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

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

11 Plus-Size Fall Jackets for Any Occasion


Lifestyle, Fashion

Reading Time: 8 minutes Summer is officially over, especially here in Calgary where we saw a gigantic dump of snow during the last weekend of September. It’s time to put away those tank tops, short shorts and adorable rompers in favour of some warmer clothing, including your plus-size fall jackets. If you’re looking for a cute and stylish jacket […]

October 2, 2019

How to Pick the Best Purse for Work


Lifestyle, Career, Fashion, Work

Reading Time: 5 minutes It’s fall which means everyone’s back to the regular daily grind. If you need to spice up your office wardrobe, you might be looking for a great new purse for work. Here’s what to look for when finding the perfect one! Prior to my luxurious days working for myself in my pyjamas all day where […]

September 18, 2019

Best Cheap Fitness Tracker Watch


Lifestyle, Health + Beauty, Play, Tech

Reading Time: 5 minutes Fitness trackers are all the rage, and why wouldn’t they be? They help you track your activity, health factors like heart rate and sleep. But they’re also pretty expensive, so what are the best cheap fitness trackers and do they really work? Last year while I was volunteering at the Calgary International Film Festival, I […]

September 5, 2019

30 Before 30: How to Create a Goal Plan


Lifestyle, Goals

Reading Time: 5 minutes I tend to be a tad bit ambitious, so goal planning and achieving are big for me. I find goals are most successful when you create a plan for them. So, how do you create a goal plan? Last week I shared the beginning of my 30 before 30 list, and part of that journey […]

August 31, 2019

How to Choose a Duvet Cover


Lifestyle, Home

Reading Time: 5 minutes Being an adult means making adult decisions, like picking furniture and figuring out how to choose a duvet cover. Not sure what that is? We’ve got you covered in our handy-dandy little guide. Throughout my adult life, there have been a few select times that have felt truly adult-like for me. Things like purchasing my […]

August 29, 2019

30 Before 30: A New Beginning


Lifestyle, Goals

Reading Time: 4 minutes Happy birthday to me. I’m officially 28 years old. Every year on my birthday, I spend a lot of time contemplating both the past and coming year. And every year I have these impossible goals that I want to accomplish with no idea how to do them. So this year, since I have 24 months […]

August 23, 2019