GenBeauty 2017

This weekend, I attended the GenBeauty conference in Toronto for the first time. I had heard about it randomly on Facebook and wanted to see what it was about. I was hesitant at first because of the $100 price tag (which was only that price because I had a promo code), but I was promised … Continue reading GenBeauty 2017

Product Review: Yes To Tomatoes Detoxifying Charcoal Mud Mask

I'm sure many of you out there have noticed the trend of the charcoal mask surfacing on social media. I've been aware of it for a while but didn't have any initial interest in trying it out. Oddly enough, I got inspired when P wanted to try it out for himself. He saw a few … Continue reading Product Review: Yes To Tomatoes Detoxifying Charcoal Mud Mask

Becoming a Tourist in my Own City

I've lived in Toronto nearly my whole life (I spent two years in Waterloo, ON), and there are so many spots I have yet to explore. Whether they are relatively new places to visit and photograph in the city or classic tourist spots that I have just never made my way to, I feel like … Continue reading Becoming a Tourist in my Own City

My Fitness Must-Haves

In honour of the warmer weather coming, I thought I would share the items I consider my fitness must-haves. Anyone who knows me well enough knows how active a person I am. Whether I am at the gym doing weight training or going for a swim, or playing a soccer or football game, I always … Continue reading My Fitness Must-Haves

Food Friday: Weight Watchers Banana Chocolate Chip Mini Muffins

I started Weight Watchers about two months ago and although I have struggled shedding weight, I have been inspired by some of their recipes that are sent via email. The latest one made my mouth water. I struggle to find items for breakfast time that aren't high in point value, so reading that these were … Continue reading Food Friday: Weight Watchers Banana Chocolate Chip Mini Muffins

How to Make Your Own Yoga Mat Deodorizer

Friends, has this situation ever happened to you: You are getting ready to practice some yoga, whether it be a quick routine at home, or participating in a class at the gym or your favourite studio. Suddenly, as you are in savasana or sitting comfortably, you get a whiff of something awful. It's not your … Continue reading How to Make Your Own Yoga Mat Deodorizer

How to Make Cake Pops

I was stuck this Valentine's Day on what to give my loved ones. November-February is a crazy time of the year between birthdays and the holiday season that I really wanted to give something I made (while also not spending a lot of $). Cake pops have really become a favourite dessert of mine. They’re … Continue reading How to Make Cake Pops

Food Friday: Tone It Up’s Butternut Squash Chili

Recently, I shared a picture of my delicious lunch of Butternut Squash Chili. It is another delicious recipe from the girls at Tone It Up. This chili has become a favourite of mine for lunch or dinner. It's super filling and of course, yummy. Another great thing about this recipe is how easy it is to … Continue reading Food Friday: Tone It Up’s Butternut Squash Chili

Happy Planner Wall Art

In case you missed my monthly favourites from June, one of my favourite items this year has become my Happy Planner. I bought it at Michael's early in the summer and have been using it non-stop ever since. One thing I adore about The Happy Planner is the great covers for each month. This is … Continue reading Happy Planner Wall Art