Easter Essentials & gift ideas

Easter Essentials & gift ideas

Easter is the perfect occasion for sitting down with friends and family to enjoy a lovely brunch, start wearing all the pretty pastels, take in the warmer weather (hopefully) and eat a ton of delicious chocolate!  Every year I like to prepare cute little Easter baskets for the kids & add a few Easter touches around the house to make it fun & memorable for the whole family.  I usually stick with classic pieces & good quality items that I can reuse year after year. Below I’ve roundup all of my favorite essentials that will bring lots of easter vibes to your home,  tablescape and your little one’s Easter baskets. Don’t forget to look into my Easter Shop for more lovely ideas!  Continue reading “Easter Essentials & gift ideas”

LIME & MANDARINE BUNDT CAKE ​ ​​ ​

LIME & MANDARINE BUNDT CAKE ​  ​​ ​

Last week I received a fresh delivery including 2 new body wash fragrances from Le Petit Marseillais, (that both smell oh-so-amazing!) along with a beautiful wooden crate filled with juicy limes and mandarines! I’ve been wanting to do a citrus cake for a while and this was the perfect opportunity to come up with a healthier version of a lime cake drizzled with a mandarine glaze. After a few trials, a finally perfected this light, moist and citrusy treat that is really easy to whip up and pretty healthy for a cake recipe.  A perfect dessert for the whole family to enjoy or to impress your guests next time you are hosting! I will definitely have this on the table for Easter brunch this year!
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My office nook refresh

My office nook refresh

Something I always strive for when designing or decorating a space is to create a functional yet stylish place.  I don’t believe you have to sacrifice one for the other, and I truly think that with a bit of thought, and getting to know your needs, you can see it all come to life. My home office is really small and it’s located in the back of our kitchen. This desk area really needs to stay organized & well decorated because it is for everyone to see when you come in our kitchen.  Continue reading “My office nook refresh”