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beach-ready arms + abs

beach-ready arms + abs

GRRR. I hate crowds. I know, I know – who doesn’t, right? But when you’re on your way to do something that should take, oh, maybe 30 minutes and it ends up taking 2.5 hours, you get yourself an angry Ashley hahah. Apparently there was some sort of marijuana appreciation parade/protest downtown today, so it … Continue reading

a fresh start

a fresh start

Okay, so maybe I got a little over-zealous when I said I was going to “be back” about a month ago. As I admittedly secretly-maybe-kinda thought in the back of my head would happen, the holidays did get the best of me (in a good way!) and there was absolutely no time to put energy … Continue reading

gratitude + what to do with leftovers

gratitude + what to do with leftovers

Hello, lovelies! How was your weekend? I had a lovely, relaxing-yet-busy-at-the-same time Thanksgiving long weekend! It involved a reunion with a girlfriend that moved to the UK, lazy movie nights with my boy, a Toronto FC game (they lost. surprise, surprise), an afternoon spent relaxing at a quant coffee shop, hanging out with the famjam, … Continue reading

09.23.12 weekend wrap + weekly plan

09.23.12 weekend wrap + weekly plan

Soo normally I try to write my weekend wraps + weekly plans on Sunday nights (makes sense, right?), but last night a little somethin’ got in the way. That something was SUNDAY FUNDAY: an impromptu gathering of friends for a night of debauchery. If last night were any other night other than Sunday, I probably … Continue reading

salad ‘spiration

salad ‘spiration

Hey, you! How is your week going so far? I’m not sure what the weather is like where you are, but I will tell you that here in Toronto we have jumped right from summer to winter. Over the weekend, I was happily gallivanting around in a sundress & today I was shivering in the … Continue reading

Weekend Recap

Weekend Recap

Hi friends! So.. due to a super hectic (albeit, fantastic) series of events over this weekend, I’ve just been too busy to catch up with you ;) I hope you’ll understand! As I mentioned earlier in the summer, basically my #1 goal of this season was to plan a little trip for my group of … Continue reading

Speedy Weekend Wrap + Weekly Plan

Speedy Weekend Wrap + Weekly Plan

Hey, dolls! Hope you had a great weekend! It’s alright past my bedtime so I’ma make this speedy! Even though the weather was less than ideal this weekend, it still turned out to be a good one! Friday night Duncan & I went out to dinner at Nyood, which is a really trendy, tapas-style restaurant … Continue reading

Weekend Recap + {Sunday} MONDAY Planning

Weekend Recap + {Sunday} MONDAY Planning

Holla! For all of my Ontario friends, I hope that you had a wonderful long weekend + got to enjoy the brilliant weather today. For all of those who started their week today, hats off to you ;) This weekend was EXTRA special for a number of reasons! Friday was spent relaxing outside (day off) … Continue reading

Happy Mother’s Day!

Happy Mother’s Day!

HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY! To all mothers out there – I hope that you had a wonderful, relaxing day. I truly believe that mothers have the most important (& often most difficult) job in the world. Mothers are so so so incredibly special + they deserve AT LEAST one day to celebrate all of their amazing-ness! … Continue reading