Archive for May, 2010

Today is a busy event day.  I'm attending the BCAIM luncheon "Who says banking is boring business? With Lawrie Ferguson, Coast Capital Savings & Chris Staples, Rethink Communications. I'm also going to the Vancouver Mom Top Blogger party. I was one of 30 Mom bloggers in Vancouver nominated as Vancouver's Best Mom Blogger. The winner was announced on […]

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I was so excited to be asked to write a guest post for Yoyomama.ca on Strategies for Spring Cleaning Your Wardrobe.  Check it out here and let me know what you think.  Have you got strategies that work for you?

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As my regular readers know I hired a stylist at the end of March to help me re-work my wardrobe.  7 bags of clothing left my house... and what was left was re-organized into different coordinated outfits.  I was left with a shopping list, a number of items to take to the tailor and some […]

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One of my favourite things about summer is hats.  I have pale pasty skin, that rashes before it even thinks about burning in the sun. So a hat is a necessary part of my summer apparel.  Finding that super cute, doesn't make me look like an American Tourist in London hat is a challenge.   I […]

I know it is Friday, not Wednesday.  And I know I already posted a Follow Friday blog.  But my week has been all turned around with all sorts of events and I didn't post yesterday.   So today you get 2 posts and a couple of fun photos from the Women in Leadership Foundation (WIL)  BC Women in […]

I subscribe to Searching for Style via email and so loved her most recent post.   She highlights a bright style light in young Hollywood - Carey Mulligan.  A young woman who is obviously comfortable in her own skin. She has a unique "cute" sense of style.  She owns it.  She understands herself.  And she looks young. And […]

This month I’m featuring another fantastic member of the Women in Leadership Foundation’s Advisory Board.  Rita Rogers is likely the most recognizable of the Board, as she regularly hosts our Vancouver events.  In fact tomorrow, May 6th, she will once again be moderating the BC Women Business Luncheon.  Her bubbly, confident personality paired with a quick […]

I was recently pleased to be featured on Vancouvermom.ca, as one of the 30 Ultimate Vancouver Mom bloggers.  I don't talk in much detail about being a mom on this blog.  But it contributes to my fashion dilemmas everyday.    Being a mom adds complications to the time, money and head space I have for fashion.  When you are […]

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So the weather in Vancouver is teasing us with a bit of winter wind and low night-time temperatures.  And Calgary is shovelling itself out from some snow.  But that hasn't stopped people from starting to wear their spring wardrobes.  I put on my winter coat to hit the playgym on Saturday, but parents everywhere were in flip-flops, […]

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