Travels to Cuba : Havana, the capital city

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We recently went on our baby moon to Cuba. We did a one week trip splitting our time in half between the city, Havana and the beaches, Varadero. I was about 21 weeks (5 months) along in my pregnancy when we embarked on our trip. This is suggested as the golden period to travel so we took advantage of the small window where I was feeling my best and energetic to embark on one last hurrah as a married couple with no kids.

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Fall in Love with Autumn

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Fall is my favourite season. The falling leaves give beauty to the landscape, the crisp air is refreshing after the hot summer and not to mention all the fun fall activities. Every year I try to make a point to embark on a few fall traditions to really get the most of the beautiful season.

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Maternity Style: Sunny Holidays


Being pregnant can completely throw you off in so many ways. If dressing yourself wasn’t hard enough before, it’s a completely different ball game when you become pregnant. Body parts are bigger, some stay the same and that style you had down pat might not work anymore. I thought it would be fun to create a series of maternity style tips for different occasions we may find ourselves in. This first part of the series will look into maternity wear while on vacation to a sunny destination or simply during the summer months.

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8 Things you Will See at Toronto’s Ripley’s Aquarium

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Hey guys! Don’t worry I’m still alive and kicking it. I know I’ve been MIA for the past two months, but I am back and you can all look forward to more posts from The Loki Life. The next few posts will be a bit of back tracking as I did go on a few adventures this summer that I would like to share with you all. This post is about the trip we took to the Toronto Ripley’s Aquarium and all the cool things you can expect to see when you go. We took the in laws there for Father’s Day back in June.

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How to Relax : DIY Bath Salts

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What would you do if you had a spare hour to yourself? An hour to just relax and not have to think about anything at all? I don’t know about you but I would most def be treating myself to a relaxing DIY bath. Let me show you how I do it. It’s real simple and anybody can (with a bathtub) can enjoy.

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5 Day Work Week : Summer Office Wear

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My day job is a typical Monday to Friday 8-5 office job. I work in a small office with a business casual dress code. I thought it’d be a great idea to show you a few outfits that would be appropriate yet stylish for work during the hot summer months.

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