Easter Baskets

I love making baskets of any kind. Join me for some Easter basket making! Basket Fillers I wanted a basket that would be useful after the fact, so I went to my local Dollarstore armed with a list. I knew what the base of the baskets would look like: Re-usable basket Snacks and treats AnContinue reading “Easter Baskets”

The Social Dilemma

Tech experts report on the cost of social media. Nothing is free. Your attention was purchased. January 31st I deleted all my social media apps. It took only two points from Jared: Why You Should Delete Your Social Media Accounts. It’s true. I was addicted. The symptoms were all there. And like all addictions, IContinue reading “The Social Dilemma”

Depop

From getting set up to shipping out your first order. Here’s what I picked up along the way! I set up my Depop account earlier this year, and it fell in line with my #nonewclothes2021 goal nicely. What is it you say? It’s one of many second hand clothing sites/apps. Users upload photos of theContinue reading “Depop”

YTT 200

Feb. 1st 2021 I signed up for Brett Larkins Yoga Teacher Training Course. It was an inspired decision and she popped out of the woodwork for me. I did my research mind you. Explored her website, the program itself, downloaded the brochure, looked up real people’s reviews. Brett even has a video explaining how toContinue reading “YTT 200”

Day One of My Second Life

Confucius says that everyone is born with two lives, the second one begins when you realize you only have one. I’ve jumped two feet into living. January 31st, 2021 marks a day that my mind changed. Something clicked. I felt sick with my choices. I couldn’t go back to living like this: Drinking daily, notContinue reading “Day One of My Second Life”

From the Archives: 10 Ways to Level up your Confidence

The second From the Archives Friday: we are re-visiting a post swap from Alyssa on confidence. Self motivation comes from within, from pushing past that mental chatter and choosing what is getting you closer to your dreams. A post swap by Alyssa! What makes her so sure of herself? You know her. The girl thatContinue reading “From the Archives: 10 Ways to Level up your Confidence”

Prep for a New Week

How do you prepare for a new week? I have found my week starts off with some expectancy and preparedness if I take the temperature on some key areas of my life over the weekend. The four areas that I focus on are: This Week, To Do, Where’s My $ At? and Goal Check. LetContinue reading “Prep for a New Week”

From the Archives: Anxiety Toolbox

Bell Let’s Talk Day is coming up Jan. 28th 2021. This article, written for my previous blog, outlines tools I use to calm and manage my anxiety symptoms. Maybe they will help you too. On Bell Let’s Talk Day Bell will donate 5 cents towards mental health initiatives in Canada for every applicable text, call,Continue reading “From the Archives: Anxiety Toolbox”

From the Archives: Saturday Self-Care

Today’s share is meant to be a pretty little escape, and inspire you to light a candle, run a bath and put a face mask on. *Disclaimer: While my self care here, reflects a light and top layer level of beauty routines and serene moments in a bathtub – I recognize the importance of trueContinue reading “From the Archives: Saturday Self-Care”