March 17, 2016

New Barbie 2016 : 3 New Barbie Shapes & Sizes!

  Barbie now looks a bit more like the rest of us; curves and TALL and all, YAY! 😀 It’s about time!   Mattel, the maker of Barbie, announced late January 2016 that their iconic Barbie doll will now come in three new body types three body types – tall, curvy and petite – and a variety of skin tones, hair styles and outfits. The new toys allow “the product line to be a better reflection of what […]
March 17, 2016

My Winning Wiener WON The 2015 Wiener Dog Races!

Every July at The Hastings Horse Race Track in Vancouver there is a very special event that takes place, one that draws a big crowd and small dogs. Wiener dogs to be exact! My favourite! 😆 I realized that I didn’t make a blog post about the big day, so here it is (better late than not at all, right? 😉 ) On Saturday it was the 1st qualifying race, and DeeOgee FLEW outta the gates, to […]
March 10, 2016

My LED Glow Poi Performances at Pacific Coastal Airlines Fundraiser Event in Bella Bella

When I got a call from Pacific Coastal Airlines to be the performer at their Christmas Fundraiser in Bella Bella, B.C. I was SO excited! My other business is Fire Dancing Girl, where I perform with fire poi, fire fans, LED glow poi, and silk veil fans. I regularly do fire performances all over the Vancouver area, and am always thrilled to get a booking outside of Vancouver… I love to travel! 😀 I had […]
February 19, 2016

Why Is Confidence Important?

Confidence is the foundation for everything in life and it is our confidence, or lack of, that directly affects HOW we do everything in life. Having absolute confidence is important because when we know and appreciate who we are, we feel great about ourselves and we make better choices and better decisions. When we make better choices and better decisions, we create a better life for ourselves. When we create a better life, we are […]
February 17, 2016

Our Adventure Along The Mayan Riviera

So, my boyfriend and I decided we needed to go for an adventure filled vacay somewhere we had both not yet been to, somewhere that’s not too far away, but still super gorgeous! It didn’t take us long to both decide that we’ve gotta go check out the Mayan Riveria. After packing a couple bags, off we went –leaving our biz’s behind with the intention of Livin La Vida LOCA! We landed in Cancun mid-day […]
January 25, 2016

How Highly Sensitive People Interact With The World Differently

Highly sensitive people have been labeled a lot of ways in the past, like fragile, over-emotional and intense. But there’s more to a highly sensitive person than just excess crying and a whole ton of feelings. Those with an empathetic personality are actually biologically wired to behave the way that they do. As a result, they also have an entirely different approach to to their physical environment — and that isn’t necessarily a bad thing. […]
January 22, 2016

Confidence In The Workplace

If you want to be noticed and become visible in the workplace, you must be able to portray self confidence. Confidence is a necessary component of anyone looking for success in their career. Take a look at the leadership in your organization, they are usually examples of individuals that know how to appear confident. A very important fact to point out is that confidence should never become overbearing and egocentric. Every organization has its own […]
January 15, 2016

Jennifer Aniston Has “More Self-Confidence Than Ever!”

Jennifer Aniston has “more confidence than ever”. The ‘Cake’ star – who tied the knot with “best friend” Justin Theroux – feels more self-assured than she has in the past. She said: “When it comes to relationships, I’m a late bloomer. But I’ve learnt from my mistakes, am comfortable in my own skin and have more confidence that ever. In Justin, I have met my best friend – that’s the icing on the cake! “He […]
December 9, 2015

Fear of Trying New Food Linked to Low Self-Esteem

  Children who are hesitant to try new food even during their adolescence may have a poor diet and also suffer from low self-esteem and anxiety problems, suggests new research. However, forcing them to try these food at the dining table against their will may also backfire, the researchers warned. To avoid this problem it is important that there exists a strong parental bond with the child, said researcher Edurne Maiz from University of the […]