Something We All Agree On

As the new normal starts to settle in, I’ve come to realize now more than ever that my decisions have a real impact on those around me and the world as a whole. Amid my day-to-day, I’m also much more aware on how stress is taking its toll on my body both inside and out. While I’m no health expert – I trust practitioners like Catherine for those things – I know that as I get older I need to take care of myself.

It’s why I’ve become more introspective. Evaluating each and every brand I buy personally, it has become more important than ever to be mindful of making more ethical and green choices for me and my family. Something I am sure that more of us can agree on.

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Better Late Than Never

Heading towards the big 4-0 in the next few years, I’ve noticed that there is more and more importance on taking care of my skin. Though hindsight might say I could have been better in my younger years, it’s never too late to start better habits for my skin and routines. Recently I had the pleasure of being introduced to Innisfree here in Toronto and I became enamored with the brand and it’s sourcing techniques. SO much so, that I thought I’d share some of the items I am asking Santa for this year that you might enjoy as well!

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Anything Is Possible

Sitting down on a chilly winter evening, with dinner cooking away, I find myself smiling for no reason in particular. It seems strange to acknowledge it, but I feel as though happiness should be encouraged and shared much more than it is these days.

Sensational tabloid topics, click bait articles, drama, negativity, celebrity deaths… there is so much on the internet that can wear away at you. There have been a series of small changes in my life over the last twelve(ish) months that I have made that have helped me realize that anything in life is possible. Today I wanted to share them with you in hopes I can help show you why I believe this now more than ever.

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Learning To Take Care of Myself

Is anyone else really on the #SelfCare bandwagon these days? I am spending more time in the kitchen cooking, I am trying to focus on being more physically active, and I am learning to do the little things that I like doing that I lost track of because “life was busy”. One of those things I am appreciating again, and my husband would laugh if he ever heard I admitted this, is taking care of my skin. Continue reading “Learning To Take Care of Myself”