Exciting News: My UK Visa finally came through!

Exciting News: My UK Visa finally came through!

This post might be slightly different, but keeping the ‘Cosmopolitan’ in the Creative Cosmopolitan, I thought it was important to share.  This is part of my experience as a modern immigrant and I hope that it will help people who are thinking of immigrating to learn from my mistakes. This is also just an overview, with […]

DIY Chef’s Herb Wreath

DIY Chef’s Herb Wreath

Dried herbs are found in every chef’s pantry. Why not ‘spice up’ the traditional kitchen staple by making a chef you know (or for yourself) a wreath of fresh, woody herbs that will air dry, filling their kitchen with a wonderful aroma, and give easy access to some cuisine essentials? Ingredients: – 1 wire wreath form […]

A Winter Beach- Destin, FL, USA

A Winter Beach- Destin, FL, USA

  The winter and the beach aren’t things I would often put together.  When I think of the beach, I think of deep golden tans, beaming rays and the smallest bikini that I can get away with.  Being the middle of January, I am a pasty pale (borderline blue- seriously), the skies are generally overcast […]

Relaxing DIY ‘Bath Snow’

Relaxing DIY ‘Bath Snow’

There is nothing more warming during a cold winter night than a gorgeous bath.  Not the standard pop-in, pop-out bath, but the kind that you light candles, uncork the wine and set up Netflix on your computer strategically balanced on the toilet seat for (Am I the only one?) I’m always amazed to see how expensive […]

Bedroom Makeover! Before and After

Bedroom Makeover! Before and After

Creating the “Sanctuary”   One of the ‘selling’ points, so to speak, of the house Tim and I rented was that we were given free-reign to redecorate as long as it was done to a professional standard.  Throughout various times in my life I have needed to paint a room (or several).  There was the time my […]

Inexpensive and Easy DIY Christmas Decorations!

Inexpensive and Easy DIY Christmas Decorations!

Hello everyone! So I’ve just finished my very first Christmas video as part of my #CreativeCosmas Christmas DIY series!  Here is a list to the supplies that I used! If you make any of these, please make sure to send me a photo on Instagram or Twitter so I can see your awesome work!   […]

A Mini-Break: Snow Sports in La Mongie

A Mini-Break: Snow Sports in La Mongie

Now that the weather has decided to officially make you want to stay inside, I thought it would be nice to share my last snowboarding trip with you!  I am not a person who particularly loves winter to come around, but I do enjoy a good ol’ ski holiday. Last year my mom, Tim and […]