In memory of my greatest teacher- #WorldTeacherDay

 Staying true to who we really are, in a world that is constantly pulling us in different directions is tough. There are days of doubt and, there are even days I feel like giving up! So what do I do? On the days I feel this way, I close my eyes and picture myself as a […]

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Our Spring Break Adventures

Happy April 1st friends!  The sun is shining here in beautiful Vancouver, the cherry blossoms are in full bloom, and best of all… the kids are back in school after a two-week Spring Break vacation. Although we had a blast venturing out to different places in the city and enjoyed various activities, I have, to […]

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Making memories in Summerland B.C

This past weekend, our  family went  on a little getaway to Summerland B.C. We left Friday and came home this afternoon. My aunt and uncle have a cozy lake front cabin on a massive lot. We stayed in a tent on their property in front of the water. It felt like camping, except we still […]

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Photos aren’t meant to make you feel bad about yourself…

You know what’s soul-destroying? Looking at a photo of yourself and hating it. That is  what’s  soul-destroying. When I received our wedding photos back in 2007, I remember thinking to myself, I should have worked out harder, because I thought I looked fat. Although it was one of the happiest days of my life, I […]

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#3ThingsThursday- A throwback of my three most viewed posts of 2014

  It’s my first #3ThingsThursday post of 2015! I thought I would do a throwback (since it’s also #throwbackthursday)  for  todays post. Today,  I  share my three most viewed posts of  2014, according to my blog stats. It’s almost been a year since I started Styling the Inside. Time sure does fly!   The first […]

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Promoting positive mental well-being in children

Recently, I came across a family photo that included myself, two of my sisters and my mom. I vaguely remember the day the photo was taken. I do, however , vividly remember the bush that we were standing in front of. It was a big, beautiful hydrangea bush that blossomed every spring in our front […]

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