Why Collagen?

Happy First Day of FALL friends! The days are getting cooler and the nights are definitely requiring warm jammies and cozy blankets.  One of the most common questions I get here and on IG is about collagen peptides.  What is it? Where do you get it?  Does it taste like anything? Why do you take […]

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Weleda Giveaway

GIVEAWAY CLOSED.  Thank you to everyone who entered. If you know me at all, you know I’m serious about my skin care  (Morning skin care routine post  here ). A few months ago, I decided that going forward, my goal would be to replace any skin-care products I use up with products that meet the following criteria; […]

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Lip Service

With colder weather setting in around here, I’m reminded that I need to be armed with my best defences against chapped lips at all times.   Unluckily, this is a battle I’m all too familiar with.  As a child, I remember getting ready for school, bundling up into my snowsuit, boots, mittens (with the string linking […]

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Short Flight Carry-On Essentials

Let me start off by stating that I’m not a light packer.  Never have been, never will be. I brought 3 full size suitcases with me to NYC last year, WHICH, I’ll never do again and also, what was I thinking? We barely fit in the room after wheeling our 4 suitcases, 2 dog carriers, […]

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Morning Skincare Routine

Morning Skin Care Routine

I’ve always been interested in learning new ways to care for my skin.  As a young girl, I would dig into my mom’s beauty arsenal and use her clay masks.  I was always the one at the sleepover organizing the spa portion of the evening.  I enjoy the ritual of prepping my skin for the […]

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