June 2013

Jun 30 2013

Cheryl Gushue

Cheryl Gushue interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Beauty Expert

Beauty expert, Cheryl Gushue, talks about her career as an award-winning makeup artist, her work on the CBC's Steve & Chris Show, and her swimwear and jewelry collection. Shannon is wearing a necklace made by Gushue in this interview. more...

Jun 30 2013

Shauna Ireland

Shauna Ireland interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Shauna Ireland PR

PR Consultant, Shauna Ireland, discusses why "align and shine" is her motto, and the reason collaboration vs competition is the new business model. more...

Jun 30 2013
Recently, I have noticed a growing number of women sporting exceptionally long, lush eyelashes. So I got curious and whenever I commented on their lashes, the women would admit, sometimes with great enthusiasm, to wearing eyelash extensions — one of today’s biggest beauty trends. What I noticed is that eyelash extensions create an illusion of [...] more...

Jun 23 2013
I had the pleasure of attending the McMichael gallery’s “Moonlight Gala,” in Kleinburg, Ontario (just minutes north of Toronto). It was a stunning affair “under the stars” and featured spectacular food by Canada’s celebrity chef, Jamie Kennedy, viewing of the gallery’s Canadian art collection, and an inspiring performance by singer/songwriter, Holly Cole, who performed songs [...] more...

Jun 16 2013

Mayo Moran

Mayo Moran interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Dean of Faculty of Law, University of Toronto

Dean, U of T's Faculty of Law, Mayo Moran talks about her experience being Canada's first female dean of a law school. more...

Jun 16 2013
Every year, my birthday falls on or around Father’s Day. This makes the occasion that much more special to me. And this year’s celebration has me reflecting more than ever about life with my dad. Here are 6 reasons why I am grateful for my dad: 1. My Laugh: People often comment about my laugh. [...] more...

Jun 06 2013
There was a time in my early adulthood when being called a “babe” seemed, well, how shall I say, contrary to the woman I was trying to become: a woman who wanted to be taken seriously in business. But not anymore. Not since I met Janet Graham, author of Babes on Bay Street, who changed [...] more...

Jun 04 2013
One of my favourite things in the world to do is visit The Private World of Mary Tripi hair salon in Toronto. I am having so much fun experimenting with new hair styles. Mary truly has the magic touch and is so creative, and I am so grateful for her. Today, she did my hair [...] more...