Living With a Rare Liver Disease

I have this blog to write stuff because that is one of the things I really enjoy doing. So I feel like I have a duty to write about the rare…

Four Sassy Twitter Accounts That Are Winning Social Media

It’s more than just putting a tweet out there these days. Between being politically correct (or not if that’s your thing), inclusive and making sure you’re getting across your key…

Paris, Ontario – Travel Review

Not only is Paris, Ontario a place I call home but also has become one of Ontario’s small town discoveries. Perfect for a day trip or a weekend away, Paris has…

Why I’m Picky When It Comes To Freelance Work

Over the last few years, I’ve been growing as a PR professional, and that now includes adding freelance work to my roster. And in this time I’ve been awarded with…

Toronto Helicopter Tours

Have you ever flown in a helicopter? What about over a city? I was a no to both of these questions until this past weekend when I booked a flight…

What it’s like Living in the World of Influencer Marketing

In this day and age, sponsored posts and media influencers are everywhere, using their name and follower count to help promote brands and products. Some posts are way more obvious…

Six Skills Communications Professionals Are Expected To Have Knowledge Of Today

When it comes to defining a communications professional, there are many routes you can take. But as the communications sector continually grows, you skill set has to as well. And…

Dark Horse Estate Winery Review

When it comes to Ontario wineries the first place you automatically think of is Niagara Region. But Grand Bend, Ontario has opened a new estate winery that will put Southern…

Top Five Freelance Career Questions I Get Asked

I’m very lucky that I love what I do for a living, which is why on top of my full-time job in the field I’ve worked very hard to launch…

Top Ten Things To Do In Grand Bend

Have you visited Grand Bend, Ontario yet? It could be a weekend at the cottage or a week vacation at one of the resorts, “The Bend” as it’s referred to…

My #FirstSevenJobs

When it comes to social media, you never know what is going to catch on and start trending. Most of the time it’s news related or big events that people…

Buffalo, New York: Travel Review

What’s a better way to spend a long weekend than to travel? That is exactly what my friend Lauren (Twirl The Globe) and I did, explored somewhere we’ve never been…

Can You Go To Veld If You’re Not A Raver?

As summertime comes to an end, so does festival season. Over the last few years, Toronto has become home to some pretty big festivals and something for all genres and…

Instagram Vs. Snapchat

If you haven’t noticed that new feature on the top of your Instagram, you need to update your phone. Not only is it the first thing you see now, but…

Things I Will Always Splurge On

When it comes to finances there are definitely things I am pretty thrifty about, but at the same time, there are also many things I enjoy and believe that there…

Fit and Jump Toronto

The newest trend in fitness has hit Toronto and it includes a bouncing on a trampoline like you’ve never jumped before. This mix of strengthening and cardio will have you…

Teara Lab- Toronto’s First Japanese Sandwich Shop

Foodies rejoice! Another food trend is coming to Toronto. Opening Friday, May 27, is Toronto’s first Japanese-inspired sandwich shop, Teara Lab. I was at the menu preview last night to…

What It’s Like To Be The Only “Sorry” Girls At A Justin Bieber Concert

Justin Bieber’s Purpose World Tour kicked off in Toronto last night and it was more than worth the six-month wait. And if you were to think that only moms and…

Five Beauty Products That Make Your Life Easier

When it comes to beauty products it can be a very overwhelming experience. Even just walking through the beauty boutiques at Shoppers Drug Mart, or walking past and seeing the…

How the Blue Jays Have Won Us Over

When it comes to baseball- especially in Canada, we only have the Toronto Blue Jays. And this is definitely not a bad thing, as everyone up here in the Canadian…

How You Use The “Pink Lady” Emoji Will Never Be The Same Again

Luckily for me, I have some very smart Facebook friends. A friend from Wilfrid Laurier has just cracked the secret code behind your emoji keyboard, specifically how we all use…

The Best Chrome Extensions Every Freelancer Needs To Have

  Because I don’t know any other browser people use today, sorry Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer, but Google Chrome has changed the way we use the web. So when…

Five Products That Saved My Skin This Winter

We’ve been lucky with the winter we’ve had in Toronto so far this year, but now it really is starting to feel like the Canadian winters we are used to….

Interview With Zack Teperman, Founder of ZTPR

I recently had the opportunity to chat with Zack Teperman, founder of ZTPR (Zack Teperman Public Relations), a celebrity Public Relations firm based in California. Born and raised in Thornhill,…

New Travel Deal Sites

Is it just me or does anyone else need a vacation? But finding travel deals can be a hassle with so many websites these days. Traveling is one of my…

What To Look For In Company Culture

Company culture is becoming a very important factor in the workplace today. For how much time the average person spends at work in their life finding a career that you…

The Millennial Guide To Consuming Media Digitally

The Millennial Guide To Consuming Media Digitally I am not a personal fan of the term “millennial”, but I recently found a great infographic that shows the different mediums the…

Setting Professional Goals This New Year

With the New Year just around the corner, now is the perfect time to start thinking about what your New Year’s resolution will be. Everyone looks at New Year’s resolutions…

Creating a Professional Bio

Do you have a professional biography? They can be important for many things and having one at your disposal may come in handy. A biography should consist of three key components,…