Archive for September, 2015

Life changing experience…parenthood

Posted on: September 30th, 2015 by Carolyn 3 Comments

Becoming parents for the first time is something truly indescribable…I know everyone says that but it really is an experience we cannot put into words.  All we know is that we have been blessed beyond measure to be trusted with this little bundle and can`t stop looking at how perfectly and carefully he has been…

A beautiful yellow and blue affair…wedding

Posted on: September 28th, 2015 by Carolyn No Comments

Featuring Hannah and Jules` wedding captured by Maria Sundin is a huge honour as Hannah is a very special friend of mine and I love Maria Sundin`s work!  Hannah and I used to work together and I would watch as many hopefully admirers would try to pursue this pretty lady but none of them were…

A girls night in… Inspiration

Posted on: September 26th, 2015 by Carolyn No Comments

After the long summer break, Dubai is starting to pick up again and you can feel the buzz and excitement as friends meet and catch up after the holidays!  Don`t get me wrong I love a Tuesday night out with ladies but I also love to host a few friends at home where we can…

Crunchy Thai Quinoa Salad…Recipe

Posted on: September 24th, 2015 by Carolyn No Comments

Nothing better than a yummy, healthy salad and it is always great to be inspired by something other than the usual lettuce and tomato salads.  Today Dana from Danaeats shares her `crunchy thai quinoa salad` with us. Crunchy Thai Quinoa Salad There’s something about a summer holiday that makes us all forget about any diet…

A glamorous bump…

Posted on: September 22nd, 2015 by Carolyn No Comments

It has been a while since we have featured Liz`s work from JVR Photography.  I am sure you all remember her from previous features.  I have always loved Liz`s ability to capture natural images that depict an essence of time.  You know how we love maternity shoots of mummies-to-be, glowing and excited about the imminent arrival…

`Foodie` engagement shoot

Posted on: September 21st, 2015 by Carolyn No Comments

Shyrell from Enchante Studios always takes the most gorgeous images and we love this engagement shoot she captured.  Props are a great idea for a couple shoot, especially food props.  It is a great way to make a shoot interactive and personal while reflecting a little bit of the couple`s relationship and personalities.  It definitely looks like Mark…

Raspberry Coconut Popsicles…Recipe

Posted on: September 18th, 2015 by Carolyn No Comments

Cooler weather calls for this delicious recipe and we have no doubt you are going to enjoy every refreshing mouthful!  Thank you to Dana from Danaeats for another quick and easy recipe! Raspberry Coconut Popsicles Before I share this recipe with you, I’d like to inform you that you are not ready for these popsicles. These…

A 1st birthday party for everyone…Inspiration

Posted on: September 18th, 2015 by Carolyn No Comments

Celebrating your child`s 1st birthday is an occasion you will want to remember forever and one that you will want to show your child when he or she is a little older, so why not go all out.  Today we are sharing a few ideas to host a `picnic` 1st birthday party where smaller guests…

Family Fun

Posted on: September 15th, 2015 by Carolyn No Comments

As much as I love a bright pop of colour, there is something so classical and soothing about a neutral pallet.  I am always in awe of Maria Sundin`s images as she has a natural ability to capture images that evoke a sense of calmness and serenity.  Although we can see there was definitely lots of…

Love captured…Couple Shoot

Posted on: September 13th, 2015 by Carolyn No Comments

You don`t need the excuse of an engagement or wedding to capture a special time in your lives…we love how Chantelle (from Chasing Tydes Photography) and her husband asked Chloe Lodge to capture these images to mark their 10 year wedding anniversary.  A true reflection of their love for each other after sharing in so…

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