Category Archives: Barter Blog

Bay Street to Bohemian

So Proud!

The Barter Babes Project is complete: Help 300 women – check In one year – check Live on $35/week – …….not so much Well, the dust has settled. The party is done. I had my last Barter Babe session at … Continue reading

Happily Ever After!


I’m pulling up to the Royal York Hotel in a 1964 Rolls Royce Silver Cloud. It’s December, lightly snowing and my beautiful Vera Wang bridal gown is being held out of the snow by  my bridesmaids wearing gorgeous deep crimson … Continue reading

Keeping up with Rhonda


I’ve been up north for the last 10 days. Not in well-to-do Muskoka, but in the Almaguin Heights region, at my small cottage on a beautiful little lake outside of Burk’s Falls, Ontario. Burk’s Falls is a small, quirky Northern … Continue reading

Shopaholic…… in RL


Imagine this: Me, on the Queen street car. It’s 4pm. It’s muggy. I’m sweating and I have plastic from two of my EIGHT shopping bags stuck to my leg. I’m surrounded by shopping bags. So much so, that they start … Continue reading

Haters Gunna Hate

Haters Gonna Hate

Barter Babes is growing. Barter Babes is growing so fast and so furiously that while I’m filled with pride I’m also filled with dread. It seems foolish, doesn’t it? To be worried that your blood, sweat and tears is paying … Continue reading