Frothy Bath Bomb DIY

Over the weekend the boys and I experimented a little with our traditional bath bomb recipe and came up with an alternative that was too irresistible not to share. Apparently we’ve gone through a phase whereby each and every bath time experience must be accompanied by a bubbling treat – of-course I am also guilty of loving bath bombs too so I can totally relate to the boys needs when it comes to making bath time fun. The only downfall is that the store-bought versions are often costly and sometimes…

Bathtime Fun – DIY Kids Clay Soap

Seems slime and mould-able play is all the rage with school-aged children these days and since my children regularly struggle with wanting to take a bath I thought the perfect solution to get them motivated would be combining play with the bath-time struggle.  Who needs bath toys when you have something fun and creative to pass the time – plus clay soap also effectively washes all those hard to reach spots! When looking on the internet for recipes I came across a whole slew of soap-like recipes as well as…

All Things Cozy – Winter Must-Haves!

  Every season has that one staple item you just have to have in order to fit into the fashion loop. The following items are simple, understated and cost-effective ways of keeping up with fashion trends while maintaining a little cash flow in your pocket.  Splurge a little and make sure to show off because these will keep you warm and looking great! Flannel Blanket Scarf for Women – $24.94 CAD oldnavy.ca This is the must-have fashion staple this season! Blanket scarves are EVERYWHERE – fashion meets function. Keep warm…

The Knee Boot Fashion Flop – When Plus Sized Is NOT The Average Woman

    I assume there are women out there who have stopped and looked at the gorgeous plus sized models and thought “but they have great legs”….if you are a woman with larger calves, maybe you can relate to this.   Winter is almost upon us and every single year I find myself looking for a cute pair knee boots, rain boots or whatever to keep my legs warm and look stylish for the upcoming colder weather. Every year I am disappointed by the lack of variety on the market…

Easy Summer Braided Beauty Tutorials

With the sizzling summer heat fast approaching, I have been looking everywhere on the web for simple ways to stay chic while still maintaining my long hair this season. So many ideas when you actually look, and most of them are pretty easy to do yourself too! Here’s a list of the simplest and stylish hair styles I am going to attempt this summer: The side braid with a little ‘extra’ is simply beautiful! Who knew a simple braid would look so effortless yet put together – just love this…

Julia Roberts Could Just Be The Most Beautiful Human Ever!

  Turns out the notorious “Pretty Woman” Julia Roberts has been named 2017’s most beautiful woman AGAIN by People Magazine. This is the fifth time the actress been noted on the list and accounted for the only actress to make it on there that many times. That’s one GORGEOUS woman if you ask me! Seemingly though, people are not happy – many individuals have taken to social media in a backlash against the 49 year old actress with reason. They believe that in a world of noteworthy celebs, Julia doesn’t have to…

Why This Tory Burch Ad Was Removed From Social Media

It is apparent that in the world of fashion, many fashion brands have touched upon cultural celebration and appropriation both with success and not very successfully throughout the past few years. Leave it to social media to make it very well known when the brand showcases something that may seem ‘racist’ – without a doubt with every good intention in mind. Tory Burch’s latest campaign “#ToryStory: An American Roadtrip” featured Poppy Delevingne and other Caucasian models singing and dancing to the popular song “Juju On That Beat’ and boy did they get…

Spring Color Pop – Makeup Addict Lip Vinyl Review

When it comes my lips, it is pretty safe to say that I am a neutral color girl – meaning anything that resembles a color that is not the same color of my lips does not usually get put on them. I tend to stick to low-pigmented lip glosses and slightly tinted chap-sticks for the most part but I am super-excited to tell you about my newest color addition to my Spring makeup haul and it includes a hint of color that totally POPS! The newly launched makeupaddict.ca is backed by…

Personalize Your Spring Wardrobe With Slogans!

Since we now know that Spring is around the corner  – thanks to Warton Willy’s groundhog prediction (6 weeks!!!) It’s time to start thinking of our closets post coat season. Seems that the fashion industry is super-excited about taking those bulky parkas off and showing off our personalities with slogan tee’s! Slogan tees are popping up everywhere – actually just about anything with a slogan, logo or musicial figure pretty much sums up Spring fashion trends this year. Look for anything that showcases your personality and duplicated it with fun,…

Sorry Ladies, Leggings are NOT pants! Here’s Why…

With the rise of comfortable clothing and leisure wear happening on runways, in clothing stores and at the mall it is no wonder people are starting to give in and get lazy with fashion, per say. I know you, the mom struggling to keep it all together and throwing on just about anything that is clean just to get out the door to bring your kids to school, or the student who just pulled an all righter at school just to make that deadline, or even the stay at home…