Je t’aime Paris

AHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH… I’m so excited!!!  I am literally jumping up and down and smiling from ear to ear! Yesterday, I  booked a ticket with one of my dearest friends…. to PARIS!!!!!!   I mean,  PARIS , like as in the city of lights…  the potentially most beautiful city in the world. It truely doesn’t feel like […]

A few things on my mind

here are a few things that are topping my inspiration board at the moment. I could go on forever, but you would get bored… and if not go check out my pinterest @brookita    centre part soft waves and denim source relaxed loose fit t’s – casual done right source gorgeous gallery style wall (MUST […]


I miss you Dad. You are loved and thought of, each and every day. In continuing efforts to find cures for cancers like the rare one my dad had, please consider donating to The BC Cancer Foundation here.  Thank you. I’ll leave you with this beautiful song that is touching my soul today.

Life, lately…in four-inch photos

It’s been a while since one of these posts…but here you go. enjoy! Happy Saturday!

Keeping House

So there is this amazing shop on Broadway  called Stepback.  I try to check it out at least twice a month and always end up swooning over some new (well old) treasure that has found its way into the shop.  I sometimes wish I just lived inside the store because it is always filled with […]

For Mom

It was Mom’s big birthday last month and I decided I wanted to put together something really special for her. Something that would show her how much she is loved and how much she inspires us all.  So before I show you the pictures, let me give you a little backstory on how this came […]

The Public Market

This past Sunday the sun graced us with her presence and so M and I made a mad dash to get outside.  Melriches coffee in hand, my trusty Canon and lots of layers, and we were off to Granville Island Public Market.  I truly LOVVVVVVEEE the marketplace. I usually don’t buy much, but it’s just […]


For those of you on instagram, you may have seen this going around.  After a morning of catching up on my favourite blogs ( yes I know, I’m super behind), I thought it would be fun to follow along in the likes of Natalie and Sydney and pass it around here.    So here it […]

A Little #TBT for You!

So in honour of it being Thursday and also because I am just really  missing the warm breezy weather of island life, I am posting a little throwback Thursday up here on the blog.  These are some photos I have been meaning to post since NOVEMBER and kept forgetting about. So here you go…. can’t […]

A Weekend in the Snow (Part II)

While the first post about last weekend was all about adventures outside, I’d be lying if I didn’t tell you that the majority of our time was actually spent inside the cabin with our cozy fireplace and playing with littles. What a difference five years can make…Five years ago, this post would have been filled […]