There are going to be a lot of new, exciting, innovative style trends for both guys and women in 2017! Recently, I was lucky enough to speak with two leading designers from Vancouver - Reuben and Lévi Uwi of U.T.F.L. (Uwi Twins Fashion Label). Their style and clothes are as unique as their story.
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I try to care for myself throughout the year. Not just the holidays or when it is stressful at work. If I am in a more balanced
12/06/2016 12:24 EST
It can be tricky (and tempting!) to stick to your normal eating routine and daily dietary habits when traveling. The first thing to remember is to stay hydrated and reach for water wherever you go! It's super easy to forget to drink water while we're rushing to our destination not to mention the dry airplane air that you'll find if you're flying.
11/30/2016 08:16 EST
Recently, I was fortunate enough to speak with Jennifer Murdoch, Associate VP, Counselling Operations, Counselling, Kids Help Phone. Jennifer shared with me more details on exactly what bullying is, and how you can help a young person you suspect may be being bullied.
11/28/2016 02:20 EST
I love finding new places to visit and exploring new parts of cities. Recently, I was lucky enough to learn about some new fun activities to try in Toronto in the winter!
11/22/2016 06:03 EST
I love watching all those home improvement TV shows. They show how with a few improvements here and there, you can really bring some brightness to your home.
11/18/2016 10:31 EST
I love fall fashion and shopping online. The time I save shopping can be spent outdoors or doing fun things, like spending good times with friends and loved ones. Shopping online means you have endless options at your fingertips, so you can really find some fashion gems if you think beyond what you're currently seeing in store windows.
11/16/2016 12:27 EST
I love fall. Pretty, light, fresh makeup. There are so many options: to go from a touch of tinted moisturizer (when I am going for a hike outdoors) to glamorous holiday party looks! The options at this time of year are fantastic.
11/14/2016 03:44 EST
There are many crazy ideas around being fit and healthy. Just as there is a lot of good information out there on how you
11/09/2016 07:32 EST
Our skin gets parched when the temperature starts to cool down, and as we spend more time in centrally heated air and wearing woolen clothing.
11/07/2016 05:21 EST
I love the idea of having a multi purpose wardrobe. Living on the north shore in Vancouver there are so many opportunities to enjoy the outdoors. But I also want to look good when I am running around town. Recently, I spoke with MEC Designer Natasja Parlee and Natasja shared with me more on the latest trends for casual wear this fall.
11/04/2016 10:33 EDT
Before visiting Austin, I had the idea of looking for options for bike tours as a way to see this exciting city. When I arrived, the temperature was 32'C and amazing sunny days. The perfect setting for a bicycle tour of Austin.
11/01/2016 08:23 EDT
Beautiful makeup starts with balanced skin. In order to have your foundation work for you and look its best, you need to use the right skin care products for your skin type. Recently, I was lucky enough to speak with Jessica Kmiec, Makeup artist based in Winnipeg.
10/31/2016 02:05 EDT
I love learning about the latest new hair trends. Recently, I was lucky enough to speak with Ashley Hood, Colour Designer, Salon Manager and Colour Instructor at Suki's Salon. Ashley shared the hottest new hair trends for fall.
10/20/2016 12:13 EDT
Harrison Hot Springs is known for their world famous hot springs and picturesque views of Harrison Lake. Nestled in among southwestern British Columbia's mountains. This is the place to visit if you are looking to relax, take in nature and enjoy the local cuisine.
10/18/2016 07:35 EDT
Nudes and reds are considered a staple look. Can be worn day to evening all through the seasons. A nude nail is always a safe nail colour in a professional work setting. Lately, red nails are becoming a trend setter as far as carrying this look from day to evening. We will see lots of chrome, metallic this fall season for nails. Strong bold nail art is trending as well.
10/17/2016 12:37 EDT
One of the things that happens with the season change whether from summer to fall or fall to winter is conditions become drier, both outside of buildings and indoors, because of forced air and heating systems, and so you might need that extra 'oomph' of hydration.
10/11/2016 12:40 EDT
Recently, I was visiting Victoria, BC and came across ten fun things to do, places to stay and spectacular views of the province's capital.
10/03/2016 11:38 EDT
We've all been there before. You've organized a get together with all of your closest family and friends, yet you spend the entire night in the kitchen instead of enjoying your company. How do you choose between being a great host and being sociable with your guests?
09/30/2016 01:56 EDT
Knowing how employees will use their PCs determines whether performance, mobility, battery life or display quality is most important. A desk-bound engineer designing a next generation product will require more computing power than a traveling salesperson. Based on role-specific priorities, you will choose from a wide variety of devices, including notebooks, desktops, 2-in-1s or tablets.
09/22/2016 07:27 EDT
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