Local Hikes To Get Back To Nature

okanagan hikes

A little while back I asked for hike suggestions on Instagram, and you guys shared so many good ones! I knew I had to share them more permanently on the shop blog.  SOmetimes being in nature just grounds my soul and replenishes my cup. The Okanagan is so beautiful any time of year, trees, mountains and lakes; what more could you ask for?

  • Peach Cliff - overlooks OK Falls
  • Trails off of Green Lake Rd
  • Naramata Falls - off of Arawana Rd
  • Three Blind Mice - bike trails
  • Brent...

A Follow Up to my Vegetarian Journey

Photo by Brooke Lark on Unsplash

I became vegetarian at the start of 2020 and am still making my way through this journey.  When I first started talking about this back in January, I had a few questions asked of me of my why, why I decided to this.  My answer is still the same, I'm an animal lover.  

This choice was made pre-pandemic, and although it could have made things easier in our household, had I given in and begun to eat meat...

October Picks From the Shop

Fall Mood Board

Crisp mornings and leaves on trees changing colour, I am here for it. 

So many of the things I love happen in the fall.  You all know my morning tea routine, and it feels so good when that hot cuppa is sipped upon during a crisp morning, while looking out the living room window.  I love getting back into some movie and televison watching, of course while being bundled up under cozy blankets.  But still adventuring outside, taking in the beauty...

Retail vs. Vintage

I got this idea of comparing current fashion and retail to vintage and thrifted pieces from a vintage account I follow on Instagram, @aliceandirene. They are amazing vintage and thrift hunters and I asked them for permission to give it a try with our finds.  It's so fun to see where fashion goes and how it changes over time, and just how classic and timeless certain styles, silhouettes, and colour combos can really be. Also, that you can be...