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Little Girl Lost: Why Stars Like Cara Delevingne Need Our Compassion

You see them every day. Celebrities, personalities, they’re plastered over every ad, featured in shows and movies, expected at talk shows and gatherings. They’re “What’s Hot.” And people “love” them. Or at least they’re infatuated with them in a way. … Continue reading

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Way back Wednesday: Frocks in Fall 

When it comes to choosing a wedding dress, the whole process can be extremely overwhelming. I was first introduced to Frocks Modern Brides and Bridesmaids Boutique when I modelled for Calgary Bridal Guide this past Spring. The boutique is absolutely … Continue reading

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Model Monday: DREAMS

When I was a little girl, I dreamed of being a model in a magazine. I wanted to be that girl on the freshly printed pages, high gloss, the image of perfection. LUXE by Calgary Bride Magazine comes out DECEMBER … Continue reading

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How can we blame others for plastic when we’re also the problem?

Welcome to the plastocalypse, where plastic has literally invaded every segment of our world. It’s not only packaged on our food, it’s our phones, our cars, our clothes, and it’s even getting into the food we eat. Plastic pollution is a serious problem. Continue reading

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All The World Is a Stage 

One of my earliest memories is of preschool. I remember my favourite area was the far corner, where the dress-up trunk was. I would play over there by myself for what seemed like hours. I remember getting mad at the … Continue reading

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Messiah Complex

Today, I managed to check off something on my bucket list. Seen as though I could not make it to my uncles funeral, I was surprised with front row tickets to see Russell Brand. So I dolled myself up, and … Continue reading

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Playtime with Porter

Looking for edgy photos? I found Calgary’s photographer with an EDGE, and that, my dears, is the lovely Randy Porter. Randy and I have meant to shoot with each other forever but my schedule is awful so I finally managed … Continue reading

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Field of Dreams

A couple weeks ago i reunited with my darling friend and associate Nicholas Kunn for a photo shoot out in a hay field. As always, nick and I had a blast. We drove out east on hwy 22x toward Indus, … Continue reading

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Illuminated Vintage Fashion

Our group reunited late August to create a shoot that’s been in the makings since March. Here’s how it all came to be. Almost immediately after the MAKE FASHION show back in March, I was contacted by local photographer Tim … Continue reading

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behind the scenes of my FIRST FEATURE SHOOT

http://www.calgarybrideluxe.com I landed this gig months ago, while on set for a collaboration editorial for LUXE magazine. I was sitting in a room full of people and just happened to be next to the editor. Instead of being a mindless … Continue reading

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