Make A Difference Everyday (M4D3) with Plan Shoes

MADE shoes

These shoes are made for so much more than walking. How can the really adorable, comfortable and totally fun Plan shoes from M4D3 actually "make a different everyday?" There are four ways that your purchase of these shoes will make a difference: Promise: to change the lives of 4 million women by 2016. Protect: protect girls and give them the power to change the world. Educate: educate girls and help eliminate gender inequality. Walk: give water to girls and help them stay at … [Read more...]

Winter Nails Gilded Dreams Collection


These shades of CND Vinylux, from the Gilded Dreams collection, will take you in to the winter season. I picture myself ice skating downtown at the Robson Square ice rink they set up every winter, with one of these colours on my nails. New to CND Vinylux? Here's a bit about their Weekly Polish:  The Weekly Polish system eliminates the need for a base coat, with the self-adhering colour coat. The top coat becomes more durable with exposure to natural light. Each coat dries super-quickly, in … [Read more...]

Art & Sole Coffee Table Book

Art and sole

Rather than giving your friends and family another ordinary gift, how about a beautiful art book, perfect for a coffee table? Art & Sole by Jane Weitzman, wife of shoe designer Stuart Weitzman, features 150 fantasy art shoes made of highly unique materials she has discovered and commissioned by artists for the first Stuart Weitzman shop on Madison Avenue in the mid-1990s. The shoes in this book are unique and definite works of art. They're made from from feathers, paper, ceramic, … [Read more...]

Holiday Party Prep Must-Haves

Holiday Party Prep

If you’re like me, Holiday parties can sometimes seem like just another thing to add to an already hectic schedule. Given the amount of effort they demand, it can be tempting to just stay home. But, with all the things you have to do around this time of year, isn’t it also nice to be able to see your colleagues, friends and family in a setting where you can let loose and enjoy yourself? There are a few things you can do to make your Holiday party prep run smoothly so that you can focus on the … [Read more...]

Twilight Dreams Skull Bracelet

Twilight Dreams Skull Bracelet

I'm embracing my dark side with this Twilight Dreams Skull Bracelet from This bracelet is adjustable and easy to clasp yourself. I really like how it is sparkly enough to dress up your wrist and complement your outfit, but is low-key enough to work well with casual clothing as well. You can get this design with a heart, skull (like I did) or a peace sign.  … [Read more...]

World Sight Day #WhoBlinkedFirst

As someone who wears glasses everyday, I definitely don't take my eyesight for granted. I'm happy to be working with to promote World Sight Day (October 9th), and to tell you about a way that you can help raise awareness for blindness and visual impairment. Who blinked first? Challenge your friends and family to the ultimate staring contest using hashtag #WHOBLINKEDFIRST. For every video shared with #WHOBLINKEDFIRST, will donate a pair of prescription … [Read more...]

Great Selection of Glasses on a Budget


Need glasses, but you're on a budget? Check out, where all frames include prescription lenses. Whether you need glasses for yourself or your children, or you're looking to add more frames to your eyeglass collection, the prices make it easy to choose. It's really easy to select glasses on the site, since all the measurements are listed. Want to see what the glasses will look like on you? Simply upload your own photo or choose one of the models' faces. I chose … [Read more...]

Redbubble Helps you go Back to School in Style

Redbubble Tote Bag

Who wants to have the same t-shirt, tote bag or phone case as everyone else—when school is all about showing off your individuality. That's what school is for, right? Developing your own style?! While I'm not going back to school in a traditional sense, I do consider myself a lifelong learner. As such, I spend a fair amount of time with my laptop at libraries (actually, I'm at my local library right now). I like to carry my library books home in a comfortable tote bag that holds a decent … [Read more...]

Wide Brimmed Sun Hat: Quintessential Summer Accessory

Magid Women's Space Dyed Wide Brim Floppy Hat

The perfect sun accessory—an oversized sun hat, of course! Pair this beauty with some bright red lipstick, a floral beach cover-up and a beach bag, and you're all set! But, really—paired with anything, this sun hat makes a glam statement. Made of straw with a nautical-esque white rope and gold chain accent, this hat is an absolute must for days spent at one of the waterfront parks/beaches or sitting out on a patio.  … [Read more...]

ModCloth #ModSummer


**The links in this post are affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link.The season of BBQs, vacations, and outdoor festivities is upon us, and ModCloth wants you to share your summer memories with them! Include the hashtag #ModSummer when you’re posting your adventures and you could be featured on one of their social networks. Join in on the community fun, find some outfit inspiration in their Style Gallery, and get ready for the best … [Read more...]