Sweet Paul Christening

Sweet Paul was christened in cottage country a few weeks ago. After a wonderful ceremony, close family was invited back to our cottage to relish in good eats. The highlights of the meal included homemade buns and an array of Norwegian specialties… more»

Brunch with CTV Morning Live

What an honour it was to host a brunch for CTV earlier this month. We took this opportunity to give their viewers a few tips on getting your backyard ready for an outdoor gathering. Below is a simple guide and recap of our interview… more»

Il mercato di palmer

For Palmer’s third birthday, we decided to create a backyard Italian market for her close friends and family to enjoy. Il mercato di palmer, meaning “the market of palmer”, was the ideal theme that wholly demonstrates this little girl’s appreciation for fresh air, garden-fresh produce, and pretty flowers… more»

Chasing the sweet things in life

Since baby Paul was born, we have referred to him as Sweet Paul. Ever wonder why? Allow us to explain. When Anthropolgie started carrying the Norwegian Blogger, Paul Lowe’s “Sweet Paul” magazines and cookbook, we were immediately hooked… more»

Easter scavenger hunt

We have always loved Easter for the spiritual significance, fabulous food and family time. We plan to decorate Easter eggs and sugar cookies this weekend, but we have also prepared an innovative Easter egg scavenger hunt for the kids… more»

Once upon a time

Any opportunity to gather with family and friends, create a beautiful atmosphere and share with others makes us happy. Princess Palmer is soon turning three years old. Whilst brainstorming new ideas for her celebration, we wanted to reminisce and share some of our favorite moments from her very first birthday… more»

Party dressing perfected

We had the pleasure of planning and hosting a baby shower for the lovely Julie Andreas, co-owner of era style loft. Here are some of our favourite looks from the day, featuring the era girls who each added a sense of their fabulous style to a wonderful day… more»

Give thanks

Canadian Thanksgiving is one of the most enjoyable national holidays. The focus is on family, friendship and a dynamite meal. No fussing about gifts, just being THANKFUL. The holiday derives from ancient festivities in Europe that celebrated the gift of the harvest and enough food to survive the winter… more»

A birthday fondue

Holding a birthday celebration should be fun and most notably, the food should be delectable. For the next festivity, invite your friends or family over for an interactive fondue party. It gives your party a great atmosphere and having your guests participate in the cooking makes it easy on the host… more»

Engagement party essentials

Planning an engagement party? Do you need help finding the perfect themed décor to complete the ambience? You’ve come to the right place!
Engagement parties are great opportunities for family and friends from both sides of the family to finally meet… more»