BLACKBERRY MINT SPARKLER

Mojito Inspired Drinks

You guys should know by now that I’m #teamwine all the way, but in the summertime I make a few adjustments. I mean between all the sangrias, mojitos and anything that is served in a pineapple, what’s a girl to do! Wanting to take advantage of all the fresh fruit (finally!!) that’s locally produced, I […]

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WEDDING GUEST ATTIRE: DOS AND DON’TS

Summer Wedding Attire Do's and Don'ts | It's a Sparkly Life

Wedding season is in full swing! Chances are you’ve already been to one, or at least have had a bridal shower or two to attend! Regardless, summertime is usually jam packed with weddings. Dressing for these occasions can sometimes be a bit more tricky. There’s the warm weather to contend with, and the fact that […]

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PICNIC ESSENTIALS WITH OZERY BAKERY

5 Picnic Essentials | It's a Sparkly Life

Although we are still a few days away from the official start of summer, as far as I’m concerned it has already begun! I’m so excited for all things summer. Hamburgers on the grill, ice cream on a hot day and of course picnics! As a kid my parents would take us to the state […]

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LAUNDRY 101: BLACK AND WHITE CARE

Laundry 101

White tee | Black Lace Skirt | Clutch: Club Monaco, similar here | Heels: Zara, similar here For someone who loves a whole lot of color, my wardrobe surprisingly has a whole lot of black and white in it. I don’t know why that is. Probably because those are my most basic pieces, pieces I […]

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10 REASONS WHY YOUR 30’S ROCK

In your 30s

True confession. I’m turning 30 for the third time in two weeks. If those calculations confuse you, I”m turning 32!Yikes is right. Besides the fact that I can still recall watching Full House LIVE and not on Netflix, I feel pretty young. Like, there’s no way I’m in my 30’s young. But you know what, […]

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CORN MANGO SUMMER SALSA

Corn Mango Salsa Recipe | It's a Sparkly Life

Summertime eating is the best. Everything is so fresh, so light, so flavourful! Not to mention that you can just literally sit outside for hours with a bottle of chilled wine and some apps. Ok, so maybe the wine won’t last hours, but you get the point 😉 Top on my list of summer eats […]

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PEONY CARE 101

How to care for your cut peonies

It’s that time of year, peony season. Your Instagram has probably filled up with pictures of the gorgeous flowers and your Snapchat is full of bloggers at the flower market 😉 But here’s the thing about peonies. As pretty as they are, they are kind of expensive!!! Unless you are lucky enough to live near […]

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