Stark is anti-pollution skincare!

Stark is anti-pollution skincare!

November 16, 2016

Environmental repair and protection to skin is a key benefit to using Stark Skincare. Why? There is something being left unsaid about skin’s health: that the environment we live in plays a large role in the health and overall appearance of...

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Let’s chat about the re-brand, shall we?

October 03, 2016

So, what’s going on here at Stark, you may be pondering on this gloomy Monday morning. (You’re probably not, but here you are reading about it anyhow.) “Are you selling the company?” and other questions you may (or may not) have....

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Letting go of “perfect” and moving on.

August 09, 2016

“Oh, I’m just such a perfectionist”. “It’s hard to be me, I need to be perfect.” “My biggest flaw? Oh, I’m a perfectionist.” We’ve all heard someone lament about how hard it is to live up to their own standards and...

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What’s next with Stark?

July 25, 2016

Just a quick post to update you on what’s been on my mind… If you’ve been following Stark for a bit, you might know that all of last winter my family and I were travelling. Not a day went by...

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So what is acne….really?

April 28, 2016

I live with both a three year old and a scientist, so you can be sure that I hear “why?” about 7.3 million times per day. When he was 2, my son’s favourite questions were “what it do?” and “you...

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Self care is doing hard things: The beauty of constraint, and my belly.

March 24, 2016

I am three months and some change into this 5 month trip, and haven’t really written about the experience (except on this especially confident-sounding day). I’ve hardly posted on my Instagram or Facebook pages, and I certainly haven’t created the...

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Self care is doing hard things: saying goodbye to our home.

January 23, 2016

A follow up to my last posts on self care and doing hard things is the other big change I’ve been going through: saying goodbye to our home & workspace of the past three and a half years to travel...

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Self care is doing hard things: Deciding to be contrary.

January 06, 2016

Well, I did it. I went ahead and did the “impossible” again this year. Despite not being wealthy, or having a wealth of “free time”, and despite not having all my “stuff” completely figured out, I am writing to you...

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13 alternate uses for Stark products

November 24, 2015

If I had my own Stark store I would tell you this: “Hey, did you know you can multi-purpose the %$#@ out of your products? Check this out…” Then I would grab any Stark product and show you a bunch of...

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Self care is doing hard things: weaning.

November 23, 2015

It may be my birthday…but it’s a big day for my little guy that we’ve been preparing several weeks for. After about 900 days of breastfeeding, today is “no more booby day”. A big, emotional, but what I feel in...

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Transitioning into Autumn.

September 29, 2015

(originally posted as a newsletter!) We’re officially in the best season of the year… boot season! *High fives all around!* It seems that for many of us, just as we get to don our cozy-yet-oh-so-cool fall wardrobes our skin is...

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How A Night For Green Beauty was almost ruined…by me.

August 17, 2015

Since returning to Montreal from A Night For Green Beauty in Chicago, 2 weeks ago now, my head has been a literal swarm of ideas and excitement. To say the event inspired and energized me is an understatement (I’m revealing today,...

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