When your fashion inspiration runs dry, here’s where you can turn

*This is a guest post written by Jessica Harvey  Trying to always come up with a new outfit to wear every day can be very tricky indeed. And there might even be times when you are out shopping and none of the garments on the shelves seem to jump out and catch your attention. This, […]

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Teaching my teenager to shop responsibly

*Disclosure: This blog post was written in partnership with Groupon. I received compenstaion for this post. All opinions, as always, are my own.  Gone are the days I used to shop for my eldest daughter. It used to be so simple. I would choose her clothing, and she would like it! Now that she’s an […]

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Last-minute gift guide from Styling The Inside

Ok folks, the countdown is officially on. We are less than two weeks away from Christmas!! EEK! For those of you who are last-minute people (like me), I’ve created a last-minute gift guide to help take some stress and anxiety off your shoulders during the anxiety-inducing countdown to Christmas. I know first-hand it feels extremely relieving […]

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Ease your shopping stress this holiday season with the gift of gift cards!

Tis the season of giving! The malls are packed with shoppers. The parking lots are full. And people are scurrying around trying to find gifts for their family and friends. The hustle and bustle can make shopping during the holiday season very stressful. However, are we putting this stress on ourselves? Did you know that during […]

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DIY, preloved and new Halloween costumes from Value Village

This week my daughters and I made our way to our local Value Village to hunt for Halloween costumes.  Value Village is always our top choice when searching for costumes because they have hundreds, if not thousands of costumes, and accessories this time of year. Plus, it’s right down the street, so heading there on […]

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Street Smarts 101-with Kathleen Baty at the West Coast Women’s Show

  On Sunday, October 23rd, I’m heading out for a mother/daughter date to The West Coast Women’s show at The Tradex  in Abbotsford. Last year my middle daughter and I attended the show. We left with bags full of items from the variety of vendors, full tummies from tasting so much delicious food, and saw […]

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Sevenoaks Shopping Centre hosts Be You Girl Event on Saturday September 17th

 As most of you are aware I’m an advocate for healthy self-esteem, body confidence and overall positive well-being. This blog was created to inspire others to create a life that feels good on the inside, because I struggled with very low self-worth, self-esteem, and my mental well-being as a child/adolescent wasn’t healthy. After I had my […]

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Last-minute local Christmas gift guide

For those of you who haven’t finished your Christmas shopping, I’ve put together a last-minute Christmas gift guide. I’m not even close to being finished. Ok, I’ll admit, I haven’t even begun! So, for all of you last-minute people (like me) here’s a list of local gifts you can pick up for those on your […]

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Christmas shopping savings with Groupon Coupons

Yesterday my husband and I were discussing Christmas shopping and the importance of saving money to buy gifts.  Each year, we normally save money to spend on Christmas gifts for our children, family, and friends. This year, however, we didn’t do this because I traveled a few places. In short, a portion of our ‘extra’ funds […]

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15th Annual West Coast Women’s Show

On October 16th, 17th and 18th, 2015 the West Coast Women’s Show-Western Canada’s largest show in BC for shopping and entertainment  is being held at the Tradex -Trade and Exhibition Centre in Abbotsford celebrating it’s 15th year. On Sunday, October 18th, The West Coast Women’s show is having a mother/daughter shopping day -the first 500 […]

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CKNW Orphans Fund- “Shop Till You Drop” fundraiser

On, Wednesday, April 22nd I enjoyed a fabulous evening  at the “Shop Till  You Drop” event hosted by CKNW Orphans Fund,  in partnership with  Distinctive Women. The CKNW Orphans Fund is dedicated to enhancing lives of children with physical, mental, and social challenges living in BC communities. They distribute over $1.7 million annually to children […]

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