The ‘Me Time’ Tag.

The Me-Time Tag.

This tag came out a few months back and I thought it was such a great idea. Originally created as a YouTube video by Essiebutton & Amelialiana. I’ve noticed a few bloggers posted their responses lately and I’ve really enjoyed reading through them. I think this time of year is the hardest to find ‘me-time’…. Continue Reading

Weekend Reading.

Maddie the coonhound Christmas.

What are you up to this weekend? Is anyone finished with Christmas shopping yet? I’m having a stocking exchange this Sunday with Christine and I’m so excited. I have a feeling there will be some new makeup reviews coming shortly after this! Hope everybody has an exciting weekend and does something festive. Here are a few links… Continue Reading

Holiday Playlist.

family christmas photo

My favourite part of the holidays might just be the music. I put together some of my all time favourite Christmas songs back in 2012. It turned out to be a huge hit and I’ve listened to this playlist every year since. I hope you will love it as much as I do. Grab a glass of… Continue Reading

Winter Fashion with Scotch Naturals.

Scotch Naturals | The Fig's Heart.

I received this gorgeous parcel from Scotch Naturals a couple weeks ago and I’ve been working with their all-natural polishes to create three Winter looks to help you through the holidays. This time of year can be crazy. Having a manicure always helps me look and feel put together when my schedule is full. Stone Fence instantly made me feel like cozying up in all… Continue Reading

Holiday Gift Guide: Stocking Stuffers.

Holiday Gift Guide 2014: Stocking Stuffers

 1| Wintery candle for her & dark rum candle for him. 2| Hip coffee stencil set. 3| Simple brass coasters. 4| Deep sleep pillow spray. 5| All natural love potion. 6| The best glass water bottles. 7| Green grass post-it markers. 8| Awesome socks (made in Vancouver). Happy stuffing! PS. For more gift ideas, check out Ideas for Her & Him and my 2013 Holiday Gift Guide.

Holiday Gift Guide: For Her & Him.

Holiday Gift Guide 2014- FOR HER

1| The latest skincare tool for the beauty lover. 2| A soft and comfy PJ set for your niece. 3| Leah Alexandra ring & necklace (made in Vancouver). 4| Cute tartan gloves for your aunt. 5| Beautiful handmade table lanterns for your mom. 6| Three classic reds by Lipstick Queen for your bestie. 7| A marble cheeseboard for the trendy host. 8| Kopa Kauai sea-salt soap for everyone on your list. 1| Club Monaco crewneck… Continue Reading

Kate Somerville Goat Milk Cream.

Kate Somerville Goat Milk Cream

The weather hit below zero here in Victoria over the weekend. This drastic drop in temperature has definitely made my skin a little dry. I’ve been using the Kate Somerville Goat Milk Cream to moisturize every morning and I’m really impressed. This formula is designed for sensitive skin (which can come with weather change) and even though it’s made with… Continue Reading

Weekend Reading.

Weekend Reading | The Fig's Heart.

What are you up to this weekend? Did you do any Black Friday shopping yesterday? Most companies are extending their sales all weekend. I always rely on Gabrielle to fill me in on the best online sales and without fail she has put together a Black Friday shopping guide for us. It’s supposed to snow here this weekend (and… Continue Reading