DAY 5: PACKING HACKS + HOLIDAY ESSENTIALS!

When I travel, I NEVER check luggage. Never. Ask any of my friends. I only carry on and it is the best thing of life.  Trying to navigate through a different city with a giant suitcase, let alone somewhere in EUROPE or ASIA or AUSTRALIA, is my idea of torture. It’s such a damper. News flash, your days of checking bags and paying fees is over. I’m finally sharing my VERY SECRET packing tips so that you will NEVER check a bag again.  It’s the holidays, 90% of us are travelling to see family, friends, or even to get the heck out of the snow and onto a beach somewhere. Every year I do the whole Calgary – Edmonton – Winnipeg – Calgary trip so […]

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DAY 2: 4 Tips That Will Simplify Your Life During the Holidays

This is probably the most HELPFUL post of the entire year. I have 4 tips that will simplify your life during the holidays. Now these are tips that EVERYONE can use. I cannot even describe to you how much more efficient I’ve been as soon as I started implementing these tricks into my life. + Honey STOP WHAT YOU’RE DOING. I found the craziest life hack ever. This site is called Honey and it saves you time AND MONEY. Okay so what you do is download the “Chome Extention” from their site {or whatever web browser you use; Safari, etc.} and it will automatically download onto your web browser. From then on, EVERY time you shop online and go to check out, Honey will AUTOMATICALLY […]

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WHITENING SENSITIVE TEETH AT HOME!

How many of you have went out and bought whitening trays from a dentist before? Cue Smile Brilliant. Remember when I shared about my teeth whitening tricks?  I was still using that same set up. I even had laser whitening at a dental office, which was amazing but it is another appointment to set up and go to regularly. When the opportunity to try at home whitening TRAYS came up, I immediately jumped at it. I’ve had a few friends who have used whitening trays from a dentist office and swear by it, but it can be really pricey. Smile Brilliant is WAYY more affordable while still providing the same, if not better, results. I also wanted to try something that I could do AT […]

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WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT STARBUCKS + PSL HACK

Drea Marie is sharing how to create the PERFECT flat lay. Whether you're a blogger, photographer or avid Instagrammer, this is for you.

We have to talk. So my morning Starbucks run has turned into a daily thing since my coffee maker AND keurig have both called it quits. Currently waiting for my new coffee maker to arrive and in the meantime just getting caffeine whenever I can. My go to drink? Americano misto with soy.  My bestie Tyson messaged me the other day a screenshot of this article from Self Magazine…. What Nutritionists Really Think About Starbucks’ New Almond Milk. They go on to praise the new Starbucks almond milk but what REALLY caught my attention was the nutritional information they reveal of ALL the non-dairy milk options…. One cup of Starbucks’ almondmilk contains: 60 calories, 4 grams fat, 110 mg sodium, 5 grams carbohydrate, 1 gram fiber, […]

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