Five Promises
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Five Promises

Today is my birthday. And, as I think most people do, I spent it reflecting on the past year. Last year was a challenging one, with highs and lows. I lost people I loved very much. I grew my business and was able to achieve a lot of goals I had for myself. I was able to travel a lot more and learned so much.

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How To: Keep Your Resolutions
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How To: Keep Your Resolutions

I think resolutions fail because they are inherently too broad. Saying something like “I’m going to save money” or “I’m going to eat healthy” or the ever-so-famous “I’m going to lose weight” are almost guaranteed to fail because we forget to answer the most important question: HOW.

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5 Things To Help You Get Through The Holidays
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5 Things To Help You Get Through The …

Whether you’re staying at home for the holidays, or traveling like I am, it can be a pretty stressful time. Of course it’s wonderful to spend time with friends and family – or enjoy the peace and quiet if you’re solo – it’s still important to make sure you’re taking care of yourself! Here are 5 things I think will help you get through all of the Christmasy activities while keeping your sanity in check.

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My Top 5 Winter Teas
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My Top 5 Winter Teas

Today, December 15, is International Tea Day. Growing up Canadian, tea was a part of my every day life for as long as I can remember. My grandmother and I had afternoon tea every day after school. She’d put the…

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Caped Crusader
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Caped Crusader

If you’ve been a longtime reader of SG, you know how I feel about the transformative power of fashion. A swimsuit that turns you into a gladiator, a skirt that makes you a princess… and now, a blazer that changes you…

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I’m Not Going Anywhere
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I’m Not Going Anywhere

During some downtime this week with Husband, we watched some re-runs of our favorite show, Modern Family. In the episode, “Queer Eyes, Full Hearts“, Haley Dunphy has a job interview. Quickly, she is brushed off and walks out of the…

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