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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AUGUST EDITION: 365 QUESTIONS FOR A BETTER YOU

AUGUST EDITION: 365 QUESTIONS FOR A BETTER YOU

This month's prompts definitely have helped me get into a healthier mindset knowing that it is okay not to know my future, but know that I know who I am and what I want to do and dream about. 
Here are the AUGUST EDITION of 365 QUESTIONS FOR A BETTER YOU.

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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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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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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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