WEDDINGSTAR MUST-HAVES FOR A NEWLYWED BRUNCH (FOR THE MORNING AFTER THE WEDDING)

WEDDINGSTAR MUST-HAVES FOR A NEWLYWED BRUNCH (FOR THE MORNING AFTER THE WEDDING)

There's no doubt that most wedding planning revolves around The Big Day™ (with the honeymoon being a close second!), but there's one occasion I'd love to shine a spotlight on: the morning after the wedding. You did it! You're married! Go, you two! The post-wedding glow is real; after months, maybe years, of planning your [...]

HOSTING A WINE TASTING AT HOME WITH WEDDINGSTAR

HOSTING A WINE TASTING AT HOME WITH WEDDINGSTAR

One of life's greatest pleasures? A great glass of vino. One of life's even greater pleasures? Multiple glasses of varying varietals, more commonly known as: wine tasting! Wine tasting is a wonderful experience however you try it, and hosting a wine tasting at home is quickly growing in popularity. Having friends over for your own [...]

‘KISSING THE SINGLE LIFE GOODBYE’ BACHELORETTE PARTY PHOTO BACKDROP

‘KISSING THE SINGLE LIFE GOODBYE’ BACHELORETTE PARTY PHOTO BACKDROP

He popped the question - now it's time to pop the champagne and celebrate with your besties! Whether you're jet-setting off to Vegas or a tropical resort, or celebrating in your own city with a fun night out barhopping or hitting the clubs, a photo session to commemorate the event with the whole gang is [...]

DIY COOKIES AND MILK BAR (FOR WEDDINGS, SHOWERS, BIRTHDAYS, AND PARTIES)

DIY COOKIES AND MILK BAR (FOR WEDDINGS, SHOWERS, BIRTHDAYS, AND PARTIES)

These days, couples planning their dream wedding are incorporating more and more personalized features into their special day than ever before. From donut and champagne walls, to cupcake and cake pop towers, there is no limit to what brides and grooms are trying out in the name of 'personalized, just for us' ideas. Enter: the [...]

5 INGREDIENT SALMON DIP (serve with veggies and crostini or as sandwich filling!)

5 INGREDIENT SALMON DIP (serve with veggies and crostini or as sandwich filling!)

If you love a good salmon dip, this is an extremely simple recipe to whip up! Odds are you already have the ingredients, and if not, they're easy to pick up at your favourite local grocer. My favourite thing about salmon dip is that it feels like a fancy treat whether you're serving it for [...]

PLANT-BASED HARVEST PASTA WITH ROASTED ROOT VEGGIES

PLANT-BASED HARVEST PASTA WITH ROASTED ROOT VEGGIES

Hello my beautiful friends! Welcome back to the blog for another delicious entry in our Kaslo Sourdough diaries - another plant-based entry, to boot! I have been working with Kaslo Sourdough for almost a year now, and I feel incredibly lucky to have my first ongoing partnership with such a fantastic family-owned business. Not only [...]

FALL 2021 HOME TOUR

FALL 2021 HOME TOUR

Hello friend, and welcome to my fall 2021 home tour! This year I went for *gasps* white (surprise surprise!), with light touches of dusty pink, burnt red, and pastel orange. The best part of having a neutral based home is definitely how easy it is to transition from season to season, and not having to [...]

SUMMER 2021 HOME TOUR

SUMMER 2021 HOME TOUR

Welcome to the 'Krause House' in summer 2021! Something you may not know about me - not only do I adore nautical and ocean themed decor, I also have a thing for pirate folklore! Movies, TV shows, books, sign me up. Especially if there are mermaids included. So, this year I added some fun 'pirate [...]

SPRING 2021 HOME TOUR

SPRING 2021 HOME TOUR

There's nothing like redecorating for a new season! Even small changes here and there throughout your home can bring a renewed sense of purpose to your daily life, and give you a boost of creativity. One of my favourite parts of doing an annual home tour (or in my case, quartlerly tours!) is getting to [...]

SUMMER DATE IDEAS

SUMMER DATE IDEAS

Sometimes there's just no avoiding it. You know what I'm talking about - good ol' date night fatigue! Whether you're a homebody looking for new ideas, newly coupled up and looking to try new things, or you're visiting the Okanagan and want to learn a few insider tips - this list is your new best [...]