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Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

When it is really cold out, or quite frankly, you are just hungry, oatmeal cookies are the perfect answer- you get a little bit of sugar for energy, you get a little bit of oatmeal for fibre, and the chocolate is just for fun! I […]

Building a Travel Wardrobe, Style File Friday

Building a Travel Wardrobe, Style File Friday

To me, a sign of adulthood is looking put together. That doesn’t mean covered in designer clothing from head to toe, it doesn’t mean elaborate outfits, it doesn’t mean overly formal choices. It does mean that your clothing is clean and wrinkle-free, and fits properly. […]

History Bite: The Favourite

History Bite: The Favourite

The Favourite is one of the buzz-iest movies right now. Apparently, it is set out to win Oscars, Golden Globes, and every other award out there.  Everyone is raving about how amazing it is, and that everybody needs to see it immediately. However, I don’t […]

5 Best History Posts of 2018

5 Best History Posts of 2018

2018 has been a very difficult year for me, and it doesn’t look like 2019 is going to be much easier. However, other than getting my puppy Agnes in February, the biggest thing I’ve done for myself is moving to more of a historical focus on […]

The 5 Best Culture Posts of 2018

The 5 Best Culture Posts of 2018

As I continue to wrap up my year of blogging with my favourite posts, today is all about my favourite culture posts. My blog shifted a bit in focus in the second half of the year, and I’m so thrilled that I am including more […]

The 5 Best Book Posts of 2018

The 5 Best Book Posts of 2018

One constant in my life, no matter what I am going through, is reading. You will never find me without a book on hand for a spare moment, and I’m one of those people who reads three books at once. Although book posts can be […]

5 Best Style Posts of 2018

5 Best Style Posts of 2018

As ever, Style File Friday continues to be a constant on my blog! Although it can be difficult for me to get the pictures (I have about 4 hours total in a week when I’m home and the light is good enough), I still love […]

Ornaments of the Day 7, Blogmas

Ornaments of the Day 7, Blogmas

This will be my last ornament post of 2018, and I’m a little bit sad about that! Ornaments are one of my favourite things in this world, and I have truly enjoyed writing and sharing these posts. However, because it is the last ornament post, […]

Boxing Day Traditions

Boxing Day Traditions

Boxing Day is a wonderful day- another day off work (or if you work in retail, extra pay), another day to relax, and another day to do whatever you desire. In the last few years, I’ve used Boxing Day as a me-day. I try not […]

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas, dear readers! Today’s post is not long at all, but I wanted to wish a Merry Christmas, a Happy Christmas, a day off, a great Tuesday, and anything else you are wishing for! I am so grateful for all of my wonderful readers, […]