• CityGirlTalks

    Ep. 16 – Cassy Vantriet

    Let’s talk about entrepreneurship, tea, me time, wellness from within, and being okay with talking about money. Hello and Happy New Year! We are back after a break for the holidays and it’s time to dive into some 2020 girl talk.This week’s guest is entrepreneur and all around good soul Cassy Vantriet. We chatted back in December and it’s the perfect episode to start the new year with. We dive into entrepreneurship, tea, me time, wellness from within, and being okay with talking about money. I felt incredibly inspired and motivated.   Cassy is the founder of Woash Wellness a Vancouver based loose-leaf tea company that carefully designs wellness blends…

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    Ep. 8 – Mika Ennis

    Let’s talk about acupuncture, career change, Libra quirks, and not worrying and apologizing so much. Acupuncturist Mika Ennis drills down the three things you should know about acupuncture — aside from the fact that it’s amazing. (This is also a friendly reminder for you to book those appointments now, before the mad rush of “oh shoot, need to use up my benefits” takes all the open spots with your favourite wellness practitioner!) Mika and I also chat about going with our gut without worrying and apologizing so much, big career transitions, being Libras and doing the right thing — even when it’s awkward.  As we are Libras, we got a…

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    Ep. 7 – Kellie Inglis

    Let’s talk about personal style, being confident in our current body, embracing change, and the emotions of a closet clean. Digging deep into embracing change and finding confidence in the body we have now with Kellie Inglis from Soul Restyled. Kellie and I chat about body image, dressing the body we have now, going out with rollers in our hair (shout out to Reese Witherspoon’s Whiskey in a Teacup and this hilarious Jennifer Garner video!), styling ourselves from the inside out, and needing tissues during a closet clean—because it’s way more emotional than you think!  There was a lot to unpack for both of us in this round of girl talk,…

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    Ep. 6 – Jana Josue-MacLaren

    Let’s talk about burnout, photography, how you aren’t always ready for your own energy, and why it’s important to be yourself. This week’s guest is photographer Jana Josue-MacLaren. Based in Vancouver, Jana loves to work with natural light and photograph people to create images that communicate their most authentic selves. Knowing from a young age that she wanted to be a teacher, Jana thought her path was very clear. But suffering from burnout created an interesting shift that made following her side-hustle dreams a necessity—and she’s rocking it. We chat about being cluttered, being yourself, career changes, and how you aren’t always ready for your own energy. She also shares…

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    Ep. 5 – Meagan Murtonen

    Let’s talk about not comparing ourselves, moving cities, naughty dogs, winter weddings, and money mindset. This week’s guest is Meagan Murtonen from Victoria’s Botanica & Bloom one of my lovely friends in Victoria. Meagan is a wedding planner (no, I’m not getting married 😉 ), florist and lifestyle blogger who moved to Victoria around the same time I did last year—how has a year go by so fast?! We met at a networking event and became friends shortly after that. We chat about moving cities, money mindset, and the importance of not comparing ourselves to others. And for all the brides out there, she’s got some great recommendations for cozy…