Author: Jennifer Shadoff

Beauty

5 Men’s Grooming Products That Work Wonders for Women

Ladies, we’ve all at one point or another ran out of our regular beauty arsenal and had to resort in using our man’s grooming product. Sure, some might smell way too musky for our liking, but there are others that will work wonders for your skin. As the founder of a new subscription box, ESTHORIA BOX, we specially curate the best of the best in all natural beauty or grooming products. We also find those special items that both men and women can use. We’ve found the products that you’ll want to start sharing with your man...
Food

PRANA ProactivCHIA: Overview + Recipe

Looking for new ways to mix up your breakfast with superfoods?! Chia is part of the mint family and a seed considered to be a superfood. Founded by the Aztecs, "chia" is a Mayan word for "strength". Chia seeds have grown in popularity over the years due to the many health and nutritional benefits it provides. From omega-3's, protein, calcium and gut balancing fibre, Prana ProactivCHIA is a versatile way of enhancing health and maintaining healthy gut flora. Added to smoothies, cereals, yogurts, salads, dressings or juices, the possibilities are endless!
Fashion

Golden Rules of Being Chic in the City

Being chic is probably one of the greatest dreams of today’s modern woman, and the reason for that is simple: no one can resist a lady with such an effortless elegance, attitude and a sense of style. French ladies have always been a synonym for a timelessly chic look, which comes from their nonchalant attitude, commitment to their natural beauty and eternally stylish outfits. Golden Rules Collage 01 But, we’re all wondering how to be chic in the city, especially if you’re a super busy business lady? Well, here are the golden rules you absolutely must adopt:
Lifestyle

7 Fun Things to do in Autumn

Every year when it gets cold again, my friends and I complain that there's never anything to do. That's when I started to think of different activities that we can all have fun doing, but only in the season of Autumn! It's only here for 3 months, so let's make the most of it! I love Autumn since it gets just a little bit cooler and the air just slightly more crisp; doesn't hurt that my birthday often falls on the first day of Autumn either! Looking for fun things to do in fall just got easier... Autumn leaves gradient in fall
Food

4 Great Pre Workout Foods

When you're planning a workout, there's already so much to think about... what type of exercise, how many reps, staying hydrated.. etc. I just started getting my own exercise regimen in and it's tough (read here!). It's no wonder that we forget that what we put in our bodies is also an important part of our workout routine! So, what should we eat as the best pre work out foods?
Lifestyle

GTA Travels: Rowan Homespun Market

Antiquing is garnering attention and becoming more and more popular. Have you ever thought to yourself, "Where can I find antiques in Toronto?" Well here's the deal: Located in the Beaches part of Toronto, this little storefront is a goldmine if you're on the hunt for local, hand-crafted goods as well as antiques. Rowan Homespun Market has the rustic, natural feel that takes you back to when things were simpler with no additives or preservatives with the cool addition of the laid-back feel of the large space. Rowan Homespun Market Shopfront
Food

Grilled Banana S’mores

Do you like s'mores? I love 'em! You can't beat sitting by a nice warm fire when the air gets just a little bit crisper. There's something about s'mores and fires too. They just go so well together, it's a match made in heaven! gbsmores Guess what? You're in luck! I found a fab recipe by Candice Kumai: Grilled Banana S'mores.
Technology

Top 9 Incredible Fiverr Gigs to Make Your Blog Awesome (for Just $5)

Fiverr BannerLately I’ve been really getting into Fiverr and its $5 gigs because I’ve found quite a few that are actually useful for growing your business, website or blog for next to no money.

What the heck is Fiverr?

If haven’t heard of it yet (it's super top secret!) Fiverr is a website where people do various things for $5.

Get it, a "fiver"?

Okay, bad jokes aside, it's amazing what people do for $5! Now, some of these gigs are useful, creative and practical things that will be of value to your readers and customers.. whereas others are just bizarre...
Healthy Life
Lifestyle

7 Easy Clean Green Tips for a Healthier Life

Do you want to be the healthiest, happiest and most beautiful YOU imaginable? You can do it right now! I think you'll agree with me when I say: EVERYONE wants to be healthy and live a long life. But it's so hard to maintain! Or is it? Turns out, one of my favourite authors, Candice Kumai, has created a "Clean Green" challenge to lead a healthier lifestyle. It only takes 7 days to try, so it's quick and easy, but can change your life forever! Try her tips for the next week to take you to that happy place you've always wanted! They're great tips for living a happy and healthy long life! In Candice's words, "You are beautiful"!