Life & Well Being, Travel

BlogPodium: Choose Courage, not Comfort


BlogPodium was full of firsts and beginnings for me. It was my first blog conference, first girls trip, and first time travelling solo. It was also the start of new friendships, and the beginning of a newfound enthusiasm for blogging. I went to BlogPodium not knowing what to expect, and I learned so […]

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6 Tips for Overcoming Travel Anxiety


When I was younger, upon arriving in another province when visiting extended family members, the response to the inevitable question “How was the flight?” always resulted in my parents announcing “It was a (insert number here) bag trip!” – referring to the number of sick bags I’d used. Cue mortification. I’m not […]

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Style & Beauty

A History of Hairstyles


When catching up with members of my family that I don’t often see, one of the remarks that I hear frequently is “Your hair is different every time I see you!”, which is hilarious and true. Ever since cutting my hair into a pixie 5 years ago, I’ve dyed my hair every colour […]

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Art & Design, Travel

Adventures in Playa Del Carmen


One of the awesome things about staying just outside of Playa Del Carmen is that you get to enjoy peace and quiet in the evenings, but remain just a short bike ride away from all the fun during the day. Nathan and I snuck away for an afternoon together to take […]

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Art & Design

Journey to Middle Earth


Is it normal for a grown woman to have friends that she refers to as her ‘hobbits’? Probably not, but I have three of them! I first met these women in elementary school. We grew up together and became inseparable during the most awkward stage of our lives – over plucked eyebrows, […]

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