The Tall Girl Shopping Guide

Earlier this week, Justine blogged a shopping guide for all the amazing short girls out there. I love that she got to share her knowledge as she’s such a fashionista! Unfortunately I sooooo couldn’t relate to the post as I am far from short. At 5’8’’ I’m not unreasonably tall for a woman, but I…

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Fierce Female of the Week: Qutulun

Another week, another Fierce Female to feature! Qutulun – sometimes referred to as Khutulun – was a Mongol Princess from the 1200s, who embodied all of the traits of a true warrior Goddess. She made an agreement with her father that if she were to marry, she would get to choose her suitor, and he…

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The Short Girl Shopping Guide

A big heeeeeeyyyyyy to all my fellow shorties out there! It can be both fun and frustrating being small sometimes, I get it. I’m here to help! Well, from a fashion perspective that is. Being 5 foot 2 (technically 5 foot 1 and ¾ but I’m rounding up, okay??) can make it a bit difficult…

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Summer 2018 Bucket List

Yesterday was the first official day of summer and I’m excited to get outside and enjoy the amazing weather! I’m someone who’s often at risk for making big plans for myself and then saying “not yet” forever, so I thought I’d create a summer bucket list for 2018 to kick my butt in gear and…

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Fierce Female of the Week: Peggy Olsen

It’s time for another Fierce Female of the Week feature! I may be late to the party, but earlier this year I totally jumped on the Mad Men bandwagon. It is a brilliant show with brilliant characters, but the most interesting and badass character – in my opinion – is by far Peggy Olsen. Her…

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Justine’s Job Hunting Tips: Part 1

When I was preparing to move from Toronto to London, I knew I’d need to look for a new job, and that I would need to spruce up my resume and interview skills before beginning to apply. In this day and age, people change jobs much more frequently than they did in the past. Whether…

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One Week On The Keto Diet: My Experience

Now that the sun is finally coming out, and shorts, dresses, and rompers are the fashion norms, I’m hyper-aware of the holiday weight I’ve been storing up. Before bathing suit season truly begins, I’ve been trying to get my butt in gear and ready for the summer. Accompanied by exercising more regularly, my husband and…

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Fierce Female of the Week: Fatima al-Fihri

Did you know that the first ever academic and degree granting university in the world was founded by a woman? A Muslim woman by the name of Fatima al-Fihri was the founder of the University of Al Quaraouiyine, which is the oldest university in the world, that is based on academics and gave degrees to…

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The Laptop Shop

Some of you, like myself, may be in the market for a new laptop. Typically I’ve stayed within the PC family computer-wise, but this time around I was comparing some Mac Laptops against my tried and true PCs to see what would be the best computer for me! First, I decided to test out my husband…

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Seven Staycation Ideas

This year has been the year of saving for my husband and I. We’re planning to go on a beautiful vacation to the Amalfi coast next year for our second wedding anniversary but that means that this year we’re being extra frugal and not travelling anywhere (aside from the occasional weekend away). But that doesn’t…

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