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How to make room colour pop

I had a young woman visit me at Spruce Park Ranch Country Store the other day who was totally stumped on one particular room colour design challenge in her home. Her vision for her home was one thing, and her mother, who was with her, had another. Thankfully she brought photos along to help explain her […]

I started a home & lifestyle talk show

I did something I have always wanted to do. It was scary and yet pretty fun! I’m one of those people who get in their head and thinks everything has to be perfect before you debut it to the world. You should see how… what’s the word??? Let’s say ‘particular’ I get when I set […]

I just Marie Kondo-ed the sh*t out of my clothes

I just Marie Kondo-ed the 💩 out of my clothes. I detest clutter. Actually, it really pisses me off. And yet, #ClutterHappens.  If you haven’t heard of the Tidying Up expert, Marie Kondo, either you live under a rock or don’t have Netflix. Until a few weeks ago, you could find me…living under my rock. […]

5 things you can do to improve your health

The problem is, it’s not really the choices we make between Christmas and New Year, it’s the choices we make the other 51 weeks of the year. I have 5 things you can do to improve your health that don’t cost a thing.

Dealing With Stress

The Holidays are supposed to be filled with happiness and cheer, and yet, they seem to be filled with a whole ton of stress. Do the Holidays cause you stress? Besides that extra glass of wine, what are you doing to keep the stress levels in check? Wine sounds pretty damn good, but, sadly, it […]

Surviving Christmas When You Have a Sweet Tooth

Do you have a sweet tooth? Is it all downhill by mid November? Christmas will soon be here, the parties are beginning, and there are so many delicious things to eat. Why even worry about it? January will come around soon enough. I was listening to an interview the other day, and the following points […]

Three Tips to Combat Dehydrated Skin

Is your skin dry or are you simply dehydrated? Is it possible to have oily skin and be dehydrated at the same time? There are four common signs if you have dehydrated skin, and believe it or not, both dry and oily skin types can be dehydrated. If you feel like you are a lot […]