Besides the weird burst in heat a couple weekends ago, fall is upon us.. The leaves are changing colours and falling and so it’s time to toss those summer clothes into storage and whip out your leather jackets. Read more “Four Fall Favourites – Toritse Edition”
Work hard, play harder. That’s the motto of Boots and Hearts, and if you’re like me, you fully embrace
that. It takes full commitment, I’m telling you! You have to prepare for this awesome weekend! I booked
it off from work months in advance because it’s a first come first serve to whoever wants that weekend
off! To prepare for this weekend of awesome, it takes time, stages, if you will. Read more “Quick Guide to Boots & Hearts!”
It’s taken me a while to learn this, but you are the only one who can ever define you. Not your family, your job, your social status. Just you. It’s a tough lesson to learn. In this day and age where everything superficial and fake is “goals”, anything less than perfect just won’t cut it. Read more “You Define You”
If you haven’t figured it out already I identify as a feminist. I love to empower the women around me and to bond with strong, like minded women and am all about any initiative geared towards female empowerment. When I think about female empowerment, one term that always comes to mind is #GirlBoss. Read more “5 Girl Bosses That Are Killing It Right Now”
Have you ever been to a cottage in the middle of nowhere, literally? Like it takes you 12 mins to drive from the main road to the cottage? And the nearest store is a 25 mins drive away? Well that was me this past Canada day weekend at Riviera Rouge. Read more “Last Minute Checklist for Your Cottage Weekend”
It has now been almost two months since I have moved down to Toronto and I have discovered some spots worth visiting if you’re looking to update your Instagram with some fire locations this summer. Read more “5 Fire Spots for Toronto Instagram Photos”
Oh too often do we sell ourselves short when describing what we do for a living, explaining our passions and plans for the future, and even quoting for the delivery of a project. We devalue ourselves in front of others for fear of sounding overzealous or pretentious regarding who we are and what we do. Read more “Knowing Your Worth”
Well I did it; I came out the other side of undergrad. The last semester was messy to say the least between working, keeping my grades up, and trying to maintain personal relationships. But come June I will officially have my BA.
After 5 years and the completion of two majors, I thought I would do a self- reflection of five things I wish I had of known in first year. Read more “5 Things I’d Tell My 1st Year Self”
If you’re a university student that switches to full time work every summer, this may not be the traditional ‘summer for you’ but that doesn’t mean you still can’t have a good time! For me, the summer brings evenings to do as I please as there’s no homework and warm weather that results in much time spent outside doing my favourite things! Read more “Summer Has Started – May Five Favs”
Hey readers! If you’ve been following along thus far you know I’ve been pursuing my undergrad in Community Development and Policy Studies (Political Science) with a minor in Communications. You also probably know that I burn the candle at both ends working often over 35 hours a week plus school to pay the bills and establish my brand so that I can create content for the rest of my life. That being said; I’ve recently had to grapple with some tough decisions and I thought that just maybe, if you were in a similar position and needed a push in the right direction, my story could help.