Two Provinces, One weekend~!

Friday, first thing after work, we jumped in our vehicle and headed out to Banff. Great weekend on the hill with some great friends. The conditions and weather were good which made for a wonderful day of riding…

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Our first dinner Party, Banff and some Easter good times

This past weekend was a very busy one for us! It included spending time with family and friends, hosting our first dinner party and a night out in Banff to top it all off! Spring is definitely here (for now) and it won’t be long until we are out on the golf courses!

As I mentioned, this was our very first (of many to come) dinner parties that we hosted. Decorating and entertaining is something that I absolutely love to do and its nice that we finally have our own space where we can enjoy the company of our friends and family. Before we moved we had a mish mash of dishes and cutlery so our splurge for the new place was new *matching* dinnerware. We fell in love with this collection from Crate&Barrel; it’s called Myro and it is hand painted and made in Portugal. As you know from my previous post, this dining room set and china cabinet were my parents and are nearly 30 years old so I wanted to add a modern touch to the table and used my dishes as inspiration.  I transformed our dull dining room into a Spring fling!

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Its the most wonderful time of the year

Its Monday, December 17, 2012…one week before Christmas Eve. Unbelievable to say the least. I have done minimal Christmas shopping, zero decorating and on top of it we are in the middle of trying to buy a condo. To be honest, I haven’t had much time to get into the Christmas spirit but this past weekend was a great start.

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