Fashion Week returned to Vancouver March 18th-25th, and I was lucky enough to attend for a few days with my niece Brooke and my daughter Trinity. Many observers looked on in awe and perhaps felt a bit overwhelmed… but on-lookers needn’t feel discouraged by the looks walking the catwalk. In fact, Fashion Week is the perfect
In the past I’ve told you about my favourite travelling bags of all time– the EVOC line (available from WeArePassion.com). We have a serious love affair and I would never trade them for anything, but my packing organization doesn’t end with just the EVOC bag. Inside, I have my goods sorted into ‘packing cubes’ made by Heys
Family Day fun that is sure to become a lifelong memory! Supplies Needed: (Be creative, and use whatever you can find at home. The kids can help you do a treasure hunt!) 2 Pillowcases (or 1 Pillowcase and Fabric Scraps or old sheets from around the house) Sewing Kit: Needle, Thread, Scissors, Straight Pins Ruler
‘Be That Mom’ launched at Steinway Pianos in Calgary in November of 2013. The setting for the evening was an extraordinary way to celebrate the new book and I was able to be surrounded by my family and friends. Other stops along this tour were filled with very memorable people, but truly being in my
One of my favourite parts about being an author and CEO of a publishing company, is my ability to set up cool contests that are win-win… I get what I want and I get to give away stuff that other people want and need. Being on tour as an author and publisher may seem glamorous;
On October 23, 2013, I had the pleasure of hosting a “Girls Night Out” at a beautiful store in Winnipeg, Manitoba called Second Sensation Boutique. As soon as I arrived at this store, I knew I was in trouble! High end, fabulous, brand name fashion for women at deep consignment store discounts… EEEEEPPP! Yippee! Hooray!
Recently, on my book tour through Ontario, I discovered a new charity. Their mission is about kids… in our own country, who do not have enough food to eat and often come to school hungry. Hunger and a roaring tummy lend to distracted and tired kids. Many families who are ‘food insecure’ and rely on
Last Thursday October 10, 2013, Be That Books partnered with the Shopgirls Gallery Boutique in trendy downtown Toronto to host an incredible Girls Night Out! The venue was spectacular. Shopgirls is a gorgeous boutique featuring all Canadian designed clothing, including the World’s most comfortable yoga jeans. (Your butt will thank these yoga jeans!) A