Savory Southern Biscuits & Gravy

Southern Biscuits and Gravy

You might find it surprising that a Canadian has a go-to biscuits and gravy recipe, but growing up in the south, this is pretty much essential for any family. This recipe actually comes from my dad and after years of tweaking, it’s pretty much perfect. I did add a few extra seasonings to make it just the way I like it and it’s now absolutely amazing. This recipe is so easy to make for a […]

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Ultimate Chocolate Chip Scones

Chocolate Chip Scone Recipe

The other day I was looking around my pantry, wondering what I could make me and my boyfriend for breakfast. I had somewhat limited supplies and not too much time. I could have made my cinnamon roll recipe, but that’s really something I prefer to make fresh and have in the morning on the weekend. You know, a special weekend treat. ¬†Finally, it dawned on me that I should make myself some scones. What kind, […]

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Farmhouse Style: Affordable Decor for Less

Farmhouse Decor

I go back and forth on what design styles I prefer day to day (sue me– I’m human). I admire people who can stick to one design aesthetic so much lol. But, I will say, the one style that always pulls me back in is definitely the farmhouse trend. Whether you call it farmhouse style, farmhouse chic, or modern farmhouse, it’s all the same to me. And while the key aspects of farmhouse style include […]

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Edible Cookie Dough Recipe

Edible Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough

Sweet, sweet, delicious cookie dough. One might venture to say that eating raw cookie dough is the best part of making cookies. I can definitely say that I prefer the raw stuff to the cooked version! Shame it’s not actually safe for your consumption. I was actually trying to figure out what I should post about today when it dawned on me: why not make something new and exciting? I’m sure you’ve noticed that edible […]

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Banana Pudding: The Fast & Easy Dessert You Need to Make

banana pudding recipe

Everyone’s always looking for that quick and easy, go-to recipe for those last minute gatherings and family dinners. I have made this banana pudding on numerous occasions– it requires minimal ingredients and tastes better the longer it sits in the fridge! I made this delicious recipe last night and it’s so simple, it almost doesn’t need a recipe, but I decided to put one up anyway since the world needs to know just how easy […]

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How I Bought a House at 24! (Part 1)

One of the things I’m most proud of is the fact that I purchased my first home two years ago shortly after turning 24. Yes, that’s right– 24. Some might consider it a great feat, and perhaps it was in some ways. I consider it to have been just a wise money-saving solution to my rental problem. I’m not going to lie– it was a very time-consuming and frustrating process. Luckily for you, because it […]

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DIY Birthday Cake Lip Scrub Anyone Can Make!

Get ready to have a new favorite lip scrub! This is so easy to make and smells absolutely delicious. When I first started my Etsy shop, this was one of my best sellers. Everyone loved it and I had many repeat customers buying up this lip scrub. I’m thinking it was because of the amazing, cakey-goodness that they would experience every time they opened up their jar and used it! I’m sharing my recipe with […]

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Soy Candles 101: The Complete Guide to DIY

Over the past two years, I have created a successful side business with the Etsy shop portion of my brand,¬†Labrie Designs. I started off selling many different products, one thing led to another, and I ended up landing on soy candles. Through a lot of trial and error, I have come across the best formula for creating soy candles and I am confident that you will also be able to make deliciously scented soy candles […]

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How to Make Your Home Feel Cozier

(Source) We all know that there’s a big difference between a house and a home. That’s why we watch those design shows, read interior design magazines, and go crazy at Homegoods. Of course making your home cozy and welcoming is easier said than done when you don’t have a guide. For the longest time, I have struggled with my own home and making it feel complete. Trust me, I have bought so many items from […]

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White & Gold Bathroom Guide

(Source) When I first sat down, I wondered what theme I should go for with this post. Then it dawned on me: I love gold. So… make something with gold. I know, it’s a very serious process. Well I’ve assembled pretty much everything you would need to make a chic white and gold bathroom. To me, the fixtures and decor have a touch of class and yet, are still very stylish. Below are some images […]

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