How to arrenge flowers

May 19, 2017 | Mimi

For me, the smell of lilacs is a fool-proof sign that summer has finally arrived. But beyond being fragrant heralds of warmer weather, they are also the perfect flower to use in simple flower arrangements. These punchy purple buds are best shown off in either clear jars for a clean and simple look, or in Read More

August 31, 2011 | Mimi

I’m not a florist, but I do seem to have a knack for coming up with simple flower arrangements that any woman on-the-go could do. Here’s the latest 3 step arrangement I’ve thought of.  Find a moderately tall, skinny vase and fill it with water.  Place a long sprig of my favourite filler, purple statice, Read More

SI Summer Mojitos Fruit Salad Recipe

    If you follow me on Instagram you know I love a good cocktail and to me the ultimate summer cocktail has to be a Mojito.  Lately I’ve been experimenting on my guests and came up with this easy, refreshing recipe that taste just like a mojito. You can do it with any fruits you have Read More

4 tips for organizing your bathroom

  Clutter can often be the creator of unnecessary stress. This is especially true when it comes to the bathroom since it contains the indispensable items you use on a daily basis.   Towels on the ground, make-up left on the counters, toothpaste in the sink, and overflowing cabinets are definitely not pleasant to the eye.   You can keep your bathroom Read More