I teamed up with Jacek Chocolate and Hillberg and Berk for my Women of Strength Giveaway to recognize inspiring women doing amazing work in our community and loving unconditionally. It turned out even better than we d hoped. It s been such a journey for me through this process (one that I now get to share with you), reading [ ] The post Women of Strength Giveaway: Winners Revealed! appeared first on Kari Skelton.
Adorable Threads Red Ribbon Boutique (12502 102 Ave) has a pop-up going on this weekend for the cute kids line Posh & Cozy. Swing by Red Ribbon today (Friday) from 4-6 and tomorrow from 10-3. Bring your babes because Red Ribbon promises to keep them busy in their kids corner while you shop. Bonus! New Place to Eat [ ] The post Hip Kid Photos, A Long-Awaited Restaurant, and Heartfelt Hockey appeared first on Kari Skelton.
If you ve had a baby, chances are your body s changed. Mine has. All of my stuff is in different places. There s extra padding in some spots and stretch marks in others. Most days I feel like I m going to pee myself, and some days I actually do. It s par for the course after housing our beautiful [ ] The post Battle of the Bounce: testing lulu s new sports bra appeared first on Kari Skelton.
Folk Fest Tickets: Tickets go on sale Sunday, June 4 in person, at 7:00 a.m at Remax Field (formerly Telus Field). City and Colour will headline this year. Here s the rest of the lineup, so far. Folk Fest runs August 10-13, 2017 at Gallagher Park. Alberta Hotel: A new restaurant will open in the Alberta [ ] The post Folk Fest News, A Modern Market and New Life at the Alberta Hotel appeared first on Kari Skelton.
I hate to brag, but I make the best Caesar in the world. It s all in the two very special secret ingredients, and the order in which you craft this beloved beverage. On this, National Caesar Day, I wanted to share my secret recipe with you! Time Investment: 6 hours (three minutes to make, 5 [ ] The post The Best Caesar in the World! appeared first on Kari Skelton.
Wyatt and I were honoured to be part of the Spirit of Spring Fashion Show in support of McDougall House. I joined my friend Beryl Bacchus of Bacchus Events Group in styling and producing the fashion show. Wyatt and I also got to walk the runway together. In all, more than $50,000 was raised for a great [ ] The post Spirit of Spring Fashion Show 2017 appeared first on Kari Skelton.
New Digs: One of my favourite local boutiques has moved locations. The Skinny is now open in Kingsway Mall next to Aritzia, on the main floor near Entrance One. Ryan and I went to the VIP preview on Tuesday before the official grand opening. It looks great! Congrats to Erin and her crew. Women of Strength: You still [ ] The post New Dinner Spot, Send Your Kids to the Circus and Market News! appeared first on Kari Skelton.
With Mother s Day just around the corner, I find myself not only reflecting on how much I adore my little boy (I m a sappy mess this time of year), but also thinking about motherhood and the expectations I had going in. Here are 10 Things I ve Discovered Along the Way 1. No one else knows what they re doing [ ] The post A Letter to the Mamas appeared first on Kari Skelton.
These Mexican flag-inspired popsicles are super healthy and really easy to make. You ll look like a Pinterest champ with very little effort, and you won t have to spend a ton to make it happen. They re a perfect snack for your kids. What I love most about them: they re loaded with good-for-you stuff, disguised as a treat. Trickery [ ] The post Cinco de Mayo Popsicles! appeared first on Kari Skelton.
We all have people in our lives who inspire us, but do we tell them? Isn t is funny how we just assume people know how we feel about them? When someone close to me reaches out in that way, it really means the world. Kind words are touching, and positive reinforcement makes me want to be [ ] The post Celebrating Women of Strength: Giveaway! appeared first on Kari Skelton.