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    A Different Pace

    Today I leave for Asia and I realized it’ll be the longest I’ve ever been away from Toronto since my trip to Brazil almost 10 years ago. One month is short by backpacking…

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    Getting Our Home Ready for Spring

    Spring is here! The weather is getting warmer and I can’t wait until I officially retire my winter jacket. While Mother Nature will dictate everything happening outdoors, I thought I’d bring a…

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    Easy DIY Wedding Envelope Liners

    We’ve received our wedding invites and will be sending them out next week. It’s getting real! Our invites came with your standard 5×7 envelopes –they’re white, thin, and pretty plain looking. They’d worked…

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    Closing Time

    Yesterday I announced the closure of my first startup. I was dreading it for weeks but now that my intention is out there, I feel a sense of relief. Relief in that…

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    16 Valentine’s Day Ideas for Broke Couples

    Happy Valentine’s Day, all you lovers out there. I love Valentine’s. It’s a great holiday, isn’t it? I think there’s a lot of false pressure that makes people loathe it, like a…

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    Choosing Your Wedding Venue

    Your wedding venue…kind of a big deal. It sets the tone for everything and can make your wedding planning as smooth as buttah or a total nightmare. Not to mention that your…

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    Wedding Updates

    According to our TheKnot.com website, Andrew and I are getting married in 184 days! It’s crazy. Wasn’t it yesterday we got engaged? And now it’s happening in a few short months. July…

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    6 Things I’m Going to Quit Buying in 2017

    How’s your 2017 going? And what about those resolutions? I’ve been ruthlessly decluttering and clearing our space in the process of carrying out my own resolution of adultizing our apartment. It’s amazing…

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    Holiday Cheer

    Merry Christmas! I had a fun and relaxing weekend at my parents’. My sister, Melissa, is back from school after having spent the last four months in Halifax. For the second year…