Author archives: CindyCharles

  • fear

    Finding your Happiness, Part 1 : Overcoming Fear

    Jul 18, 13 • 5303 Views • INSPIRATIONNo Comments

    The funny thing about fear is that usually we experience it more when we think about the unknown.  We have innumerable “what if’s” run through our minds, consequences of our day-to-day decisions.  Some of the decisions we make seem trivial, but have...

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    Mother’s Milk

    Jul 11, 13 • 5523 Views • GIRL POWER, Uncategorized, WELL BEINGNo Comments

    We’ve all become familiar with the Canadian Blood Donor Association, an organization that meets the needs of those who need blood with those who have blood to give.  Their slogan, “It’s in you to give,” has infiltrated our newspapers, television...

  • aromatherapy

    Scentsability: infuse your life using your sniffer!

    Jul 5, 13 • 4142 Views • WELL BEINGNo Comments

    Aromatherapy is the science that determines how scents and pheromones affect our moods and mental well-being.  While aromatherapy is often used in combination with other treatments, it has not been proven to cure illnesses; it simply is effective at reducing...

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    Collectively Beautiful’s Happy Stations

    Jul 3, 13 • 3159 Views • GALLERYNo Comments

      Finally an event about love and giving back! On Sunday June 30th we hosted our very first HAPPY STATION! We shared some goodies and a lot of love. Like an outdoors potluck, some of the wonderful ladies brought food and drinks for others to enjoy. Those...

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    Kick some Butt

    Jun 29, 13 • 6196 Views • GIRL POWERNo Comments

    As a child, I was embarrassed that my mom repeatedly enrolled me in self-defense and self-esteem classes.  When my friends would ask me what I was doing on the weekend, I would come up with any excuse not to tell them that I was enrolled at the local...

  • expectations

    Expectations: Relationship Killer

    Jun 27, 13 • 3148 Views • RELATIONSHIPSNo Comments

    A lot of us confuse expectations with standards when it comes to relationships. A standard for the life partner you are looking for is a fact. It is a norm used to measure the quality of the type of relationship you chose to have in your life. Expectations on...

  • squats

    Working on my bootyliciousness

    Jun 26, 13 • 3154 Views • WELL BEINGNo Comments

    DAY 4 of the 30 DAY SQUAT CHALLENGE Ok so this is day four of this bootylicious 30 day workout. Squats and more squats is not usually part of my routine however when the super energetic workout princess Andrea tells you to join a challenge, you cant help but...

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    My Passion

    Jun 26, 13 • 65368 Views • INSPIRATION, Uncategorized1 Comment

    Sleepless, restless The unknown is just too known And I cant sleep And there’s no peace Meditation cant tame my passion Senseless, so stressed To unwind I need more wine And I cant eat Im in too deep Meditation cant tame my passion Fearless, obsessed...

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    Collectively Beautiful Launch Party- May 2011

    Jun 18, 13 • 2462 Views • GALLERYNo Comments

    Collectively Beautiful had its very first event back in May of 2011. The turnout for our launch party was amazing! Great people, amazing vibe. Every one spoke to everyone and many left with new friends. The connection to one another, with a special emphasis...

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    An Evening of Pampering event-2011

    Jun 18, 13 • 2577 Views • GALLERY1 Comment

    In true Collectively Beautiful style, the ladies were absolutely spoiled at the Evening of Pampering Event. Young ambitious crowd enjoying a drink, getting their makeup done and enjoying an exfoliating hands treatment. Special thank you to our sponsors,...