Bar Soap, Beauty, Handmade, Makeup, Makeup Brushes, Medicine Wheel, Mother Earth Essentials, Native Art, Native Owned, Native People, Native Women, Natural Product, principles, Quick Tips, Short Stories, success

Cleaning my Makeup Brushes

My Sunday Afternoon Ritual with MOTHER EARTH ESSENTIALS   Why it's important for me to wash my makeup brushes on a weekly basis? Can you imagine using the same foundation brush week after week after week without cleaning it?  Imagine the bacteria that has accumulated on that brush after every use, even worse, if your using… Continue reading Cleaning my Makeup Brushes

Bead Work, Beauty, Comestics, Jewelry, Lipstick, Native Art, Native People, Native Women, Reviews, Short Stories, Uncategorized


AMAZING EXPERIENCE BY AN AMAZING WOMAN AT SHOPPERS DRUG MART - March 02, 2014 I had an amazingly informative visit yesterday when I ventured into the  Shoppers Drug Mart Beauty Boutique in Lloydminister, Alberta.  My husband had some business to do in Lloyd and asked me if I would like go on a road trip with him to… Continue reading SHOPPERS DRUG MART HAUL

Bead Work, Beauty, Designers, Fashion, Fashion Show, Introduction, Medicine Wheel, Native Art, Native People, Native Women, Short Stories, Uncategorized


DEREK JAGODZINSKY LUXX READY TO WEAR FASHIONS I am very thankful to have met Mr. Derek Jagodzinsky last week at our Student Retreat.  Derek Jagodzinsky of LUXX READY TO WEAR ( was one of our many service providers that we had on hand to pamper our post secondary students at the Fantasyland Conference Centre.  He was able… Continue reading LUXX READY TO WEAR FASHIONS

Bead Work, Jewelry, Native Art, Native People, Native Women, Short Stories, Uncategorized


Some people may like to shop for clothing, purses, shoes or even cookware and that's just fine. As for myself, I love my Nechi Bling!  I have one lady who does most of my bead work for me and she never ceases to amaze me with her work.  Each piece is different from the last in some way… Continue reading I LOVE MY NECHI BLING!

Music, Native Art, Native People, Native Women, Short Stories, Uncategorized

DANI & LIZZY I can recall the first time I heard this young lady sign "DANCING IN THE SKY", I was scrolling through my facebook posts and came across her image and was curious.  As I clicked on the video and the music began, I was immediately intrigued and continued to watch and listen.  Somewhere in the beginning, I began to feel a feeling… Continue reading DANI & LIZZY

Beauty, Native Art, Native People, Native Women, Uncategorized

Pendleton Woolen Mills

Here is a LINK to the Pendleton Woolen Mills where you can find all items Pendleton :).  In the December 2013 issue of Cosmopolitan on page 80 they feature a listing of "You Know You Want It" and the Pendleton Towels were featured as #15.  I thought that was pretty neat to see these beautiful soft… Continue reading Pendleton Woolen Mills

Introduction, Native Art, Native People, Native Women


Hello, my name is Betty Ann and I am from a Cree Nation located in northeastern Alberta, Canada.   I have always taken an interest in the whole realm of beauty that can take many forms from cosmetics & skin care products, what helps to sooth the soul, my Culture, to Mother Nature.  I am thrilled that I now have… Continue reading INTRODUCTION