Elanna turns one

Elanna Lauren turned one at the end of June and we had the best time celebrating her with close friends and family. With each of our parties, we choose a theme that is well suited for the individual and for Elanna, we couldn’t imagine anything more perfect for this sweet girl than Rifle Paper florals…more»

Summer 2017!

We love making a to-do list, at the start of each season, of the things we want to do before the season ends. This summer, we want to make sure we take time to enjoy the season and ALL it has to offer and also ensure we are focusing on a healthy mind, body and life…more»

Samantha & Dustin’s romantic Banff wedding

S + D are the cutest couple and have such a sweet story. They are not only beautiful to look at; they both are practicing lawyers – talk about a power couple… more»

How to: give the perfect gift

Gift giving should be enjoyable and simple, but during the holidays we admit that the gesture can be tricky and even stressful. The goal is to give a thoughtful gift that the recipient will LOVE… more»

A woodland halloween

We couldn’t resist sharing these photos of Palmer and Elanna (cousins) in their woodland animal attire. This is Elanna’s first Halloween, making it an extra special day. She is wearing the owl costume that we made for Palmer’s first Halloween…more»

Top 3 coffee shops in YXE

In the past few years coffee shops have become more prevalent and sophisticated, using freshly roasted coffee beans and offering specialty drinks that (most) people cannot easily make at home. There is no question that coffee brings people together and going for coffee has evolved into a regular outing to do with friends and family…more»

Over the moon for you

We showered Justine (one of our blondes) and baby M with a moon themed baby shower, revolving around the phrase “over the moon for you”… more»

Some bunny is four

Last weekend Palmer turned four and we celebrated with a bunny inspired party, per her request. If you know this girl, you will know her love for bunnies, making this the most fun party to plan… more»

Easter brunch

We love gathering family and friends together for Easter. This year, we decided to host an Easter brunch! Combing the heavenly mix of sweet and savory is the ultimate meal for us, and also makes entertaining quite simple…. more»

Eating seasonally – through pie: Summary

Last year we introduced our first reoccurring series: eating seasonally-through pie. A challenge, based on the Modern Farmer Pie Chart, where we baked a new pie each month, focusing on in-season ingredients. Although we come from a family of pie makers, we only had a few staple recipes in our back pockets… more»