Recently I visited my brother in Northern Illinois. He lives and works on a beautiful farm just north of where we grew up. I took the opportunity to take the train into Chicago to explore Chicago's Art Institute. The Art Institute of Chicago is my favorite of all of Chicago's many places to visit. That's … Continue reading Explore Chicago’s Art Institute
A Modern Gillie Adventure Things to See in Vancouver This summer I am staycationing in Vancouver. I have lived here 17 years and there are some awesome things to see and place to that I have yet to experience. A couple of weeks ago I explored the Queen Elizabeth Park (Places to See in Vancouver … Continue reading A Visit to the Vancouver Art Gallery
Care for your skin this summer. It has been a busy week. One realtor showing, a sneak peek showing (1 hour in the late afternoon, midweek) 2 showings by appointment and 2 open houses. My house has never been so clean! Fortunately, many people have come to have a look which makes me hopeful that … Continue reading Summer Skincare. No Alligator Skin Allowed!
Healthy Vegan Smoothies with Plant Protein from Zija International's Core Moringa Disclaimer: I am a Zija Independent Distributor and I will be discussing Zija products in this post. My opinions are my own and based on my experiences using the products. I have been a user of protein powders for smoothies for many years. I found protein … Continue reading Healthy, Vegan, Smoothies with Plant Protein
I have found affordable skincare that works!! This is not a sponsored post. The products were purchased, online, by me and all opinions are my own. During the summer of my undergraduate years at University I worked in the Product Development department of a surfactant company. Surfactants are anything that changes the surface tension of … Continue reading Skincare that works! A review of Deciem’s The Ordinary products