this week: Binge-watching Gilmore Girls. Despite the flack I’ve been hearing- I thought it was a near perfect revival! Lauren Conrad’s gift guide– A helpful tool for… Continue reading Friday Favourites
A good snapshot keeps a moment from running away. This weekend I agreed to help my parents clean out their basement as they are currently undergoing renovations. What started out as a productive day turned into my dad and I parked on the couch for hours totally and completely mesmerized by old photographs and mementos.… Continue reading Hidden Gems
Yesterday was #GivingTuesday- a initiative created several years ago that seeks to bring back a giving spirit around the holiday season. Its the antithesis to the craziness that is Black Friday. While I love a good sale and love a good holiday party- I think its really important to take a step back as we… Continue reading December Motivation: Acts of Kindness
While it may not officially be winter yet- I for one am already frozen. If you’re like me and don’t like winter to begin with, the long, cold winter months that are about to ensue can be daunting. In an effort to be positive about this chilly weather- I thought I would share some of… Continue reading My Cold Weather Remedies
Hi friends! I thought I would start off my first blog with a little introduction to myself + why I’m here. My name is Holly, or more often “Holls”. I moved to Toronto 2 years ago, and I absolutely love it here. I’m constantly inspired by the things around me. I work in… Continue reading Welcome!