Megan’s Summer Reading List

There’s nothing I love more in the summer than working through all the books I’ve been meaning to read. With more free time and sunlight, it’s much easier to curl up with a good book. Justine and I are both avid readers, so we wanted to share what books we’ve been loving this summer! (Stay…

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Fierce Female of the Week: Serena Williams

This week, we’re going for something a little different! Jennifer Redenbach is a great friend of Library of my Life, currently studying Sports Broadcasting in Toronto after earning her undergraduate degree in English Literature. She is a passionate feminist and a fierce female herself, and we couldn’t think of a better way to celebrate her…

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How to be Confident

If you’ve read part 1 and part 2 of the job hunting series, you may have seen a few things about confidence. This part of the guide is going to be less step-by-step and more sharing experiences and finding out things that will work for you. I’ve noticed that a lot of friends have been…

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Fierce Female of the Week: Lalla Fatma N’Soumer

It’s time for another Fierce Female of the Week, and this week we’ve got a seriously rebellious and amazing Algerian resistance leader from the early 1800s by the name of Lalla Fatma N’Soumer. Lalla, is actually a term similar to “Sir, Lord, Lady, or Dame” in Berber, and those who are befitted with this title…

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The Best Face Masks for Summer

If you’ve spent any time with me in the evenings, you’ll know that I am an AVID face mask fan. Charcoal masks, mud masks, sheet masks – you name it, I’ve probably tried it. To me, a good mask fixes everything, and if you’re like me, your face could use a little extra TLC in…

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Backyard Movie Night

This past weekend was the Canada Day long weekend, and it felt like the perfect time to finally have some girl friends over for a movie night! Since it’s something I’ve been itching to do for a few months, I went all out with the snacks and decor. If you watched our Instagram story (@library.ofmylife) from…

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Fierce Female of the Week: Margaret Atwood

It’s that time again! This week’s Fierce Female is getting a lot of much deserved attention right now due to Hulu’s television adaptation of The Handmaid’s Tale, based on her 1985 speculative fiction novel of the same name. You guessed it – this week we’ll be highlighting Margaret Atwood. This Canadian-grown badass is a small…

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Justine’s Job Hunting Tips: Part 2

If you are reading this, chances are you’d already read through Part 1 – landing the interview, and you’re ready for Part 2! This time around, I will be outlining my interviewing tips, and with these tricks up your sleeve you will definitely get a leg up on your competition! Without further adieu, here is…

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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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