Fierce Female of the Week: Estée Lalonde

For today’s Fierce Female, we’re going to be celebrating another Canadian blogger that we love. Estée Lalonde is a boss lady who is independent, real and raw, with an amazing ability to captivate her audience. Estée grew up just outside of Toronto in Waterloo Ontario, and moved to London England when she was just 19.…

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Creating a Capsule Closet

There comes a time in life where you’ve reached a shape and size that is likely not to change in the upcoming years without something drastic occurring. There is no real need to buy cheaply made clothes that will fall apart because if you invest your time (and sometimes money if you choose to) in…

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Embracing Weakness

Our culture is obsessed with self-sufficiency. Everywhere we go, we’re taught that we need to be strong and professional. We’re told to show off the good and hide the bad. We’ve developed an entire social media strategy for ourselves to showcase all our accomplishments in a carefully curated profile. I’ve spoken before about how Instagram…

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Fierce Female of the Week: Raden Adjeng Kartini

Another week, another Fierce Female to feature, and this week it’s someone who is known by many as Indonesia’s First Feminist, and a national heroine. It is none other than Raden Adjeng Kartini. Raden was born in 1879 in Java, now part of Indonesia, which was then part of the Dutch East Indies. Raden went…

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Changing Your Last Name: Yes or No?

To change my last name or not to change my last name… that is the question that I’ve been asking myself since before I got married in January of this year. Initially, I was quite eager to change my last name to my husbands’ last name, but as time passed and the timing in which…

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A Weekend at The ‘reputation’ Stadium Tour

Ask anyone in my life and it will come as no surprise to them that I love Taylor Swift. She has been my favourite artist since I was 12 years old and I’ve seen her in concert seven times now. Two weeks ago, I was lucky enough to attend two nights of The ‘reputation’ Stadium…

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Fierce Female of the Week: Caitlin Crosby

It’s our favourite time of the week! Today’s Fierce Female is none other than actress, singer/songwriter, and founder of ‘The Giving Keys’, Caitlin Crosby. Caitlin is an incredible entrepreneur, entertainer, and generous soul. She has been entertaining since middle school, playing in church bands and acting in school plays. She went on to work as…

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A Tour of Windsor Castle

If you follow along on my instagram, you’ll know that this past weekend my husband and I went to Windsor Castle! As another building operated by the Royal Collection Trust, it is open to the public on certain dates each year, and since it is a short train ride away from the heart of London,…

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Fierce Female of the Week: Nanyehi

Another week, another Fierce Female to feature! This week I wanted to feature Nanyehi (later known as Nancy Ward) who was a Cherokee woman from America. She was an activist, political leader, peacekeeper, and advocate for the rights and land-retention of the Cherokee people in America. In her late teens, Nanyehi was married to a…

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A Tour of Buckingham Palace

When my husband and I moved to London, we never expected we would be able to see past the gates of Buckingham Palace – but we were completely wrong! Shortly after we arrived in London, we found out that during the time in late summer when Her Majesty The Queen is away, Buckingham Palace opens…

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