Aging Gracefully

There comes a time in every woman’s and man’s life where the aging process hits you and you realize you have a huge responsibility. Gone are the days where you can splash your face with some Dove soap and wake up looking as fresh as a daisy. Our environment alone is wreaking havoc on our skin, and I believe that the key to skin care is...

Supperclub

Women don’t usually need an excuse to get together – but back in 2008, I was the queen of starting clubs as a major tactic to schedule regular hangs with my gal pals. I started bookclubs, breakfast clubs, and my long-standing supper club. I was inspired by the upswing of new Calgary restaurants starting to pop up, and I loved the idea of...

Travel Makes You Rich

If you’re looking for a quick way to get rich. I have the answer. TRAVEL!  For anyone who knows me – travel is my first love and I am rich in experiences for making it a priority in my life. There’s a certain vulnerability that comes when you venture out from the familiar and immerse yourself in different cities, countries,...

Dote Magazine x Workshop Studios

If you haven’t checked out Workshop Studios, then stop what you are doing and go. Located in the historic Northwestern Brass Foundry building – the open-access facility that houses creative studios, and a ceramics facility is so inspiring! Its somewhere I had been hearing rumblings about for a while, and finally got the chance to check it...

A Not So DIY, DIY

Banbury Lane by Robert Pashuk Architecture. As someone who doesn’t take very well to DIY projects, our Dote office needed some savvy storage solutions on a small budget, and I needed to embrace a creative little project.   I asked the Dote team for some help, and we set out to source some inspiration from Pinterest and discovered some...