WONDERLAB BOUTIQUE: DECEMBER UNBOXING

WONDERLAB BOUTIQUE: DECEMBER UNBOXING

A way to keep me as sane as possible… Wonderlab Boutique kept my world calm during the last few weeks of my undergrad with their Christmastide-box. Calming & Unforgettable, these are the items that got me through my pitches, papers and finals.

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WHAT PAGEANTS HAVE DONE FOR ME

WHAT PAGEANTS HAVE DONE FOR ME

I have been saving this for a bit, this is how I started in pageants and then morphed into 10 Things I Have Learned from Pageants. I think it is pretty fitting with Miss Universe-Canada 2018 currently happening and the Miss Teenage Canada 2018 jetting off this week too!

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BE INDEPENDENT, BE CREATIVE & LOVE WHAT YOU DO.

BE INDEPENDENT, BE CREATIVE & LOVE WHAT YOU DO.

I wouldn't have ended things any other way because it was with how I started pageants, with Patti Falconer. Patti, this weekend and all that I have accomplished during my reign is for you. I would never be a Pageant Girl without your keen eye and support. I love you to the moon & back and miss you each and every day!

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MISS WORLD CANADA 2018 BLOGGERS

MISS WORLD CANADA  2018 BLOGGERS

As I am blogging right now, how fitting would it be to share the currently published blogs by this year’s national delegates vying for MISS WORLD CANADA. Please keep in mind what these women are doing, they are openly sharing their lives, morals and values, opinions and dreams with you. No negativity or mean comments will be tolerated.

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4TH ST. LILAC FESTIVAL

4TH ST. LILAC FESTIVAL

Tell me. What marks the start of enjoying the sun, walking in rivers, or going to get icecream? In Calgary the mark of camping, hiking, walking in Princess Island Park, and knowing its almost time for Stampede is the 4th Street Lilac Festival.

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INTERVIEW: B'TWEEN GIRLS

INTERVIEW: B'TWEEN GIRLS

Tasha Belix's mission is helping girls find their full potential, in 2014 she became a Registered Psychologist with the Alberta College of Psychologist and has been doing amazing things in the Calgary Community since. 

Tasha was kind enough to answer a couple of quick questions:

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MARITIMES PAGEANT #SASHUP

MARITIMES PAGEANT    #SASHUP

Pageants. What can I say? Adventures, but lots of flying when you live in Canada because our country is so big! Well, based on the title, I hope you can tell where I was off to this time!
THE MARITIMES!

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INSIDE LOOK AT GOWNTOWN

INSIDE LOOK AT GOWNTOWN

I had the chances to attend both Saturdays the first two weeks of April to lend a hand along with several of the Miss Teenage Canada delegates that will be representing Alberta this summer! Rather than going on and on about my perspective of GownTown here is a look at what actually happened and a quick interview with Marlborough Mall: 

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#ELLENATHECORE

#ELLENATHECORE

Knowing, let alone having Ellen Degeneres in Calgary had our entire city buzzing. When AARCS said that they were hosting an event in association with the CORE Shopping and Ellen how could I pass this up! IT IS ELLEN! Need I say more! and PUPPIES!

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THE CALGARY WOMAN'S SHOW WITH AARCS

THE CALGARY WOMAN'S SHOW WITH AARCS

Women Empowerment, Fashion, Beauty, Strong Confident Women and PUPPIES! I couldn't have asked for a more 'Mattea-Oriented' Sunday! 

The week before I had been speaking with AARCS (Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society) about what they had planned next and I ended up being invited to lend a hand at their booth at the Calgary Women's Show!  

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AARCS DUELING PIANOS

AARCS DUELING PIANOS

When I came back from Egypt I wanted to utilize my position to influence positive change. I knew that I wanted to work with local non-profits that focused on community, compassion and a cause that I also believed in. AARCS, Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society I had been following for several years and decided, why not, let's reach out to them and see how I can contribute to their organization. 

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MISS WORLD & TEENAGE ALBERTA 2018 PAGEANT

MISS WORLD & TEENAGE ALBERTA 2018 PAGEANT

2013 was my first time stepping foot on this particular stage and becoming part of the MTCW-INC family. I was 18 years old and instantly hooked on the Miss Teenage Canada experience. These girls were unbelievable, confident and strong. Four years later I was competing for Miss Alberta World 2107 and placed 2nd Runner-up earning the title of Miss Calgary World 2017.  

I was returning as Miss Intercontinental Canada 2017! I could not wait to meet the Alberta girls; to see what potential they had and see who they were as Alberta girls, clearly all strong and confident. 

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