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Morning Recipes: Wake Up And Smell the Oats

Written by Nicole Enberg Vaz I’m not totally on board with the idea that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Despite my feelings on this topic, I force myself to eat something every morning and I’m usually better for it when I do. This week I noticed I had a ton of…

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Feeling Unsafe? Have a Woman Drive you Home

  Who has ever felt awkward getting into a cab with a male driver? Perhaps its late. Perhaps you’re alone. In a new city. Or at the receiving end of some unwelcome comments and grimey looks.  Well, what if you could choose to have a female driver instead? Until I picked up this week’s Stylist, I had no idea that…

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Ladies and Gentleman: May I introduce Your Spring Cocktails

Written by Nicole Enberg Vaz Spring into summer with a cocktail in hand! These feisty libations are guaranteed to spice up your next dinner party, picnic, weekday happy hour, whatever! Celebrate the warm weather with these unique recipes, inspired by the garden, my California roots and my international travels. These drinks are easy to whip…

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Man VS Woman: The Sexiest Fight Scenes Against the Opposite Sex

What’s better than a good fight scene? A fight scene between lovers of course! Below are some of the sexiest movie scenes to celebrate our longest standing rivalry: the opposite sex. Spoiler Alert: Despite their frilly lingerie, I’m pretty sure it’s the women who kick the most ass! 😉 ROUND ONE: Zoe Saldana VS Jeffrey Dean Morgan…

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MapleXO Transforms Skateboards into Awesome Accessories

The creative team at MapleXO in Portland, Oregan is made up of a group of skateboarders who convert recycled skateboards and industrial skateboard waste into stylish, hand-made jewellery and accessories. Check out their amazing selection of products online here and support an awesome female-led company that will keep you cooler than a heelflip! “Skateboarding helps you look at…

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VIDEO: Our Week Sailing in Greece

Three years ago – when I was six months pregnant – MF and I went sailing on his parents boat, Anemos, in Greece. The filmmaker in me couldn’t pass up the opportunity to do a bit of filming, and so out came the 5Dmii and GoPro. The video below is the result! Anemos (and its…

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How To Start An Eco-Friendly Cleaning Routine (With Recipes)

Written by Nicole Enberg Vaz Cleaning my house is always a chore. Let’s be honest, no matter how diligent I try to be, I always feel like I could be doing more to keep my home spic and span. My biggest cleaning headache is typically the kitchen – its my favorite space in the house…

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The Night Manager: The Best of British-American Television

So you’ve finished binge-watching all your favourite TV shows, and starting to wonder what’s next. Being in the Golden Age of television, our standards are high. We want great characters, excitement, that stubborn itch to start the next episode even though its 1am on a Tuesday.  Well, have I got a treat for you! The Night Manager, a…

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Birthday Quote: We’ve Got it All Backwards

“I think the most unfair thing about life is the way it ends. I mean, life is tough. It takes up a lot of your time. What do you get at the end of it? A death! What’s that, a bonus? I think the life cycle is all backwards. You should die first, get it…

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Admire the Beauty of High Diving Giraffes

In this short film by Nicolas Deveaux, “5 Metres 80” celebrates the elegance of giraffes as they beautifully dive into a pool of water. Released in 2013 as a follow-up to “7 tonnes Two,” a short film featuring an elephant on a trampoline (a wink to the fact that elephants can’t jump), it took a year…