May 3, 2017

Without a doubt, one of my best-loved shops in Ottawa is Maker House in Hintonburg. They just launched MakerHouse.com with shipping across Canada, and I'm giving you 10% off your first order!

April 26, 2017

Need a good hair day? Meet Cake Beauty! I'm spilling the beans on this amazing Canadian company and you can win $150 in cruelty-free haircare!

March 31, 2017

Let's dive into essential oils, shall we? Ellie McMillan is a local yoga teacher, essential oil practitioner, and doTERRA stockist, and she's offered up a massive prize pack worth $225!

January 16, 2017

This week a classic tale of infatuation and heartbreak arrives on stage at the National Arts Centre: the timeless ballet "Onegin" performed by the National Ballet of Canada.

The ballet is based on a famous poem by Russian writer, Alexander Pushkin. In...

January 13, 2017

Hands up if your skin is still recovering from Christmas cocktails. Late nights. That's you? Then enter to win a rejuvenating Biotherm skincare kit worth $250!

January 3, 2017

Ready to jump into 2017? I am. 2016 was a crazy year filled with highs and lows, and as I step into 2017 I'm craving balance. Consistency. So this month I'm hitting the reset button and committing to self care. At the top of my to-do list: healthy ea...

December 20, 2016

This has been quite the month! On December 1st I launched my #613giftguide, and you folks went so bananas that I immediately started receiving requests for another one, and offers of amazing prizes from even more local businesses. 

So I launched...

December 18, 2016

Guys. I think I've found the best slippers ever. They're warm, cozy, breathable, 100% natural, and ethically handmade. So they're basically the perfect Christmas gift. Meet BAABUK slippers

BAABUK is a Swiss startup created by a young couple who...

December 14, 2016

Shopping for a beauty lover this Christmas? Whether it's your bestie with the perfect hair, your lipstick-obsessed sis, or your guy who loves smelling great, head to Canadian beauty site Scarlet & Julia and find the perfect gift i...

December 4, 2016

The Christmas season is in full swing with parties galore, and a festive outfit calls for great makeup to complete the look. Clarins has been rocking my world with their fall/winter collection and I've rounded up some of my faves for an easy holiday...

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