CANNES FILM FESTIVAL RED CARPET

Red Carpets are back and so is glamour! It seems like we have been starved for pretty clothes and pretty people. If the Cannes Film Festival red carpet was anything to go by- fantasy fashion is back in a big way!   Here are some very pretty, princess gowns from the runway! I

Read More...


Suzanne Somers Talks Aging, Dieting & More

  You can’t keep Suzanne Somers down. The 74-year-old fitness and wellness icon has not only survived, but thrived in her over 40 years in show business. Somers launched the Yahoo Life Unapologetically Suzanne Video Series earlier this summer and in the newest installment she talks aging, beauty and diet.    “I eat as though […]

Read More...



Jasper, Alberta Chosen As One Of Time Magazine’s World’s Greatest Places 2021

    Jasper, Alberta is making news.  Jasper has just been named to the prestigious Time Magazine list of the World’s Greatest Places of 2021. The list is made up of what the magazine calls extraordinary destinations to explore. A tribute to the people and businesses at the forefront of those industries who, amid extraordinary […]

Read More...




Spring/Summer 2021 Fashion Trends : Hobo to Mad Max

You may have noticed we haven’t been posting much in fashion. Truth be told – there hasn’t been much to post. When most people‘s wardrobes have consisted of sweats and pyjamas- the only fashion to be enjoyed was playing dress up in your closet . Picking up on the pandemic mood – fashion designers have […]

Read More...


Salt Water For Acne Goes Viral

  Can something as simple as salt be the answer to your acne woes? According to a popular TikTok user, the answer is yes.  TikTok user @leacrylics shared that every time she goes to the beach and into the ocean, her skin clears up completely. So she decided to bring the beach home with her […]

Read More...


3 Amazing Ontario Family Resorts

  With international travel off the table for most of us, provincial travel has become more popular than ever. The province of Ontario is home to many fantastic family resorts. For those seeking a long (or short) vacation this year, an Ontario resort is a great option. Check out some of our favourite three below.  […]

Read More...



Kamala Harris Is Bringing The Power Pantsuit Back!

  As you may have noticed from Kamala Harris’ controversial Vogue cover and many photos of her on the net – madam Vice President-elect, mostly wears pantsuits. Frankly, it’s refreshing! It has been a while since we have seen the pantsuit in action – with most designers choosing the skirt/jacket or dress/jacket combos for business wear. […]

Read More...


New Summer Beauty Buys

    Bite Beauty Power Move Hydrating Soft Matte Lipstick $28: Available in 20 shades, this vegan, hydrating, soft matte lipstick is made with nourishing cocoa butter for lasting lightweight color. Its also fade and feather resistant.   Sephora Collection Makeup Setting Spray $16.00: Great for any season, this vegan sweat-proof makeup spray ensures your […]

Read More...


6 Ways To Make A Room Seem Larger

Many of us have a small room that we’d love to appear larger and airier. There are a variety of things you can do to achieve this. Check out some of our favourites below.   Remove clutter and excessive furniture. Keep what you need and use and remove everything else. A clean, functional room is […]

Read More...



2021 Fashion Trend – Luxury Leisure Wear

  Since many of us spent 2020 in sweats or our pajamas, we got used to being comfortable.   Post Covid in 2021 we will see fashion catching up with the way we want to live now – and the hottest trend into the new year is luxurious leisure wear. Sweats? Yes, but make it […]

Read More...


3 Fantastic Waterproof Mascaras

    If there’s one season you need waterproof mascara, its summer! A good waterproof mascara will have your lashes looking full and lush without any smearing or smudging.  See below for three of our favourite waterproof mascaras. Maybelline Great Lash Waterproof: This classic mascara is both affordable and effective. Great Lash conditions as it […]

Read More...


Backyard Fun This Summer

  While many of us will be increasing the amount of time we spend with family and friends outside the home this summer, its likely that a lot of us will continue to spend more time at home.  Summer can be a great time to enjoy your immediate family, get active and have some fun! […]

Read More...


Must Have Earrings Under $100

  When it comes to must-have accessories for Fall 2020, earrings are an easy pick. Fashionable, easy to wear and affordable, you can’t go wrong with a new pair of earrings. Check out some of our favourite earring picks (all under $100)!                

Read More...


New Beauty Books Worth A Closer Look

    Great beauty books don’t hit the shelves constantly, but when they do, we sit up and take notice. Recently, three new beauty-based books hit store shelves and all are worth a look.   The Skinny Confidential’s Get the F*ck Out of the Sun By: Lauryn Evarts Bosstik  This fun, informative book is chock full […]

Read More...


Questions To Ask When Renting Or Buying a Cottage

    Ontarians are known for their love of the cottage and ever since the start of the pandemic, interest in cottage living has grown dramatically. If you’re considering renting a cottage (or even buying one) see below for some key questions to ask and consider before you rent or buy.  Can the cottage be […]

Read More...


James Perse Enterprises


Crossbody Bag Picks Going Into Fall 2020

  Crossbody bags are one of the must-have bags going into fall. Easy to wear, versatile and perfect for a casual weekend, they appeal to a wide range of women and a purchase is seldom regretted. Crossbody bags can be found in a variety of styles, shapes, fabrics and of course, prices. See below for […]

Read More...


Q & A With Holistic Nutritionist & Wellness Expert Erin Levine

      In the latest issue of Real Style Magazine, Holistic Nutritionist & Wellness Expert Erin Levine talks healthy living, personal wellness and more. Read an excerpt below.   Q: What are some of your wellness/self-care tips for summer? A: My approach with wellness very much lies in simplicity. I notice so many people […]

Read More...


Last Minute Tax-Filing Tips

  Still haven’t filed your taxes? You’re not alone. Many wait until the final weeks of April to begin the process (especially if their tax preparation isn’t complicated).    Decide if you want to file yourself, hire a tax professional or use a service like H&R Block. Get access to your CRA account. This will […]

Read More...