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#AD Style || My Picks From @Nordstrom’s Half Yearly Sale || #Nordstrom

It’s the most wonder time of the year… who just sang that first sentence with their head too? I’ve partnered with Nordstrom to score my picks from their legendary Half Yearly Sale. Until May 27th score your favourites at up to 40% off. I love to update my summer wardrobe with some designer favourites this time of year, not only for the discount but the in-store Nordstrom shopping experience also. Whenever I enter a Nordstrom I love the warm greetings and styling expertise of their staff. There have been many a time I come in with an idea of a look I’m wanting to achieve and they make it a reality with personalized product picks that fit my style and body type. They are a pleasure to work with… not looking for a shopping helper, don’t worry the sale is easily marked throughout the store for you to search on your own if that’s your kinda day. Who doesn’t love a great shopping day?

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By now I’m sure you’re curious about what I picked up in the sale. I needed a few basics to add to my day to day Mommy wardrobe. And I’ve been dying to add something romantic for date night. And jeans, I love getting a good pair of denim on major clearance. Here are my product picks from the Nordstrom Half Yearly Sale:

Make + Model Take It Easy Lounge Hoodie in “GREY PEARL HEATHER.” I love the feminine ruffle detail on this lounge wear hoodie. It’s perfect for kicking it with the kids around the house but cute enough to wear out on a Starbucks coffee date.

Tory Burch Cecily Sequin Embellished Espadrille in “OCTAGON SQUARE/ NEW IVORY.” Espadrilles are a summer wardrobe staple in my humble opinion. Dress them up with a Maxi or feminine romper. Or pair them with casual shorts or distressed denim jeans. They are so comfy and so stylish.

Socialite Lace Overlay Romper. I’ve been searching for an elegant lace romper for date night for quite some time. I had my eye on this one for months, so I’m so pumped to have scored it on sale. These Palm Leaf Espadrilles are included in the sale too! Continue reading

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Home Decor || Alastair’s Room Update

I’m so excited to share Alastair’s room update with all of you this week. Some may have noticed we’ve been working on this room for several months now. When we moved into this house over a year ago, the previous owners used it as a home gym/ storage room. We pretty much adopted that idea in the moving process. It was far easier using it as a storage spot for many months and have Alastair sleep in a toddler bed in our room. Fast forward one year, I’m so ready to not only gain back our master bedroom but provide a toy heaven sleep situation for our little guy. We partner with The Brick to design a little boy’s bedroom dream. Let the room product sourcing begin!6EB5420C-C36B-4E8E-94F6-DAA4640017C6

His entire room design revolves around The Maroq Triangle Area Rug. Graphic geometric triangles in teal and mustard bring excitement to any space. The soil-resistant fibres in this rug will withstand daily use. I wanted a soft, plush feel of this carpet under his toes  and knees for play time.0098F379-2E38-40A5-B845-EEB28569585FB9FEB023-BADE-46C0-B765-D88DD3EED17C

Every kid’s room needs ample storage. We added both open and closed storage with the Harbor View Cabinet and Barrister Lane Tall Bookcase. Both in weather grey wood adding the perfect neutral palette to the room.

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Style || Overall Trend & Pretty Bell Sleeves || Spring Look

I’ll be the first to admit, I was pretty skepytical about the overall denim trend that has been emerging in the last year. I haven’t owned a pair since I was 7 years old! Either I found the styles too juvenille or the fit too difficult to get into. But I’m sold now that I found the perfect style, these have a side zipper to help get on and off for a more fitted look. I’ve partner with Style Culture to style 2 of my top product picks from their online boutique.

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Starting with… these Distressed Denim Overalls by BLANK NYC. They are the perfect mix of comfort and style. I love the ripped details and the minor stretch to the denim.

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#AD || Fun in the Sun|| #AveenoCA #AveenoBabyCA

Disclaimer: This post was sponsored by AVEENO® but my thoughts and opinions remain my own.

canadian mom influencer blogger northern style aveeno canadian mom influencer blogger northern style aveeno I’m so excited summer is finally here! Maybe it was the extra-long winter or the hibernation mode we’ve been experiencing as a family this past season, but I know we are so ready to get out in the sun for some fun! I’m so excited to partner with AVEENO® to share our experience with the AVEENO® BABY Mineral Sunscreen SPF 50 & AVEENO® BABY® Sensitive Skin Face Sun Stick SPF 50. We love getting out to the park and playing in the sun as a family but there is always that risk of sun damage from UVA and UVB rays. For our family, the fact that  AVEENO® is the #1 pediatrician recommended baby skin care brand was a bonus. It The baby sunscreen also uses 100% naturally-sourced zinc oxide, a natural UVA/UVB filter, for effective sun protection. Meanwhile, the ACTIVE NATURALS® Oat ingredienthelps lock in moisture, nourish and soothe babies’ delicate skin, which is great as both of my kids struggle with dry skin or reactive atopic skin. The size of the AVEENO® BABY® Sensitive Skin Face Sun Stick is perfect to throw in my purse and have it on me for reapplication throughout the day – remember, it’s every two hours when you’re out in the sun! I want to provide that necessary protective barrier to shield my children’s skin from the sun’s harmful rays, so we can get out there and enjoy the whole summer… every sunny minute of it!

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Are you ready for sun season?

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Home Decor || The Little Details

FA4F9BEE-E130-4951-AD55-96A3F600A780So many questions about accessories from last week’s post and Instagram stories. Here are a few of my favourite things:

This Modern Acrylic Custom Wall Calendar: Looks like a piece of modern in your home! With it’s dry erase surface, it’s easily updated with the month’s family happenings. I love the gold hardware and fully customizable sections. Etsy, Square & Circle, $156 

The Palm Leaf Place Setting Mats: The tropical trend is easily one of my favourite dining setting options for Spring and Summer. At fun detail indoor and on the patio with these easy to clean mats. Wayfair, Beach Crest Home, Set of 4, $80

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