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Meet Samantha & Chanda: we are the dreamers and schemers behind Zest it Up Inc. We live a life where the line between “at work” and “at play” is blurred most of the time. With a strong belief that all of life’s moments should be savoured, we have fun scratching our heads and figuring out ways to add more flavor and charm to those moments. Mixing creativity with community, we are ready to add more Zest for life! So go ahead and fill in the blank: “Zest ____Up”!

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  • DIY Kokedama Moss Ball Garden
    by Chanda on November 21, 2017 at 5:00 pm

    I tend to go “ga-ga” over anything Japanese when it comes to design (ahem, and food). Sam and I have shared with you our penchant for shou-sugi-ban, the Japanese art of burned wood, in a […]

  • Easy Lentil Tortilla Soup Recipe
    by Samantha on November 20, 2017 at 3:57 pm

    We are in soup season and I couldn’t be more excited! I love that soup is SO easy to make, pulling eclectic items from the pantry and suddenly they all work to make a colorful hearty […]

  • Easy Thanksgiving Feather Candle Decor
    by Samantha on November 17, 2017 at 5:00 pm

    With Thanksgiving around the corner I will admit I am very excited about the gorgeous food spread and really rocking the food baby this year (perks of being pregnant during the holidays!) but I am […]

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