Holiday Decoration: Celebrate Christmas in Style

Who can escape from Christmas season? In the shopping center, we are surrounded by holiday decorations. Christmas Carols are in the grocery stores. Santa Clause parades are on the streets. There is no escape! Don’t get me wrong, I love this holiday. But sometimes, it can be overdone. In the Prairies, I have seen homes…

4 Simple Good Reasons To Re-gift

Happy Monday! Are you counting down for your holidays? This upcoming holiday season is about giving. When I think about giving sometimes re-gifting come to mind. Most people have mixed feeling when it comes to re-giving or re-gifting. Personally, I love the concept when it is done right. I came across an article on Psychcentral…

THE MIRACLES OF MEAL PLANNING

Hello Fancy Lacy Community, Throughout the month of November my husband and I planned our meals on a weekly basis. Although meal planning isn’t a novelty, I somehow never thought of integrating it into our routine. Live and learn, I guess. It was a good way to see how well we could make plans and…

Flat Out Fabulous

Hello lovelies! Today, let’s explore the cool and elegant creative world. My crazy cool fetish, well, you already know it, is interiors. A style that really speaks to my interiors’ fetish is European style, it is about grandeur and sophistication. The second I start staring at some European interiors, I am reminded of this. European homes…

HEART-WARMING TREATS FOR A SNOWY DAY

Hello Fancy Lacy Community, So here we are at last, in the white and windy kingdom of Saskatchewan. Winter has come after all, despite my sacred wishes for an even longer fall. It’s my first snow season here, in Regina, SK, and if I dare complain about the freezing temperatures and icy roads, I’m being reminded…

Part 2: Solange Knowles in African prints

Hello Lovelies, I think it is time for me to admit that I am an African prints’ junkie.  I had fun collecting all the Knowles’ sisters look, in African prints. If you missed the first part, you can read about it here. When it comes to Solange, her famous sister does not stop her from…

A GIVE-AND-TAKE GAME OF OUR DIGITAL DEVICES

Dear Fancy Lacy Community, Last week, I stopped by the library and picked up an interesting book titled Reclaiming Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital Age by Sherry Turkle. The author talks about the role of technology in, what she calls, a “flight from conversation” – the diminishing face-to-face interactions in which the…

4 Tips To Personalize Your Home

Hello Lovelies, Does your home express your style?  When it comes to your home, it has to represent you. I love spaces that reflect the owner’s style and personality. I came across this definition by Bing – Personality is the combination of characteristics or qualities that form an individual’s distinctive character. A simple reaction to this…

Solange and Beyonce Knowles In African Prints

Hello Lovelies, You already know that I admire Solange style. In the past,  I wrote about her white bikes. Today, I wanted to share with you her African prints style. It seems to me that it is only fair to also include her big sister, Beyonce. I will break this post into two series. Take a…

JUICE ALMIGHTY: SIX THINGS I’VE LEARNED ABOUT JUICING

Hello Fancy Lacy Community, It’s official: winter is on its way. It’s getting colder and darker, and, as much as I like to, I can no longer live off fresh salads. I crave something warm, preferably to eat with a spoon, and having fridge-cold spinach and cucumbers just won’t do it for me in subzero…