Meditation and Malas

Last weekend, I had the opportunity to participate in a mala making and meditation workshop. It was led by Jackee DeSimone- a yoga teacher and entrepreneur from Hamilton. I met Jackee at the recent Toronto Yoga Show and Conference when I stopped by her booth, and we started to chat. She has the loveliest freeContinue reading “Meditation and Malas”


Around the Bay Race takes determination

Webster’s Dictionary defines determination as “a quality that makes you continue trying to do or achieve something that is difficult.” In honour of the 125th anniversary of the Around the Bay Race yesterday, let’s talk about determination. I will tell you from experience, it takes a lot of it to complete this race! First ofContinue reading “Around the Bay Race takes determination”

How to hire a makeup artist for your wedding

In a former life, I was a makeup artist.  Mostly bridal, some tv, and Holt Renfrew makeup counters.  Bridal was my favourite, because it was over in one day!  Two, if you count the trial run.  I joke!  Only a little 😉 Really, bridal was the best because I got to work with some amazingContinue reading “How to hire a makeup artist for your wedding”