Woman in NYC
November 29, 2017

New York, New York

Recharge, Style

There’s something to be said about a getaway to New York City: the lights, hustle and bustle, culinary finds, entertainment, subway, and general vibe. In many ways, it’s not a “retreat” destination for a calm getaway, but it’s certainly ...

Sweater Weather - Rebecca King
November 15, 2017

Sweaters: The True North Staple


When the temperature drops there is nothing I love more than wrapping myself in cozy, big, and blanket-like sweaters that lend both warmth and style to my outfits. Sweaters and wraps become staples in my day whether in the office, presen...

D-by-denise- Poppy Barley - Tall boots
November 8, 2017

Walk a Mile in These Shoes


It’s true that in life, to understand one another we must “walk a mile in their shoes”. It’s a lesson I’ve learned, continue to re-learn, and one I am constantly humbled by. As hard as it may often be, each time I seek to understand by p...

Fashion - fall layers
September 27, 2017



I love to indulge in fashion magazines every September. They seem to be the best issues of the year. A couple weeks ago, I blocked time early afternoon in between lunch and a mid-afternoon meeting, grabbed a cup of Turmeric Soother Herba...

Makeup Application - Modern Woman
September 13, 2017

Pumped Up Colour….Local Inspiration


Remember sneaking into your Mother’s or Grandmother’s makeup bag when you were little? Plastering on the lipstick and the blush – so fun! Or the thrill of receiving permission that you were “old enough” to wear makeup (beyond the glossy ...

White Jeans - Summer Couture
July 5, 2017

Summer White – Day to Night!


Jeans are a staple in my closet all year long. When I’m not in business clothes or workout gear, you will find me in jeans. In the summer, faded blue or crisp white are my favourite. I also love wearing comfy summer dresses all day long!...

Back yard gardening
June 15, 2017

Getting Dirty in Your Back Yard

Recharge, Style

Like hearing an old song, the scent of certain flowers can take us back in time. When I smell fresh lilac trees in the spring, I am quickly reminded of my Baba. Same with my Grandma of rose bushes, and marigolds of my first flower garden...

Saturday night date - fashion - cartier
May 31, 2017

Spring – Saturday Night – Patio Time!


One of my and Michael’s favourite ways to spend a spring Saturday evening is dinner out with friends. Last weekend, we were able to do just that with a special couple we had not seen in a while. Even with warm days and sunshine, sprin...