ON THE ROAD | Northern Alberta’s Biggest & Best Tour

I am not one to turn down a road trip, especially if it means venturing to a place I've never been, and didn't even know I wanted to go to. Earlier this month I took a trek north of Edmonton with Ford Canada to check out a few sights around Grand Prairie - an unlikely...
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STYLE | The Velvet Fog

No trip to Morocco is complete without purchasing a jeleba to swan around in. My friend and local guide, Emily, took me to her favourite second hand jeleba shop in Marrakech. There, we dug until we each found one that fit like a glove. When I saw the silver detailing...

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BEAUTY | The Beauty of Frankincense

I've always loved the scent of frankincense for as long as I can remember; it's always been a staple incense for me. It wasn't till recently that I realized not only is it aromatic qualities quite pleasing, it also does wonders for your skin. Like many essential oils,...

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FOOD COMA | Alder Room

There's been a few openings in Edmonton that have stirred some excitement in me; they're few and far between but when they come along, it's as if a unicorn is gracing you with its presence. Alder Room is one of those unicorns in Edmonton. It's concept is to make...

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INSIDE | Maven & Grace

At my favourite end of Whyte Avenue there's a wondrous little shop full of antique treasures, fresh flowers, and the. best. chocolate. EVER; this little slice of heaven is called Maven & Grace. Kathy Sharp, the owner, has a magnificent eye for well designed pieces...

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STYLE | Hyde Park

Sometimes you travel alone and the only option is to set up a tripod in the middle of Hyde Park to capture yourself going through your second childhood outfit phase. This outfit made itself as they usually do when you under pack for a trip. Comfort meets functionality...

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BEAUTY | Bold Summer Lipsticks

I'm a fan of the classic red lip but I feel like there's always room for experimentation when it comes to summer lipstick choices. It just so happens that I have a few hues I've been curious to try out - namely a bright cerulean blue. What makes these bold lipsticks...

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