I Went To Indie Expo Canada!

Indie Expo Canada Press Preview Overview

You probably already know this since I have not stopped talking about it for the last week or so.  Indie Expo Canada was held at the Hyatt Regency in Toronto and was the first of what is hopefully many Indie Expo Canada dates to come.  I was lucky enough to be part of the official press team so got to look around and meet the makers before it opened and things got crazy.  I was also helping out at the[Read more]

ChickAdvisor Showcase Toronto Recap

ChickAdvisor Showcase - All Products Received

Ever considered going to a ChickAdvisor Showcase?  I went to my first one yesterday in Toronto and thought I would share my experiences so you have a better idea of what to expect and can decide if it is worth the ticket price. I know many of you will only care about the products, so if you want to skip what will probably be a long and picture heavy post, this is everything we took home after trying at the[Read more]

What To Buy At Hamilton’s Craftadian Show

Craftadian Show Made In Hamilton August 2016

I was lucky enough to try out some products from two of the vendors at the upcoming Craftadian Hand Made in Hamilton show happening Saturday at McMaster Innovation Park but thought I would share some of the items I will be checking out. Image: Wild Heather Tea Co via Instagram You already know that I loved the products I tested from both Kitties and Cabernet and HollyBerry Natural Skin & Body Care but there were some other vendors who caught my attention[Read more]

HollyBerry Natural Skin & Body Care

HollyBerry Natural Skin and Body Care - Products

I love finding local makers for my beauty supplies.  You can find some really unique handmade/indie products plus what you save on shipping buying locally, you can spend on actual stuff!  The upcoming Craftadian show at McMaster Innovation Park on Saturday 27th August featured a couple of beauty makers that I was keen to check out.  The sugar scrubs and Milk Chocolate body lotion from HollyBerry easily caught my attention while browsing the Craftadian: Made in Hamilton Lookbook. This stuff[Read more]

Help, I Have Fallen In Love With Kitties and Cabernet!

Kitties and Cabernet - Review

You know I can’t resist a good mug and something kitty themed is going to grab my attention in seconds.  So while browsing through the makers for the Craftadian show happening on Hamilton on August 27th, Kitties and Cabernet immediately caught my attention with their “There’s probably fur in this” mug. You know how many swatches of nail polish I have photographed only to find a stray stand of fur stuck to a nail or bottle or sitting on my[Read more]