Self care is doing hard things: Deciding to be contrary.

Well, I did it. I went ahead and did the “impossible” again this year. Despite not being wealthy, or having a wealth of “free time”, and despite not having all my “stuff” completely figured out, I am writing to you…

13 alternate uses for Stark products

If I had my own Stark store I would tell you this: “Hey, did you know you can multi-purpose the %$#@ out of your products? Check this out…” Then I would grab any Stark product and show you a bunch of…

Self care is doing hard things: weaning.

It may be my birthday…but it’s a big day for my little guy that we’ve been preparing several weeks for. After about 900 days of breastfeeding, today is “no more booby day”. A big, emotional, but what I feel in…

Transitioning into Autumn.

(originally posted as a newsletter!) We’re officially in the best season of the year… boot season! *High fives all around!* It seems that for many of us, just as we get to don our cozy-yet-oh-so-cool fall wardrobes our skin is…

How A Night For Green Beauty was almost ruined...by me.

Since returning to Montreal from A Night For Green Beauty in Chicago, 2 weeks ago now, my head has been a literal swarm of ideas and excitement. To say the event inspired and energized me is an understatement (I’m revealing today,…

21 Days (to the best skin of your life) is now available!

It’s finally here! The course I’ve been creating for-freaking-ever! I’m very happy to introduce you to 21 Days…check it out, yo! In the course, you will receive: The best crash-course on habit creation I’ve ever seen (and I’ve seen many!)….

3 ways to instantly change the energy in your home (or office)

So, I have to admit that I’m not exactly a domestic goddess. Sure, I’ve got my moments of Martha Stewart-esque cleaning, decorating and cooking manias. But on the day to day, I probably verge on the messy side more often…

Why I gave up coffee

I used to be one of those people who would take a picture of my artisanal latte or cappuccino and post the picture on Instagram. I always felt like a lunatic doing so, but I couldn’t help it; that cup,…

Acne and negative self-talk.

Fear makes you go pale. Embarrassment makes you blush. Passion makes you flush. Emotions are worn all over your face! So, what about acne? First, having acne (or eczema, or psoriasis, or perioral dermatitis, or really dry or oily skin)…