Throwback Thursday: Afternoon tea in London

Last year at this time, Matt and I were getting ready for our trip to Europe, first stop was London! You can read all about it here. I can’t wait to go back one day with our little family, London was so much more than I expected and it was a beautiful time to go […]

Nursery Reveal

Our little guy is now 7 weeks old!!  I am so excited to show you his nursery!! As you can see, the spare room was just a spot for whatever stuff we had lying around. It felt good to dedicate this room to a nursery, get a inspiration board together and see what a difference […]

Where is Tommy Smythe?

I get a lot of people coming to my blog by asking where is Tommy Smythe? what is he up to? Tommy Smythe tv show… well sorry to disappoint but he doesn’t have his own TV show yet. He does seem to be branching out on his own now (while still working with Sarah Richardson […]

Throwback Thursday: Past renovations

In 2007, Matt and I bought our first house and our goal was to flip it. It was definitely a great experience and we were successful! It’s crazy looking through these pictures because this is not our style at all but we were trying to make it pretty neutral. The house sold in September 2008! […]

Throwback Thursday: Honeymoon in Hawaii

I’m starting a new series for Sweet Maple, I’m participating in Throwback Thursday’s! I want to share a bit more about myself before I started Sweet Maple! If you follow Just Bella on Instagram you will have seen the beautiful shots she has posted of where she is right now, Hawaii! It made me reminisce […]

Fall is in the air

Instead of appreciating the last few days of summer I’m already thinking of fall. Here are some of my finds to update some of your rooms and add some colour. If all else fails just make sure you buy a potted mum, that is my ultimate fall pick!! 1– I love the look of this […]

Nursery board

I am excited to share some ideas I have put together for our little guys nursery. Things are coming together and I hope to share the final product with you early September! I didn’t really know where I was going with this nursery, just that I wanted it to feel like a baby boy’s room, […]

My long weekend

We just finished a nice long weekend… The civic day weekend always feels great because you still have just under 2 months left of summer. I spent my weekend picking out paint for the nursery, going out for dinner with great friends at the Martini House and a mini summer road trip to visit family […]

Summer maternity style

Since finding out I was pregnant I was always excited to wear maternity clothes. What I found is that there are some really great pieces out there and some awful ones. I found that a lot of people will say that they don’t want to spend money on clothes that they are only going to […]