Three family-friendly places to stay in Cowichan, B.C #exploreCowichan

I have to be honest with you. I didn’t even know where Cowichan was until last Spring when I was visiting Victoria! We loved visiting the island so much that when the opportunity presented itself to partner with Tourism Cowichan we were SO excited to explore more of the places Vancouver Island offers. What I […]

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the Douglas, Autograph Collection Hotel is the ultimate destination to stay & play on your next date night #playatparq

Last year my husband and I went on a romantic getaway to Victoria B.C. After the getaway, we felt refreshed, and reconnected. Most importantly, we came home feeling inspired to start putting our marriage first. After years of putting the kids first, we realized one day we are going to be empty nesters, and if we didn’t begin […]

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Five easy trail walks to try in Coquitlam

Coquitlam has been home for my family and I for almost five years and the one thing I always tell people when they ask me why I love living here is ” I love being surrounded by so much nature!” Seriously, there are so many trails in my very own backyard and being in nature provides […]

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My childhood dream vacation to Hawaii finally came true!

When I began Styling The Inside, making a living from the words I type wasn’t even something I considered or ever thought was possible! I had no idea what I was doing,  and admittedly, some days I still don’t. But I continue to keep evolving and growing this business/ brand of mine because I’m passionate […]

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15 summer activities to do with your family in Victoria #exploreVictoria

Victoria is one of our favorite places to staycation in British Columbia. It has the best down-to-earth vibe, picturesque historical buildings, and an abundance of places to shop, eat, and play. We spent some time here in the fall with the family. In addition, my hubby and I spent a romantic weekend away on the […]

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Taking a tour back in time at Yale Historic Site

A few weeks ago the family and I went back in time during our visit to Yale Historic Site!  My middle daughter is obsessed with learning about B.C`s history and she`s super fascinated with anything old fashioned. For this reason, she was extremely happy when we made a stop on our drive home from Hells Gate […]

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Our family #staycation at River Rock Casino Resort

Sometimes a staycation is a perfect way to spend time with loved ones. They’re close in proximity, more affordable than paying for flights (especially for a family of five) and you get to explore places close to where you live you may not have explored otherwise. When we found out my husband was off the entire […]

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Exploring Victoria in the #2017FordFlex

A few weeks ago my husband and I went on a romantic getaway to Victoria BC and on this romantic getaway we ditched our 2005 Nissan Pathfinder and cruised Victoria in a brand new 2017 Ford Flex! In all honesty, I don’t know very much about cars but what I do know is that I loved the space […]

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