– Hey Ocean! covers Arcade Fire –

This week’s song is for all the musicians out there who enjoy performing covers. This is a clip of Vancouver band Hey Ocean! doing a live cover of Arcade Fire’s Sprawl II (Mountains Beyond Mountains). Hey Ocean! re-imagined this song in a beautiful way, demonstrating exactly how to make your own memorable version of a…

Wardrobe Wednesday: June 1 edition

My closet contains almost exclusively all earth tones and subtle colours, with one exception- beautiful bright red! I am pretty loyal to my regular colours so it’s not often that I wear the bold red. And so it always feels special when I decide to put it on, and I do find it to be…

Fashion Friday: May 27 edition

On my last visit to Winners to pick up some items for my outdoor space  I couldn’t resist to “just take a look” at the clothes department. Well the store was flooded with new arrivals of summer dresses, and especially of a variety of white bohemian-style dresses. I normally  don’t care much for white dresses,…

– Wild Wednesday: Wiigwaas –

Today is #WildWednesday, but I’m also suitably calling it Wiigwaas Wednesay in honour of the amazing white birch tree. Wiigwaas is an Ojibway word that means birch bark in English. I’ve been thinking about wiigwaas because I’m anxious for the week or two from now when I will go harvest some. What for? Well, I…

The Preatures. “Is This How You Feel?”

My feature song for this week is “Is This How You Feel?” by Australian rock band The Preatures. This song is part of their debut full-length album Blue Planet Eyes (2014) and has received much love from music critics and bloggers. The energy in this song is so fun and puts me in a good…

Fashion Friday: May 20 edition

  These denim joggers from Garage are my most comfortable piece of clothing- the  thin denim and loose fit is wonderful for summer.  I think they’re a funky alternative to shorts and I just love them. I love them a lot! I matched them with an equally loose and comfy collared  halter top with classic…