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Getting to Healthy: My ongoing journey in fitness

I haven’t spoken much about my health and fitness journey because I was in the process of figuring it out and going through much trial and error. Now, I feel I’m at the place that I can share what’s worked

New Wash Review

New Wash Review

My New Wash Review

Imagine a world where you only need one product to effectively wash and condition your hair… This is the claim of the product “New Wash” by Hairstory.  Normally, I tend not to buy into product claims …

Random Ish I think about: Red Pill

Today is election day in the United States and I had so much going on in my head that I needed to get out, so this is how red pill was created.

 

Red Pill

 

What would you say …

Braiding Sweetgrass: Lessons on living well

I’ve been away from the blog for quite some time now. At first I was figuring out a new routine with an active toddler and tween. Later, it just became easy to be in a quiet routine and not have …

Love Your Body Now Not Later

I was talking to a friend a few months ago, who was feeling frustrated with her weight and I said to her …”the key is to be happy with your body as it is now!”  Her response was… but if …

What I’ve Learned From Failing At Business

Recently I’ve been thinking about what went wrong with my photography business and how I can apply the lesson to whatever I take on next.  I believe the turning point was when it became a business in my mind. I …

Living on Less

Star Gazing: The Beauty Of Living On Less

Have you caught yourself recently staring at the stars amazed at the beauty that can be found in the night sky? Your answer if you live in any big city, in North America is probably…stars, what stars?

As a young …

Reflecting on 2015

Reflections on a year gone by…

Another year is coming to a close and before we get out the pen and pad to work on our resolutions, we should take a moment to reflect on the year gone by.  I

Craftsposure Planner and Personal Visions

I’ve realized over the years, the clearer the vision I have for a project or idea, the easier it is to execute or achieve.   So why I haven’t thought to create a personal vision for my life before now is …

Truth Serum

Let’s be honest, I don’t wake up every day feeling inspired, upbeat, and filled with gratitude.  Some days I just want to hide under the covers and binge watch my favourite show or wallow in self pity and listen to …

Suicide Letter

These words have been inside of me longing to be released into the wind for almost five years.  This piece is my attempt to understand a disease that took the life of someone I was close to and an attempt …

ninemags

Nine Mags: Instagram and fridge art

Fridge art with nine mags

It might be the photographer in me but I love having printed images on display.  I enjoy looking around my home and have it reflect the love and memories that we share as a family.  …

What's your Mantra?

Mantra” (/ˈmæntrə, ˈmɑːn-, ˈmʌn-/;) means a sacred utterance, numinous sound, or a syllable, word, phonemes, or group of words believed by some to have psychological and spiritual power in Sanskrit.

Energy is powerful.  Have you ever walked into …

A little inspiration.

When I look at my daughter and her natural interests I have the urge to document them in the event that she should need a reminder when she gets older.  Often as we get older, the world tells us who …