Gut health has been a bit of a trending topic in the wellness space for the last few years. I’ve been dealing with it myself – as it turns out, I was having all sorts of skin issues that were stress related, but changing certain things in my diet to support gut health have made […]
On Monday, July 24th, I weighed myself in my home for the last time. And ...
I’m going to confess something here. I often have the feeling that I’m not good ...
I’d always planned to take a few months off between graduating from university and starting ...
It wasn’t until I suffered from postpartum depression and anxiety as a mom myself that ...
It breaks my heart that many visitors to Scotland have never heard about the Isle ...
I think a lot of people worry that as soon as they start investing time and energy into self care and stress management, that it means that their performance is going to go down the tube. Quite frankly… that’s bullshit. I know a lot of busy people, my former self included, who are just that […]
I have a not-so-secret dream. In my perfect world, I’d love to live in Scotland for a year with my family. For those of you who don’t know, my husband is from Scotland. I’d love for us to spend a year there, for our kids to get to spend an entire year of seasons and […]
Today on the podcast I’m going off-script. Usually I write out a little bit of what I’m going to say, write in the way I WOULD say it, then I record. That’s not today! This episode is raw and me sharing how my family and I are approaching major life changes (new job, moving house, […]
Today on the podcast I’m joined by the co-founders of the podcast, coaching business and thriving tribe, Luscious Hustle. Laura and Betsy Milne support soulful entrepreneurs to achieve their goals without burnout. One of the things I love most about the Luscious Hustle message is that they highlight the balance of your masculine and feminine […]
I speak with a lot of women who are trying to do it all. We’re trying to kill it at work, while keeping our homes sparkling clean, maintain a social life and manage our well-being. If you’re in a relationship, you want that to thrive. If you’ve got kids, you’re wanting to be the best […]
Today on the podcast I’m honoured to be joined by Janis Irwin, MLA for Edmonton Highlands-Norwood with the NDP. I’ve been blown away by Janis’ passion and commitment to women and LGBTQ2S+ issues in Alberta, and how we can lift each other up. Janis shares how she got into politics from her background in education, […]
*Post contains affiliate links. It’s no secret that when we don’t get enough sleep, our stress increases. Think about it, when you’re sleep deprived, your decision making isn’t as sharp, your serotonin levels are lower (feel good hormones), and your general fatigue just makes everything blah… Have you also noticed that when you’re stressed, your […]
Almost a year ago I was lucky enough to work with a KonMari consultant-in-training to help de-clutter our home. It felt overwhelming. There was too much stuff everywhere. There was childhood crap, paperwork coming out of my eyeballs and our kids were constantly outgrowing their clothes and toys and new ones would enter before the […]
As we take on the habit of 5 minutes of pure joy a day in the Stress Less Habits Challenge, I wanted to talk about the flip side. It’s one thing to actively create joy in your life, but it’s also just as important to start to chip away at the things that KILL your […]