My Top 3 Drugstore Makeup Favourites

Drugstore Makeup Favourites
Only within the past few years have I started getting into makeup a little bit more and experimenting with it. Before that I bought all of my makeup at the drugstore and I never really cared to venture out and try anything else. That being said I…

Welcome!

Welcome to The Handmade Way.
Welcome to the rebrand! I have been stewing on this for a long time now and I’m so excited to finally launch this new platform and brand. Don’t worry because I’m not going anywhere, I’m just shifting gears.
Why The Change?
This is something I’ve been thinking…

Best Foods to Eat After a Workout

Best Foods to Eat After a Workout
Last post I talked about a few of my favourite snacks to have before going to the gym, and the importance of having well balanced foods before a workout depending on the amount of time you have before you go and exercise, but…

5 Tips for a Better Morning Routine

5 Tips for a Better Morning Routine
If you’re anything like me then you hate mornings, and wish your snooze button paused actual time so that you could get up when you’re ready. Over the years I’ve started doing a few things that make my mornings a little bit healthier…

Your Grass is Greener

Why do we go through life comparing ourselves to others when everyone is so uniquely different? There’s a saying that goes a flower does not think of competing with the flower next to it, it just blooms. It’s easy to feel lost, to get down, and to constantly question…

Best Foods to Eat Before a Workout

Best Foods to Eat Before a Workout
Most times we don’t think about what we put into our bodies before a workout and how it affects overall performance. Some of us go without eating, and simply wakeup and get right to it. I know I used to wakeup early in…

Push Pause

Push Pause
The past few months have been so insanely busy for me that I actually can’t believe June is almost over. I’m talking so busy that I haven’t even had time to check the date. I’m not complaining in the slightest because it’s good busy, and new experiences keeping…

How to Overcome a Workout Slump

Overcoming a Workout Slump
One of the most discouraging aspects of working out, whether it be weight lifting, running, swimming, or some other type of physical activity, is getting into a slump. A workout slump could show itself in many different aspects from being stuck at a certain time for…

“Get a Real Job”

I was listening to the radio the other morning and a conversation the morning team was having really sparked my interest and inspired this post. Let me start from the beginning…

The morning show is pretty lightweight and fun, so this particular day they were reading off a list of…

Easy Prom or Wedding Hairstyles

Prom or Wedding Hairstyles
Well, tis the season for prom and weddings! I thought it would be fun to share three hairstyles for the occasions, which are totally DIY friendly and perfect for my girls with fine hair. So stress no more, your last minute hairstyling solution is here.

Twisted Low…