48 hours in Santiago; our 2 days itinerary in Chile’s capital city
Sacha Nadeau | 3 October

We were on our way from Mendoza to Santiago. A quick flight—barely an hour—to reach South America’s west coast. We can finally add another country to our travel checklist: Chile…

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A calming bedtime routine to avoid insomnia
Sacha Nadeau | 25 September

My bedtime routine keeps improving as the years go by. My husband thinks it’s a little excessive and likes to make fun of me for it …

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Shopping consciously or how to save $1,000 this year!
Sacha Nadeau | 22 September

You may have seen my wardrobe behind me several times in our Instagram stories. It’s not huge, and it’s not made of 300 pairs of shoes and 80 white shirts. It’s rather small and concise…

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Fresh herbs focaccia
Sacha Nadeau | 10 September

Here’s my fresh herbs focaccia recipe—if it’s summertime, the recipe is even better when made with fresh herbs from your garden!

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Chocolate spread – vegan and nut-free!
Sacha Nadeau | 7 September

A little over two years ago, I stopped buying Nutella, but I have been craving the delicious chocolate spread a little bit too much lately. Before creating this recipe, I had several criteria in mind. First, I did not want this spread to cost an arm and a leg, as hazelnut can get pretty expensive!

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Healing After a Miscarriage: My Cross to Bear + Helpful Tips
Sacha Nadeau | 3 September

It has already been a few weeks since I learned the bad news. These weeks have been filled with highs and lows—grey days of regret and of wanting a change of scenery. However, a few things can help you get through the tough times and heal from your miscarriage. Here are a few tips that worked for me…

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Lemon zucchini salad
Sacha Nadeau | 1 September

Zucchini season is here, and it seems that I love them a little more every year. This year, I am all over zucchini salad, it’s quick, fresh, and so delicious. So, here’s my recipe for a lemon zucchini salad…

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One bottle, two concentrated formula to help reduce the look of imperfections + a bonus deep-cleansing face mask
Sacha Nadeau | 18 August

Recently, I found out about Lierac’s products, and I must say that they’ve charmed me. I love Lierac’s double concentrate packaging. I mean, they put in one bottle two concentrated formulas to solve all my problems…

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I had a miscarriage at 6 weeks
Sacha Nadeau | 8 August

Discovering that there’s a little human being growing inside you is the best feeling in the world. It’s hard to find comfort in such a situation. There will never be a right way to learn the news, to soothe ourselves and to move on. There are no magic words that can make the pain go away…

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Colonia del Sacramento—Our romantic and historical getaway in this small town in Uruguay
Sacha Nadeau | 28 July

At first, we weren’t expecting much from Colonia del Sacramento in Uruguay. This small town located less than an hour’s ferry ride from Buenos Aires has proven to be the perfect place to stay for a few days away from the big city…

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Vanilla and orange pear crisp
Sacha Nadeau | 23 July

This is yummy! A refreshing summer dessert, my vanilla and orange pear crisp will change you from the traditional apple crisp! Plus, it’s nice and light…

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48 hours in Mendoza: Which Wineries to Visit, Where to Eat and What to do
Sacha Nadeau | 17 July

All in all, Mendoza is a great place to be. Life is sweet, the wine is aged to perfection, and it’s as if time holds still for a moment. As soon as you arrive, you can feel the chill vibe of the city…

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Small wedding; how I planned my wedding on a budget for under $10,000
Sacha Nadeau | 29 June

With wedding season just around the corner, but also with all the questions I was asked after my small wedding, I couldn’t help but share with you all the tricks that have helped me get through it…

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Everything you need to know about our visit of Mendoza’s best sparkling wine producer; Chandon, Argentina
Sacha Nadeau | 27 June

Going through Chandon’s hallways, we were able to see the workers outside about to cut the grapes from the vines, which are all hand-picked. We were lucky to see everybody at work. Our guide, Brian, a charming…

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When 2 skin care products make you wonder where your wrinkles have gone!
Sacha Nadeau | 19 June

That said, not long after I discovered my wrinkles, I received a package from Neostrata, which put a smile back on my face. Why so? I tested these two products from Neostrata for more than 3 weeks…

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Hachiro Ramen Bar; the new ramen bar you’ve got to try this summer in Vancouver
Sacha Nadeau | 18 June

The first ever ramen bar in North Vancouver has just opened! A few weeks ago, I had the chance to experience this brand-new restaurant located on the edge of Vancouver; Hachiro Ramen Bar.

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In search of a coffee machine? I’ve found just what you need!
Sacha Nadeau | 1 June

I have been dreaming of having my own espresso machine for the past few months. We had started looking at what was available on the market to make sure the one we would buy would be a part of the family for many years to come. That’s how, while looking for my first espresso machine, I came across the Smeg brand…

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Miraculous one hour bread
Sacha Nadeau | 3 May

I have created this miraculous bread recipe that only requires one hour of your time, with only 5 minutes of active work. That’s how we like it! The bread is perfect when toasted with a touch of dulce de leche spread or grilled in the oven like garlic bread. You can even use it for sandwiches…

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Buenos Aires – Our favorite restaurants in the Palermo neighborhood (+ vegetarian and vegan options)
Sacha Nadeau | 25 April

Yummy! Our trip to Buenos Aires ended up being a culinary experience like no other before. We ate so much food, drank such good wine as well as cocktails. We’ve put together a list of the best places we went to for your next food tour in Argentina’s capital city, Buenos Aires.

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Raspberry and orange smoothie
Sacha Nadeau | 24 April

Sacha NadeauSacha, 28 years old, I live in Vancouver. My creativity is my biggest asset. I am passionate about beauty,

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4 days in Buenos Aires: Our travel itinerary
Sacha Nadeau | 17 April

We were over the moon when we flew off to Argentina’s capital. We had been dreaming of visiting Buenos Aires for more than 6 years! We came so close to going there many times before, but we had always changed our mind, for no particular reason…

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Lavender latte
Sacha Nadeau | 15 April

Oh my God! Have you ever had a lavender latte at the restaurant? If so, you know what I am talking about! It tastes so good, it’s relaxing and energizing at the same time. It’s like everything you could ever hope for in one single cup of coffee…

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Traveling to Buenos Aires – What you should know before visiting Argentina’s capital city
Sacha Nadeau | 12 April

We finally had the chance to add the beautiful city of Buenos Aires to our checklist. Let’s say that, after all these years of dreaming of visiting Argentina’s capital city, we were pretty excited to be setting foot in this country. During the past years, we’ve talked with our friends and family about our desire to visit this country and we also listened to their advice and recommendation. Now that…

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Lavender simple syrup
Sacha Nadeau | 11 April

Last summer, we added a lavender plant to our urban garden. All summer long, it smelled so good on our patio and then winter came. We picked up the flowers not really knowing what to do with it. Here is my recipe of lavender simple syrup…

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Easy cauliflower, red onion, thyme, and rosemary soup (to bake in the oven)
Sacha Nadeau | 4 April

This soup is pretty much as easy as saying “ Bonjour!” You simply chop all the ingredients, roast them in the oven and then you reduce them in a puree. I don’t think there’s an easier soup recipe out there! Plus, it’s so good! Here is my easy cauliflower, red onion, thyme, and rosemary soup…

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