Archive for June, 2011

June 29th, 2011 | Father’s Day 2011: Hamilton Air Show

Hahah I wasn’t kidding when I said we’re a family of photographers. We all had camera’s strapped around our necks (mine was obv taking this photo)

For Father’s day, we did the same thing we have done every year as far back as I can remember… go to the Air Show!!! I grew up going to them, and I love them! This year, we went to the Hamilton Air Show. It was it’s first time running in 10 years and was the one we went to most as kids. It made it a little more special because this was the one that we always went to as children with my dad. Amongst our favourite, as always, they had the Lancaster and Spitfire flying. Pictures!!

WWI Planes

I loveee the pin-up artwork on some of the planes. The “Memphis Belle” was the one that was used in the actual movie (The real one is still undergoing restoration) You can learn more about the Memphis Belle here, it’s really interesting!

The planes above are the North American Harvards, Douglas AD-4 Skyraider, Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress (Memphis Belle) and the North American B-25J Mitchell (Hot Gen)

The Canadian Harvard Aircraft Association & Aerobatic Team

Nanchang CJ-6A, Flown by Daniel Fortin. This guy was crazy! So many cool tricks!
Hope everyone had a great Father’s Day!! & also….

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June 28th, 2011 | Bubbles, Sparklers and Hearts

Whoops, I’m a little late on this one! Here’s last week in Instagram Photos. Remember that top secret thing I was doing on the weekend? Well here it is! We went to the Toronto Islands for a Surprise birthday party!! It was so much fun, we spent the day playing badminton, volleyball, flying kites, blowing bubbles, eating great food & finally sparklers!

Sushi!!! Avocado & Cucumber, Kamikaze, Crispy Spicy Salmon & California rolls!

Deep fried banana & Ice cream for desert! Above is my sister, Lauren, she had Green Tea Ice cream.

Limeaid Ice pops with strawberries that my sister made

The giant birthday card we all signed for my sister’s boyfriend!

BBQing!

Pink Limo!!! Only in Toronto….

And now I’m sick! hhahaha. How was your weekend?!

You still have a couple of days left to enter our giveaway if you haven’t already!!!

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June 24th, 2011 | Rompers and Tea

Romper & Belt: H&M
Shoes & Hat: discount warehouse by my house!

Hello friends! Just a quick outfit post today, as I’m crazy tired and off to work shortly. Yesterday was bring a friend day at this fitness boot-camp my sister has been taking for a chance to win 1 month free, so I went with her. I’m so soar from it! It was intense. Thank god she won so I won’t have to go to the next one ;).  I’ll also be posting my review of my samples from June’s Lux Box by Loose Button soon, as well as a post on the airshow I went to for fathers day.

Breakfast of champs!

And also….

Have a great weekend! :) Any big plans? I’m doing something exciting but it’s a secret for now!! ;) I’ll fill you in later!

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June 22nd, 2011 | 50 Followers Giveaway!!!

I never thought I’d get to 50 followers!! Thank you so much everyone, to show my appreciation for your support I decided to host my first giveaway here!! I found Sweetharts on Heartsy. You have until September 2011 to use the gift card for her store.

• Leave a comment with your name & email

• You must follow using Google Friend Connect (new followers welcomed!)

• Don’t forget to tell me what your favourite item is in your comment!!!

A winner will be selected at random. You have until JULY 6TH to enter Good luck everyone :)

****contest is now closed, any additional entries will not be counted. I’ll be announcing the winner this weekend. Good luck everyone!! ****

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June 20th, 2011 | Summer Days (InstaWeekly)

Oh hello!! Happy fathers day to all the daddy’s out there. I had quite a busy week, these are probably only half of the ones I took. I was a bit InstaHappy haha!


Swimming & gaming :) perfect!

Rebound my Sketchbook for the Sketchbook Project & drew my first page!

Totally fell asleep with the pup after work, and yes, with the coat & purse still on.

Went to the Hamilton Air Show with my dad for Father’s day! (post on that later)


Bright lights & city nights. Summer nights in Peterborough, love them.

I love grocery shopping. Because it means amazing dinners! ahaha

This is where I used to work. It’s a museum, with a full restaurant. we went there for a fathers day brunch on Sunday. This was the view from our table




Annnnd relaxation, after a busy weekend! Hope you all had a great week :)

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