Being a Good Guest

Hello Darlings, There’s only one thing more precious than our time and that’s who we spend it on. With Friday evening dinners and Sunday morning brunches, comes a moment when being a great guest is as important as being an exceptional host. While we all have our family traditions and every family has its quirks, we’ve all faced those awkward moments when biting your tongue is the best option. Being a good guest is knowing how to put your best qualities on display. From knowing when to back away from the wrong conversation or what kind of flowers to bring…
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ALT Court, Montreal

Hello Darlings, Nothing gets our pulse racing and heart beating like cheering on our favourite team. Now an entire country coming together to support our athletes at the Olympics, that’s national pride. With Rio 2016 taking place it left me reminiscing of my trip to Montreal back in July. Over the weekend of July 8th, I was invited to celebrate one of my favourite sports — tennis. With Rogers Cup set to take place the following week, National Bank was celebrating 10 years of supporting  tennis in Canada. A worthy occasion for an epic celebration! That is not to say that I do not love other…
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Mobile Etiquette

Hello Darlings, My dependency on the phone has come to a point where I panic when I can’t find it in my purse. The search for it turns into a major crises where at times I will come to a point of crying. The reason behind this mobile anxiety is my work and life balance. My phone contains my Outlook schedule which alone runs my life. There’s also the Whatsapp, iMessage and Snapchat that I use obsessively to stay in touch with friends and family — short and sweet but always up to date.   My phone is no longer…
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Online Dating Etiquette For Beginners

Hello Darlings, So you’ve  decided to take the plunge and try online dating! Naturally, anything that’s new can be nerve wracking. This particularly true for online dating. I turned to relationship experts from eHarmony for tips on how to get started in this unfamiliar territory. Be honest in your profile Your best chance of meeting someone is to be honest and upfront in your profile. Don’t embellish or exaggerate details from your life. You’re looking to attract interest but  a genuine way – don’t write anything  that you wouldn’t say in person. Just be yourself!
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Prepping For a Girls Night Out

Hello Darlings, It’s Saturday night, the music is blasting, the hot curlers are setting  and you’re putting on your favorite red lipstick. It’s a girls night out! Unlike any other night, this one is incomparable. It’s one of those nights where you don’t have a single care in this world! Until the plan of action comes together, there’s a chain of negotiations and exchanges that take place a few hours leading up to the big night. The venue was a breeze to decide on and now is the time for the outfit-talk! It’s the talk that sets the tone for…
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