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Gift Ideas

Holidays, Shopping

Gift Ideas from Purdys Chocolatiers

Gift ideas from Purdy's Chocolatiers

Christmas just isn’t Christmas without chocolates. This sweet season is only made sweeter by spreading love and cheer to your friends and family. Purdys just happens to be the official chocolate of Christmas and the unofficial chocolate of “OMG THANK YOU BEST GIFT EVER” too.  So from Secret Santa gifts to superlative stocking stuffers to under-the-tree favourites, Purdys is your ticket to becoming a gift hero this holiday season. For the Choc-oholic – Santa’s Workshop $21 With a little bit of…

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Lifestyle, Shopping

CAUSEBOX: Better Products for a Better World

causebox subscription box fall 2016

CAUSEBOX is a quarterly subscription box that focus on socially conscious products dedicated to doing good all over the world. In each box you’ll receive 5-8 seasonal lifestyle products that donate a perfect of profits to charities, employ local artisans, or aim to inspire and empower others. CAUSEBOX aims to provide better products for a better world for growing community of conscious consumers who care about how and why their products are made. Each box contains at least $150 worth of products for women…

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Lifestyle

Causebox by Sevenly: A subscription box with a cause

CAUSEBOX by Sevenly. Receive a box of socially conscious women's products each season, handpicked by Sevenly.

Today, I want to share a new kind of subscription box with you. Causebox is a quarterly box from Sevenly sending a curated box of their favorite socially conscious products for women. Sevenly is a company that creates apparel and art. But most importantly, they are a company with heart.  Sevenly gives 7% to charity and over the last three years they’ve raised $4 million for various causes around the world. Every quarter you’ll get $150 worth of items plus…

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DIY, Lifestyle

Free Printable: 52 Date Ideas Card Deck

DIY 52 Date Night Ideas Card Deck - Free printable!!

One year ago today, my boyfriend of many years proposed to me in San Juan, Puerto Rico. I’ll never forget it. We had the most lovely day, exploring and wandering through the streets of the old city.  At sunset, when we came to rest at a park by the marina, he got down on one knee and popped the question! It was so surreal and I’ll never forget the feeling. I was on cloud 9! Since today marks the one…

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DIY, Jewelry Tutorials

Love Knot Earrings and Pendant

DIY love knot jewelry tutorial

DIY Love Knot Earrings and Pendant With Valentine’s day coming up this week ’tis the season for love! And since it is always good to show yourself a little love too, I thought I would make myself a nice little Valentine’s day present! There’s nothing I love more than dainty jewelry, so these love knot earrings and pendants make the perfect little gift. They’re also super easy to make, and they don’t need to be perfect to look pretty, so this…

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DIY

DIY Teacup Candles

I’ve been seeing antique teacup candles at all the markets and craft fairs recently. They are such adorable little things! So I thought I would try to make some myself. I’ve seen a fair amount of tutorials on candle making and it’s something that I’ve always wanted to try. I picked up these pretty little teacups from the St. Lawrence Antique Market for only $3-5 a piece. But I hardly use them for tea drinking. So turning them into candles…

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Beauty, Shopping

Christmas Gifts that Give

Gift Ideas that Give

Christmas Gifts Ideas That Give  Give a little more this Christmas season! Here are some gift ideas with a philanthropic cause. Whether it’s a creamy body lotion or silk georgette blouse, these gifts just do a little bit more. After all isn’t Christmas all about giving? TOM’s Red Ornament Stocking | Kiehl’s Grapefruit Whipped Butter Theory RED Special Edition Women’s Blouse | Lush Charity Pot Created by polyvore-editorial With every Tom’s product you purchase, Toms will help 1 person in need. In the United States, 100%…

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Lifestyle

PS I Love This: Heritage Teddy Bears

PS I love this: Heritage Teddy Bears

  While browsing on Pinterest, I came across these adorable heritage teddy bears and I am just smitten by them.  There’s a lost art in toy making and the Polka Dot Club brings it back with these lovingly handmade heritage teddy bears. You can see the all the care goes into the little details like the neckties and trim. They are such beautiful little things. At the turn of the 20th century the finest teddy bears and stuffed animals were made…

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