This past weekend was the perfect weekend for baking. I didn’t have a lot to do (for once!), which meant that I was free to relax, browse through all the recipes I’ve saved on my Pinterest board and decide on something to make for friends who were visiting on Saturday night. The winning recipe: This Glazed Lemon Poke Cake from Canadian Living.
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Tomorrow marks the start of National Letter Writing Month (who knew that was a thing!?), so I’ll be rounding up some of my favourite greeting cards this week.
Who doesn’t love to receive unsolicited snail mail? So pull up a chair, turn off your computer, put pen to paper and reach out to some of the people you love…the old fashioned way.
Don’t know what to write? With their cute sayings, the cards I’ve rounded up today will start you off in an easy way.
(Don’t forget your stamps!)
Why Hello There, $25 US (set of 10), Kate Spade New York.
I blame (thank) Jessica Waks for my love of all things brass! What a glamorous and gorgeous metal. It looks great as kitchen cabinet pulls or as a show stopping faucet in a powder room. I love how it’s used on this stunning new task lamp from West Elm.
Another Friday, another weekend ahead of chores. Laundry is usually the first task I tackle on the weekends. And while I don’t mind doing laundry, it’s still a chore and one that I’m happy to finish each week. But I find that if you create a space that’s pretty and that you don’t mind spending time in, then it’s easier to face the task at hand. So, if you need some inspiration to make over your laundry room, here are 6 essentials that’ll help: