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Confidence & Dreaming Big

Heyheyhey Local Laundry fam! Thanks for tuning into the blog tonight. We have a sweet and inspiring blog from Chelsea, owner of Edmonton based makeup company, Allure Beauty. Chelsea talks with us tonight about why confidence is key, how to use it and the importance of dreaming BIG! Read and enjoy, make sure you scroll all the way to the bottom cuzzzz there's a little surprise waiting for you! Hi there Local Laundry lovers! Make up artist, lash tech and self love lover Chelsea here; I’m so honoured to be writing for you all to read! The industry of beauty is a great one to be in, I’m so lucky that Edmonton has provided a lovely home for my business...

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Tammy, Alysia & Caramia Caramels!

What's up YYC, we're so happy to have you here tonight! Tonight's blog is brought to you by none other than Tammy and Alysia of Caramia Caramels from Edmonton! Caramia Caramels are literal melt in your mouth soft caramels that were inspired by Tammy's honeymoon visit to Paris. Continue reading to learn more about Tammy and Alysia and their delicious caramels!    Hey Local Laundry readers! We’re Tammy and Alysia Lok of Caramia Caramels from Edmonton Alberta. We make artisan soft caramels in a bunch of delicious flavours!  Above: Alysia Lok (left) and Tammy Lok (right) Photos by Sara Jewell Photography It’s been a romantic whirlwind of a journey with Caramia Caramels. Inspired by Tammy’s honeymoon visit to Paris where...

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Community Over Competition & The Joys Of Collaboration

Hello, welcome and happy May 1st! We are thrilled to have you here this evening and even more excited for tonight's blog from Sara Jewell, an Edmonton photographer. Recently, Sara, her friend Chelsea, owner of Allure Beauty by Chelsea and the ladies from Caramia Caramels, Alysia and Tammy, collaborated! All Edmonton residents, this is was one of our first YEG collaborations and we couldn't have asked for a better collaboration. Tonight Sara talks to us about community over competition and the importance of collaboration as a win-win situation. So without further ado he is Sara Jewell, read and enjoy!  "A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others" - Ayn Rand Community...

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A Walk Down 17th Avenue with Shaista

Oh heyhey Calgary, happy Monday to everyone! Tonight's blog comes from mega babe blogger Shaista. In the blog Shaista takes on a walk down 17th Avenue and highlights her fave places to visit, plus a little bit of history you might not now about our beloved red mile. Continue to read, enjoy and give Shaista a follow on Insta! Hereeee we go!   Sung to the tune of the Fresh Prince of Bel-Aire Theme song… This is a story all about how 17th ave turned into the cool side of town And I'd like to take a minute just sit right there I'll tell you all about how having a bad day on 17th is rare And… end…that there was my short-lived...

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Let's Get Involved!

Hayhay YYC and welcome to tonight's blog! Tonight we will be showcasing the amazing charities we've donated to over the course of the last few months and the impact these charities and causes make within our great city. Let's get into it, so please read and enjoy :)  OneWalk Ok so here we go, first we'll start things off with OneWalk to conquer cancer. OneWalk is an organization that helps fund the research to cure all types of cancers. The funds that OneWalk will raise support clinical trials, breakthrough research, enhanced care and discovery of new cancer therapies.  Teams will be walking in the 25km event in Calgary on June 24th, 2017. Each walker in the OneWalk event is required to raise...

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