Tag Archives: Stratford

Flowers are Forever

We don’t have to venture far to enjoy the beauty of nature and visit charming towns in Southern Ontario.¬†Stratford is one of those places we love to go on a road trip. This poncho with floral embroidery is a lovely … Continue reading

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Pattern Mixing: leopard and polka dots

All the fashionistas are doing it: mixing patterns and prints. When I was young, I followed the rule not to mix patterns; when you wear a blouse with a print, you wear a solid colour skirt or pants. There is … Continue reading

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Celebration of the Swans

The Parade of the Swans is the official sign of spring in Canada. It takes place in the charming city of Stratford on the Avon River. I wore white for the occasion, with a pop of red: sunglasses and sandals … Continue reading

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One year ago today …

Last summer, I took a hiatus from my blog. It was a bittersweet season for me. On a beautiful day in July, I received a phone call that my dad had been rushed to the hospital in Huntsville (about a … Continue reading

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A Cold Winter’s Day

What to do on a cold day in January? Reminisce of summer days and dream of warm, sunny days ahead! Through the years I have enjoyed winter sports; skating, tobogganing and cross-country skiing, but when temperatures drop way below freezing … Continue reading

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