Inspirational Indigenous Women: Josephine Mandamin

‘Water has to live, it can hear, it can sense what we’re saying, it can really, really, speak to us. Some songs come to us through the water. We have to understand that water is very precious.’ After Josephine Mandamin’s passing on February 22nd of this year, I felt that it would be a good… Continue reading Inspirational Indigenous Women: Josephine Mandamin

Brand Focus: Cheekbone Beauty Part 4, Lipstick For A Cause

Though Cheekbone Beauty has more than just liquid lipsticks for sale, I feel like the brand is best known for its incredible formula, range of stunning shades and of course the names of the liquid lipsticks themselves, which are all named after inspirational Indigenous women.  ‘Our liquid lipsticks contain the pigment of a lipstick and… Continue reading Brand Focus: Cheekbone Beauty Part 4, Lipstick For A Cause

Inspirational Indigenous Women: Autumn Peltier

Autumn Peltier is a 13 year old Eagle Clan Anishnaabekwe from Wikwemikong Unceded Territory in Northern Ontario and has to be the most inspirational young lady I’ve ever learned about. I’ve been hearing about Autumn and the amazing work that she’s been doing for our water and our First Nations people. Autumn has been advocating… Continue reading Inspirational Indigenous Women: Autumn Peltier

Inspirational Indigenous Women: Iskwe

Iskwe, whose name means 'woman' in her peoples language, is a Winnipeg born musician that has re-evaluated her music and created a new album that has songs consisting of the issues that affect her community such as the Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, protecting the environment, and the youth suicide epidemic. Iskwe, whose english name is Meghan Meister,… Continue reading Inspirational Indigenous Women: Iskwe