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Health & Fitness, Lifestyle

Elevate Your Sleep: The Innovation Behind Bear Mattress

Bear Mattress Premium Graphite Gel-Memory Foam Engineered for Optimal Cooling, Comfort & Recovery

Considering that you spend a third of your life sleeping, where you’re sleeping can make a big difference. The wrong mattress can result in sleepless nights of tossing, turning, and exhausted mornings. The right mattress will alleviate these problems and help you wake up rested and refreshed. Bear Mattress helps active people sleep better, recover faster, and improve athletic performance through its line of mattresses and sleep accessories. Sleep is as important to your performance as diet and exercise. This…

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Health & Fitness, Lifestyle

Getting Fit in the City with Classpass

ClassPass Review - ClassPass Comes to Toronto

This year one of my health goals has been to get in shape and live a healthier overall lifestyle. But I’ve always found working out to be, well, a bit boring. The gym just isn’t my thing, and classes often feel repetitive time after time. This is why I was super excited to hear that ClassPass was coming to Toronto! ClassPass is a monthly membership to the best boutique fitness classes in the city. There are thousands of classes available…

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Health & Fitness, Lifestyle

Breaking Your Sugar Addiction: A 4-Week Plan To Stop Sugar Cravings

How to stop sugar cravings and cut down on eating sugar!

I have the biggest sweet tooth! And I know I’m not alone. It’s so easy to be attracted to sugary treats. As much as I love cookies and cakes, I’ve come to point where I simply want to have better over all health. Eating too much sugar has many harmful effects on metabolism and contribute to all sorts of diseases. So about a month ago, I decided to make a it a goal to cut down on eating sugar. I’ll still never…

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Health & Fitness, Lifestyle

Getting Fit: Up Band Review

Jawbone Up Band

Can the Jawbone Up Band help get you in shape? For Christmas, my boyfriend got me and Jawbone UP band.  (How rude right?  Way to tell your girlfriend she needs to get her butt in the gym after a month of  indulging in chocolate, turkey, and empty alcohol calories. lol)  But in hindsight, it was probably the best Christmas present I’ve ever received.  The Up Band  has help change my whole lifestyle and how I went about getting fit. What…

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Beauty, Nail Tutorials

Nail DIY: Rainbow Heart Nail Art

Heart Nail Art tutorial

I was originally thinking of doing rainbow french tips, but I wanted to do something more interesting. So as I started playing around with my polish and painting it on at different angles and eureka! I realize I had created a little heart on my thumb. The best thing about these heart nail art design is they don’t require any tools at all. Just simply your regular ol’ nail polish Valentine’s day update: Since it was V-day is coming up…

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Beauty

Beauty Review: Lush Cosmetic Solid Shampoo

Lush Shampoo Bar

Sounds weird right, but it’s really quite amazing. My aunt gave me this Lush shampoo bar and told me that once  just tried it and I would never go back to regular shampoo. I was skeptical, other than smelling good, it sounded like an infomercial promise. How it works: Rub it 3 times down the length of your hair and work into a lather and rinse. No conditioner needed. It’s that easy! I have to say I am completely sold! It foams…

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Beauty, DIY, Nail Tutorials

DIY: Movember Mustache Nails Tutorial

Movember Nail Tutorial

It’s finally November or Movember should I say? If you’re not familiar with Movember,  it’s an annual, month-long event involving the growing of mustaches held during November that raises funds and awareness for prostate cancer and other male cancer initiatives. In the spirit of charity I decided to do a fun nail tutorial to create a mustache nails tutorial. So while our male counterparts start going their mustaches, we can create little mustache nails of our own.   You’ll need two colors of…

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