I’m back!

My brother, Ian’s, accident threw me for a bit of a loop, and I lost track of blogging. After two months in hospital and several surgeries, he went home for a week; today, he goes back in for another surgery and another week in hospital. As anyone who has been through it knows, seeing someone you love […]

Woodway Wanderings

Another Sunday morning spent cruising around the web looking for interesting tidbits to share with you. Every time I do this I am astounded at all that’s going on in the world. I find it so invigorating to read about all the amazing efforts people are making to change the world, mostly for the better.  […]

Woodway Wanderings

I’m off on my wanderings a little early this week, because I’ll be at the Spa Show in Toronto this weekend looking for lots of new ideas to share with you at The Woodway. We all know good food is good for us, but can it really help to prevent cognitive decline? Looking for a new hairstyle? […]

Woodway Wanderings April 18, 2016

Hi everyone, I’m a day behind in my wanderings and haven’t actually done a lot of internet esthetics research, because of my general preoccupation with events in North Carolina. Some of you already know that my brother, Ian, a racing journalist, was involved in a terrible accident there last weekend. Ian was standing behind a concrete […]

Woodway Wanderings

I love wandering around the internet on Sunday mornings, researching topics that came up while chatting with folks in The Woodway throughout the week. Today, I thought, “Why don’t I share what I discover?” So, from now on, Woodway Wanderings will be a regular Sunday feature here at The Woodway Cafe. Let me know what you think of […]

April is Rosacea Awareness Month

The National Rosacea Society has deemed April Rosacea Awareness Month. If you have rosacea you know that it’s a mysterious condition that can be really disheartening. No one knows the root cause of rosacea but on-going research is helping to uncover ways of dealing with it. The latest information is available at the Canadian Dermatology Association or […]

Spring cleaning your skin care

Photograph from The Fabulous Report Good-bye winter! Hello Spring! A new season is a great time to make some changes to your skin care routine. Try this: #1 Assess your products Are you holding onto old health and beauty products? Check for best before dates on everything, especially medications and sunscreens, and if the date has passed, throw […]

It’s Show Time!

I’m excited to say I’m going to the spa show in Toronto this year. Neil and I are taking the train down together: He’ll go to see the Jays play while I’m at the show. Lots of fun! While there, I’ll be attending a seminar about bringing out the best in our skin through good nutrition, and another on derma-rolling, a […]

A face lift – – for The Woodway website!

I’m really pleased to be sharing my new website with you. And thanks for popping over to check out my new blog, The Woodway Cafe. I love my new logo. The three swirls represent mind, body and soul, because that’s what holistic esthetics is all about. At The Woodway, I design treatments for the whole self, and try always to […]