Letting go of "perfect" and moving on.

“Oh, I’m just such a perfectionist”. “It’s hard to be me, I need to be perfect.” “My biggest flaw? Oh, I’m a perfectionist.” We’ve all heard someone lament about how hard it is to live up to their own standards and…

What's next with Stark?

Just a quick post to update you on what’s been on my mind… If you’ve been following Stark for a bit, you might know that all of last winter my family and I were travelling. Not a day went by…

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,…