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Oh, the wonders spring can work on our mood. The days start getting longer, the sun isn’t quite as shy, and we start spending more and more time outside. And who doesn’t think about getting in shape once the warm season... Read
Fedwa Lahlou gives her take on the question
Breastfeeding: it is natural in many cultures, including our own. So much so, that this creates significant pressure on mothers who do not breastfeed. There is only one thing to say: ladies, stop feeling... Read
Put your household products to work
Spring is (technically) here, and we’ve been working hard at home, clearing away clutter, reorganizing our wardrobe, and simply trying to get things in tip top shape. Are you in spring cleaning mode, too? That’s... Read
How to rock short hair this spring
As you well know, spring and renewal go hand-in-hand. ‘Tis the season we yearn for a shorter ‘do, and just like nature, to start anew. Lucky for me, Denis Binet, Pantene Pro-V and Clairol consultant,... Read
Affordable game changers for your mane
The time has come to introduce you to the cream of the crop of new offerings for your hair. Here is a trifecta of essentials we’re not parting with anytime soon. Not only are they effective, but they’re... Read
A dose of trendiness on your feed
We recently introduced you to a bunch of Instagram accounts to help you get fit and healthy. Now, we’re sharing our faves from the fashion world. Models, fashion mags, and the hottest brands, there’s something... Read
Your meals, enhanced with flavour
Recently, we were invited by the folks at McCormick to get to know the hottest trends in spices (stay with us) for this year. Intrigued, we partook in a delicious menu at the hands of Canadian chef Danny St-Pierre,... Read
Dissecting our collective hangover
If you go back several generations, the emancipated woman wore pants and smoked cigarettes. But for the past few years, our fictitious heroines have moved on to sporting Manolos, and a glass of vino in their hand.... Read
How to Successfully Move On from Unhealthy Habits
Moving on: it can be hard to do, especially when it comes to unhealthy habits. For many of us, eating fast food or avoiding physical exercise is part of our everyday existence, and changing... Read
They are what they eat…
Have you ever contemplated whipping up your baby’s food at home rather than relying on canned purees and boxed treats? Here, one mom shares her experience making her son’s food herself.
I am proud to say... Read
Brighten your place for the new season
Spring is in the air, and there’s no better time to get the house in neat and tidy order. Here are seven easy tips for getting your place looking its best this season.
1. Get rid of stale... Read
The technique, explained
First, there was Kim Kardashian-style contouring—but (thankfully) the trend didn’t last. As this makeup technique becomes more and more popular, it is also getting easier to pull off, with much more natural looking... Read
A local brand with international power
This pant collection is all the rage right now, and there is a single word behind its sudden success: Oprah. The brand was launched over 10 years ago, and has now been endorsed by one of the most powerful women... Read
The plentiful, beneficial plant
Busy schedule at work? The winter temperature affecting your stress levels? Yep, we totally understand. You may already know this, but lavender is excellent at soothing your soul, reducing tension and, by extension, stress.... Read
When mommy chooses not to return to work
The birth of a first child can turn one’s life upside down more than we would ever imagine. When it comes time to return to work, some women opt to switch careers and become a stay-at-home mom,... Read