Best College Backpacks for Any Budget


College, Fashion, Lifestyle, Work

Reading Time: 8 minutes What is the number one college essential you need for the coming school year? A book bag. Seriously the best college backpacks are essential for having a successful year at school. With no backpack, it’ll be hard to carry your things around. Another school year is coming close, and some of us headed to college—either […]

August 5, 2020

FabFitFun Spoilers: Winter 2019


Health + Beauty, Treat Yourself

Reading Time: 6 minutes Ladies, it’s that time of year again: FabFitFun time! I have to say that while I liked the stuff I got in my Fall 2019 FabFitFun Box, it wasn’t the best it could have been. But I’ve taken a peek at the FabFitFun spoilers for Winter 2019 and I am SO EXCITED about this season’s […]

November 15, 2019

Fall 2019 Causebox Review


Health + Beauty, Treat Yourself

Reading Time: 4 minutes It’s time for my Fall 2019 Causebox review. This season’s Causebox had some of the most amazing products in it, of the highest quality made by seriously sustainable companies. From travel accessories and packing to skin treatments, here are the amazing things I got in the Fall 2019 Causebox: Not a Causebox subscriber yet? Use […]

November 14, 2019

Let’s Talk About the ‘I’m Broke’ Mindset


Money

Reading Time: 4 minutes Being broke is no laughing matter, and many of us experience it at least once in our lives (sometimes WAY more than that). And despite what many gurus out there say, you can’t simply dream an ‘I’m broke’ situation away. But dwelling on a dwindling money situation doesn’t help either. In fact, your negative mindset […]

November 7, 2019

How to Master Your Performance Review Self-Assessment


Work, Career

Reading Time: 4 minutes Performance review self-assessment activities are one of my least favourite things to do. But they’re required for almost any adult job and they absolutely matter when it comes to deciding your future in your company. So, it’s about time that we talk about how to master them. Performance review time is around the corner. In […]

October 16, 2019

Review: FabFitFun Fall 2019 Box


Treat Yourself

Reading Time: 8 minutes My FabFitFun Fall 2019 box has arrived which means it’s time for a new review. From fashion accessories to beauty products, here’s my quick-and-dirty overview of what I got and why I love it. If you’re a regular reader of The Single Girl’s Guide to Adulting then you know how much I love my subscription […]

October 12, 2019

Budget-Friendly Friendsgiving Party Ideas


Lifestyle, Home

Reading Time: 5 minutes Thanksgiving is a great way to connect with friends and family, share a meal and enjoy each other’s company. But it can get quite pricey. If you’re planning on holding a friends-only get-together this year, here are some Friendsgiving party ideas to keep the budget low. Typically I spend Thanksgiving out of town with my […]

October 7, 2019

CIFF Day 1 Recap: Opening Gala


Calgary, Film, Play

Reading Time: 4 minutes The Calgary International Film Festival has officially started. Tonight was the opening gala at the Jack Singer Concert Hall. Guests were treated to the film The Song of Names, along with a discussion with director François Girard afterward. Here’s a quick overview of what went down and what you can expect next! Day 1: The […]

September 19, 2019