Vitamix Best Practices

Get your free green smoothie booklet now >> I adore my Vitamix. I use it at least once each week, and at different times of the year (depending on what type of meals we're having, based on the season) I will sometimes use the Vitamix several times in one day.…

50s-style cocktail dress: outfit of the day

Over the past few years, my biggest wardrobe obsession has been dresses. I just can't get enough! And after all, we need dresses for every occasion. This outfit of the day features a gorgeous cream-colored 50s-style cocktail dress... which is perfect when you want to add an extra touch of…

How to dress for fashion and function in the winter

One of the biggest issues I face in Winnipeg is how to dress for fashion and function in the winter. Our winters are cold and they last for months! It's definitely important to strike a balance between dressing warm and dressing stylishly for this season. Here's how to dress for…

Outfit of the Day: Wine-colored Winter Coat

By now, you all know that I'm loving the oxblood trend---it's such a gorgeous color, and it just so happens to look nice with my skin tone ;) Whether you call it oxblood or wine or plum or bordeaux, it's a color that is here to stay, my friends. And…

How to get a soft, smoky eye

This soft, smoky eye is a very simple look that needs just a few things: dark eyeshadow, frosted eyeshadow, dark eyeliner, and dark mascara. First, brush your (clean) finger lightly in the dark eyeshadow palette (I used a dark brown), and very lightly dust your entire eyelid with the color,…

Product Review: Nature’s Path (Part Three)

The third and final installment of the Nature's Path product review! For this review, I tried two kinds of cereal and two kinds of granola. This review is a little bit different than the other two... First, I tried the Mesa Sunrise Corn, Flax, Quinoa & Amaranth cereal. This reminded…

New Year’s Eve Style: The Little Black Dress

Searching for the perfect New Year's Eve outfit? Go for the classic LBD! The LBD is simple, easy, classic, polished, and can be dressed up or down depending on the occasion. You can also make your LBD a blank canvas, by pairing it with some colored shoes, statement jewelry, or…