What is Success?

What is Success?
What exactly is success? I think this is one of those questions that we all have a skewed perception of the answer. The big house, the fancy car, and the stable job that pays for everything you’d ever need and more – that’s success right? The older…

How to do a Top Knot Tutorial

The Easiest Fool Proof Top Knot
One of the most common things I hear is that the top knot is one of the hardest styles to master. It’s ironic because it’s supposed to be a quick, effortless hairstyle, but it seems most of us struggle with it.

Worry not, because I…

How to Get Started at the Gym

How to Get Started at the Gym
Going to the gym for the first time can be very intimidating, and that feeling can hold you back from going. I remember my first time in the gym – all I could see around were hulk-like men and fit women, and that…

5 Tips for Online Shopping Like a Pro

Tips Online Shopping
I find with online shopping it’s way easier to get carried away and buy things on impulse. So here are my five tips for online shopping:
1. Step away from your cart
If you’re anything like me then you love to load up your cart with everything and then…

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…