My Take on the #2019FordExplorer | YYC Edition + VIDEO

Hey y’all!! Oh happy Monday! Thank you for stopping by. I am grateful for you! A couple weekends ago I was given the opportunity from Team Ford in Edmonton to take a 2019 Ford Explorer Sport for a trip. I was SO excited and knew I couldn’t just stay in Edmonton with it, I took…

#YEGEvents: Ruby & Rhinestones Gala!

Hey yall! How are you!? Thanks for poppin’ by my blog on this lovely Thursday. I hope you are well, healthy, happy, and being true to yourself. A couple weeks ago (Oct 4th) I went to an Edmonton charitable gala called the Ruby and Rhinestones Cocktail Gala. If you follow me on Instagram, you probably…

Ashley Takes Seattle! (Travel Vlog)

Hey y’all!! As you can see in the title, I went to Seattle, Washington in the USA! Yup, I went for a weekend and I know, I know, it’s still winter and not “prime” travel time to go to Seattle but the opportunity arose and I took it! I love traveling and I definitely feel…

#OOTD: Hello 2018! [NYE Outfit]

Happy New Year and Happy Sunday! Hello 2018. Yes, I know, it’s already February, but I’ve been travelling, find my balance between making YouTube content, work, staying healthy, and my jewelry line. Anyways, I’m so very excited for this year. For me, 2017 was, for the most part, a dud. Yes, there were some highlights,…

Vlog: The C-Tribe Fashion Show

Hey there! I hope you’re doing well. On November 25th, I attend the C-Tribe Fashion Show! I vlogged my experience, however, I wanted to write a blog post to supplement it because the C-Tribe Festival isn’t about fashion. The fashion show was the icing on the cake. The real “meat” of the festival was during…

Meeting Christian Milian & Hanging At #RMWFF2017!! (VIDEO)

Hey you! I hope you are doing amazing. I am extremely excited to be sharing with you because as you can tell from the title, this week I met one of my fave celebrities, especially from when I was in high school: Christina Milian!!!!! EEEEAKKAKAKKKKHEUIE (me shrieking in joy)!!! She is SO beautiful and her…

Style in the City: The Fashion Show and Market!

Hey there! I hope you are doing lovely today. A couple weekends ago, myself and Janelle Lawton put together a fashion show and market in downtown Edmonton. It was called: Style in the City! The purpose of the event was to bring out Edmonton’s local designers, boutique owners, and of course, an audience that loves supporting local!…

#YEGShow: Touching the Void

Hey everyone! Apologies to my readers for my overly extended hiatus. This past month has been full of markets my jewelry company, Jewel Sofia, has been participating in, and I’ve been working on orders, new designs, and yeah…it’s no excuse, so I’m trying to get back to my regular posting schedule. Sorry to everyone asking…

International Women’s Day!

Happy International Women’s Day everyone! Today is March 8th, 2016 and I am proud to spread the word about this day. I am a woman who aspires to establish a career I can be proud of, educate myself as much as I can on topics that not only affect me but the world, and surround myself…

Books I Read in 2015

Hello everyone! Happy Monday! Wooh! So, as most of you know, I enjoy some leisurely reading and usually make time for one to two books a month. For 2016, I’d like to read two books a month, but I finished Tina Fey’s Bossypants in only three days, so I might have three books down this month at…

Edmonton’s First #YEGShow!

Hey everyone!! Happy Monday! A couple of weeks ago I was invited to a market and tradeshow event called the YEGShow (Nov 7th, 2015). This event was focused on local Edmonton fashion entrepreneurs, with some exception to some Calgary, Toronto, and Vancouver brands. With myself starting my long-time dream, a handmade jewelry company titled Jewel Sofia, and my love…

#ZOOlander Fashion Show at the Valley Zoo!

Hello there! Happy Thursday! Exactly a week ago today, August 20th, was the #ZOOlander Fashion Show at the Edmonton Valley Zoo. Above is a photo of us before the show started. When I was invited to this event I was SO excited because: 1) I haven’t been to the Valley Zoo since I was a kid…