Self Esteem and Self Love

In this post I am going to get a bit serious and share with you my biggest road block in life. For me, it’s my issues with self esteem. I am not alone in this struggle though. I think it’s safe to say that the majority of women suffer from insecurities. Whether it’s about your…

Representation

Canada is such a diverse country. There’s nothing like landing at Pearson Airport and just letting out a deep breath and feeling like I’m home. This wasn’t the case in the 80’s. In elementary school, I was the token Asian kid. I suffered bullying and racist remarks. I didn’t realize I was different, until it…

6 Must Read Beach Bag Mysteries

The summer is my favourite time to read. There’s nothing better than stretching out in the sun and getting lost in a good mystery. The day can stretch into the night very easily. These page-turners will have you pulling an all-nighter…something you probably haven’t done since college. Head over to our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/MessyHairSelfCare )…

Summer Rolls

It is that time of year! It’s officially summer in Canada and that means we won’t be deficient on Vitamin D for a few months! That also means we will be eating al fresco, sitting on our deck with a cold drink and enjoying all the delicious fresh produce of the season. I wanted to…

Winery Weekend

Do you ever just think, Man, I could really use a glass of wine. I think that often, so when I had a chance to ditch domesticity for a quick getaway to wine country, I jumped at the chance. The amazing women who scheduled our visits chose 3 wineries in Niagara-on-the-Lake. First up was Inniskillin…

Finding Time

The day I decided to make myself a priority was the same day I realized how much time I waste daily. We all run around saying how busy we are and I honestly think we believe it. We rush from here to there, picking up, dropping off, watching this, listening to that and go to…

Who The Heck Are We?

We are 6 women with six different personalities, perspectives and we are all intertwined. We are neighbours, sisters, highschool besties, co-workers, mom friends and we are all perfectly imperfect. What makes our lives messy is different for each of us, so we thought we’d share a bit about ourselves with you – perhaps you have…

It’s About To Get Messy

Welcome to our site and our first blog post!  We know what you’re thinking …another mom blog?!…(insert eye roll here). No eye roll necessary! This is a lifestyle blog created by a group of six friends from the same town near Toronto, Canada. One of the biggest issues that we all struggle with in our…