Advent Calendar Ideas.

Advent Calendars 2014.

Are your advent calendars ready for Monday morning? I used to love counting down the sleeps till Christmas morning when I was younger, and waking up to a little chocolate wasn’t bad either! If you’re looking for a good DIY project for the holidays and you have some time this weekend, here are a few of… Continue Reading

Nūdus Handcrafted Lipsticks.

The Fig's Heart - Nūdus Lipstick.

Nūdus has set the bar high for luxury all-natural lipsticks. They are certified organic and handcrafted in Australia using ancient ayurvedic colours and extracts to create their shade range.  I can’t stop talking about them to everyone I know, I’m completely in love. After reading through their website to learn more about the ingredients they use, I could instantly… Continue Reading

Weekend Reading.

Weekend Reading | The Fig's Heart

What are you up to this weekend? Any plans? I’m on the hunt for a good matcha latte in Victoria today, any suggestions? It’s been a busy and exciting week around here so I’m looking forward to a Saturday without plans. I met up with a few local bloggers for dinner on Thursday and had such… Continue Reading

Nice To Meet You | Knickers Lingerie.

Knickers Boutique | The Fig's Heart.

I’m really excited to introduce you to Jessica Peterman of Knickers Lingerie Boutique. She owns the most adorable window display in the heart of downtown Victoria. Her artistically curated shop is filled with a beautiful collection of delicates from both local and worldwide designers. You will find a unique selection of bras, panties, sleep/loungewear, boudoir, and bridal undergarments in several different styles and fabrics. It was… Continue Reading

Bee Pollen + Berry Smoothie.

Bee Pollen Smoothie | The Fig's Heart.

Keeping in line with the honey theme this week…these little bee pollen granules absolutely stole my heart! Aren’t they so cute? I love adding a sprinkle of bee pollen to my smoothies, it has a lovely sweet and floral taste with a soft chewy texture. Bee pollen is an incredible superfood with so many wonderful… Continue Reading

Weekend Reading.

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What are you up to this weekend? Any plans? I’m working most of the weekend but hoping to go on a nice Fall walk. The sunshine has been beautiful all week! The sudden onset of zero degree weather has definitely taken a tole on my skin though. Have a great weekend and here are a… Continue Reading

Black Bean Brownies.

Black Bean Brownies.

I am so excited to share this recipe with all of you. These were so simple to make and turned out even better than I imagined. Aren’t they pretty!? This is a great way to treat yourself while still eating clean and nourishing your body. I’ll definitely be making another batch (or 2 or 3) of these around the holidays… Continue Reading