Essential travel medication

The Essential Travel Medication Kit

Essential Travel Medication A first aid kit is typically a no-brainer when it comes to travel.  Most people know to have the basics handy.  Bandaids, surgical tape, gauze, etc.  But. over the years we’ve seen too many people get injured, ill or worse on trips and not have access to the over-the-counter medications that they…


Simple Health Hacks

11 Simple Health Hacks You Can Use Everyday

11 Simple Health Hacks You Can Use Everyday When it comes to health advice, opinions are a dime a dozen.  There is no shortage of elaborate health routines, complex diet programs, and expensive treatment and prevention plans.  If we did everything “the experts” tell us to do, our health routines would be a full-time job.…


essential bar tools

10 Essential Bar Tools

10 Essential Bar Tools If you’ve ever been to a high-end cocktail bar you’ve seen the magic happen.  I’m always mesmerized by the mixologists shaking, stirring, mixing & tossing ingredients around with a seemingly encyclopedic recipe and ingredient knowledge.   It’s also fun to watch them use an endless array of bar tools to craft something…


How to clean out your closet

How to Clean Out Your Closet in 10 Steps

HOW TO CLEAN OUT YOUR CLOSET Take a deep breath friend, because shit’s about to get real over here.  Today marks the beginning of a series of blog posts that will (if you know me) shock the hell out of you and I wanted to give you fair warning.  We’re talking minimalism.  And we’re starting…


Essential Oils for Travellers

Dashboard LIVE: Ep 109 | Essential Oil’s For Travellers

Essential Oils For Travellers Tell me if you can relate.  You like the idea of natural alternatives to support your health and wellness, you’ve heard about essential oils, maybe even bought some (or many, like me) but you really have no idea what to do with them.  Can I get an amen?  This is totally…


dashboard experience

#DASHBOARDEXPERIENCE with Wink Day Spa & Friends

GIVING BACK We get to do all kinds of amazing things here at Dashboard Living and really early on we started hosting regular giveaways.  In the last 2 years, we’ve held more than 40 different giveaways and we LOVE being able to do something special for some of you.  This year, we decided that we…


7 reasons to try a recore mattress

7 Reasons to Try a Recore Mattress

7 Reasons to Try a Recore Mattress Over the last 3 years you’ve heard me talk about my struggle with sleep on several occasions.  I’ve tried and tested all the supplements, experimented with different sleep routines and even tackled a full master bedroom make-over to try and find a system that works.  And honestly, I…


A Year in Review: 2018 Highlights

Do you know what’s crazy?  October & November of this year were a little slow for us in terms of travel.  In fact, we even found ourselves saying “this is a travel blog…we need to travel A LOT more”.  But, when I actually sat down to recap our year, it was astonishing to me how…


Finding the Perfect Watch with JORD

This post INCLUDES a GIVEAWAY at the end!    Admittedly, I’m not an accessory person by nature (and neither is Brent).  But, in recent months we’ve been actively working to “level up” our style and I’ve been developing quite an affinity for unique and beautiful things.  Do I want a ton of costume jewelry that…


Inglis Jewellers Gift Guide

This week we’re talking all things sparkly with Inglis Jewellers.  Let’s be serious, everyone loves something extra special under the tree and Paul Clark graced us with an appearance this week on the show with some stellar gift ideas.  They’ve got something for every budget so have a gander!   NOTE: This video has a giveaway…


My Home Apparel Gift Guide

My HOME Mercantile Gift Guide

It’s always a treat when we get to work with someone who’s not just a super cool boss babe but when that person is also someone we call “friend”.  My HOME Mercantile (sister company to My HOME Apparel) is where I find myself when I’m stuck on gift ideas.  They’ve got so much more than…


Dashboard Living’s Favourite Things | Gift Guide

No one wants to get or give a gift that they won’t use.  Am I right?  In this “favourite things gift guide” we’re dishing on our own personal favourites we actually own and use everyday.  These are items that we’ve either purchased or received from loved one’s as gifts and they all things that make…