16 Things I Have Learned in 26 Years

Usually when someone makes a list like this they have one piece of advice for each year they’ve been alive, but let’s be honest: I learned very little in the first ten years of my life except all of the lyrics to every Spice Girls, BSB and Hanson song. Also, 26 pieces of advice would […] Read more…

Follow my blog with Bloglovin

If you guys use Bloglovin’ to get all of your daily blog updates, please click this link and follow Damsel in a Dress! Follow my blog with Bloglovin Thanks! You guys rock. Have I told you that lately? If not I’m sorry, you should hear it more. Also, I like your hair that way. Read more…

Lisa Tries New Things: Being Interviewed by Huffington Post

Yesterday I tried the most terrifying and exciting new thing yet: participating in a skype interview on HuffPost Live. No big deal. My story about my very embarrassing first attempt at hot yoga went story-viral (not to be confused with puppies-trying-to-climb-stairs video-viral) and, much to my surprise, I was contacted yesterday by a HuffPost producer who […] Read more…

The Baby in My Bed: Lessons in Self-Care

The following piece was submitted by the magnificent Katie Phillips: If I woke up tomorrow and saw a baby in my bed I’d be beyond freaked. How did that baby get there? Whose baby is this and how do I return it? Is this some kind of weird reverse Godfather thing? After a few minutes of […] Read more…

10 Things That Make Me Uncomfortable

I have noticed recently that I am apparently really weirded out by things that most people don’t really feel one way or another about. But these things upset me and make me uncomfortable on a whole new level. I could probably see a therapist about some of them, but I will instead write about them as […] Read more…

Bell Let’s Talk Day

What kind of health blogger would I be if I didn’t use my tiny little corner of the interwebs to promote the Bell Let’s Talk Day?! This is one of my favourite days of the year – a day when Canadians join together and use social media for a good cause – to raise money […] Read more…

A New Year, A (Not Really) New Me

If you’re friends with me chances are you already know that I received a FitBit for Christmas because I’ve undoubtedly pulled up my sleeve and waved it in your face like a maniac and said something like “this is going to be make me exercise sooo much more!” like the obnoxious girl that I am. […] Read more…

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