Blogging 101: What I’ve Learned

I'm sure almost every blogger has posted something along the lines of what it is you're about to read. It has taken me a long time to finally start writing for my own blog and already I have come to learn so many things. First, blogging takes time. Who knew something as unrestricted and independent … Continue reading Blogging 101: What I’ve Learned

Beauty Encounter: Stila Lip Glaze

Stila Lip glazes by Stila Cosmetics are my new favourite! Not that I wear very much make-up to begin with, but come summer time there are days when I enjoy going make-up less. These classic lip glazes are perfect for summer, not to mention one of Harpers Bazaar Magazine's Beauty Hot 100. For only $22.00 these … Continue reading Beauty Encounter: Stila Lip Glaze

Essentials: Packing for the Cottage

I am not known to pack light - ever. I always feel the need to be extra prepared because I tend to change my mind a lot. So even packing for a weekend at the cottage you'll find me with plenty more than I need. Of the too many things in my bag there are … Continue reading Essentials: Packing for the Cottage

Life Is Not Measured By “Likes”

"Likes may be the free, quick, legal crack of our time. "You get an emotional high when your posts hit a responsive chord with your audience, so you keep going after it, and you're never fulfilled because you'll always want more likes" - Sarah Z. Wexler As I flipped through Cosmo's June issue I couldn't help … Continue reading Life Is Not Measured By “Likes”

Healthy Over Clean

Sure we rinse our apples before slicing them, or wash our lettuce before making a salad, but when did referring to our eating habits as ‘clean’ become such a fad? Clean eating is a trend that has been picked up by celebrities including Gwyneth Paltrow and Jessica Alba. It involves a strict diet where processed … Continue reading Healthy Over Clean

Simplify for Summer: Closet Cleaning

Now that summer is upon us it's time to free yourself from all the winter clutter. What better way to get rid of a heap of stuff you don’t need than to tackle the ultimate clutter gatherer itself? That’s right—it’s time to clean your closet. Organizing your possessions can help make you feel healthier and … Continue reading Simplify for Summer: Closet Cleaning