Timeless Gifts

There are two tiers of gifts in my eyes, the first tier being gifts that will serve a purpose aside from decoration that are long lasting. The second tier are trinkets or short term gifts. Flowers, wine, food, cards and things of that nature just aren’t lasting gifts. The value of lasting gifts is moreContinue reading “Timeless Gifts”

Why A Date Is More Important Than A Gift

This Valentines Day Ryan and I re-created our first Valentines Day from many years ago and it was wonderful. We wandered around a mall together, established what kind of refrigerator we would like to own in the future and went to dinner at Moxies. We had such a lovely time laughing and talking together whileContinue reading “Why A Date Is More Important Than A Gift”

Things My Family Taught Me

To start this off, everyone I’ve shared my story with has informed me my family is a little different from the usual. Things I thought were normal turn out to be not so common, but I love that I got to learn them. When I was fairly young, my mother, father and grandfather all taughtContinue reading “Things My Family Taught Me”

Bullet Journal Ideas

Like many people, I adopted bullet journaling into my routine. I started a few years ago, but I found that if I tried to schedule myself to write in it and track daily I was unable to do it. Perhaps it’s a character flaw, but I don’t do well with self-imposed deadlines, so I startedContinue reading “Bullet Journal Ideas”

How To Keep Clutter In Check

I live in a two bedroom apartment with my loved one, and I am constantly trying to reduce clutter in my home. I am not one to keep items or trinkets, but my other half is a collector of nerdy items, clothing and media. When he moved in I panicked at how much stuff wasContinue reading “How To Keep Clutter In Check”

Why You Should Play Video Games With Your SO

Growing up, my brothers played a variety of games. I remember watching them conquer Shadow of the Colossus, the Spyro trilogy, JACK, Ratchet and Clank as well as countless Final Fantasy games. I enjoyed sitting as quietly as I could watching characters and worlds move wildly before me. As I grew older, I got toContinue reading “Why You Should Play Video Games With Your SO”

Kiss The Scaly Ankle

We have come to the misconception that romantic relationships are picture perfect moments stringed together with gold and silver. This just isn’t realistic. Relationships are messy, difficult and emotionally draining at times. Men are not perfectly coifed with bulging muscles, huge bank accounts and varied interests that are tailored to impressing women. Women are notContinue reading “Kiss The Scaly Ankle”

Great Dates In Edmonton

Just about a year ago, Ryan (my man) and I created the Date List. All the dates we wanted to go on the we could reference when we are trying to plan our dates. I thought I could share some of them on here with you guys. The Muttart Conservatory We’ve gone quite a fewContinue reading “Great Dates In Edmonton”