Welcome !

I’m so excited to have you stop by! With a last name like mine (Short) you kind of have to have a sense of humor 🙂 and so with a witty sense of humor and always a quest for adventure I bring you… Shortpresents: Food, Fashion, Beauty, Travel an award winning lifestyle blog based out of Halifax Nova Scotia.


Kayla Short, is an award winning Canadian blogger, columnist, and TV personality. Trained as a teacher Kayla loves to inspire confidence in everything she does. As a full time blogger she’s worked with big and small brands alike. As a writer Kayla has contributed to Huffington Post, Fashion Magazine, Flare Magazine, and Profile Halifax to name a few. As a multi-faceted creative, Kayla loves documenting her adventures in food, fashion, beauty and travel with an ever informative lens. Kayla is also proud of her work as a seasoned guest expert for CTV, Global, and CBC. With a commitment to authentic growth she’s traveled from province to province sharing her extensive knowledge for social media, and online marketing. For her continued work and commitment for inspiring confidence, positivity, and kindness, Kayla was chosen as one of Huffington Post’s Top 50 Canadians, and she’s been extremely humbled by her numerous awards from The Coast Reader Choice Awards for “Best Blogger” right here in Halifax Nova Scotia.

Highlights & Accomplishments

Chosen as one of Huffington Post’s Top 50 Canadians 

Gold Winner for Coast Awards “Best Blogger” 2016
 Personal Stylist for Halifax Shopping Centre | To book an appointment click here
Franchised Contributor for the Huffington Post
Featured “It-Girl” in Winners Fall 2015 Campaign 
Silver Winner for Coast Awards “Best Blogger” 2014/2015
Guest Stylist on CTV‘s Live At 5 Section 6
Guest Stylist on Pop Culture TV “How to Stay Cute in The Cold 

Radio Guest w/ Radio 96.5
 Published Fashion Writer (Flare Magazine, Line Magazine, Stylist Canada, The Coast)

Food and Recipe Writer for Kitchen Daily Canada
 Style Panel contributor w/ Fashion Magazine  

  Featured Blogger Line Magazine

On-Air quest for CBC “Cyber Monday

The Coast Featured Blogger
Helped found and organize the annual “East Coast Fashion Bloggers Unleashed” event 
Organized and styled a charity fashion show to raise funds for Save a Child’s Heart
Organized and participated in Blogger Closet Sale (and meet and greet) To read more make sure to visit the “Press” section

Okay enough about me I can’t wait to get to know you!! Let’s connect please feel free to comment on my blog posts, or let’s get social!! You can find me on all social platforms @SHORTPRESENTS!!

Photo above c/o Alexa Cude
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