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It’s Going to be my Year – Goals for 2018

The coming of the new year gives you the chance to reflect and plan for the next year. It’s the perfect time to start something new or re-enforce your existing goals. There are a number of things I hope to accomplish this year in regards to this blog and my life. Every year I think about goals but never write them down to actively work towards achieving them. For 2018, I bought a pretty journal […]

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Birthday No. 28 + 2017 Reflection

I celebrated my 28th birthday this month. As I get older, birthday’s really freak me out. Usually, a month before I’ll start panicking about not being able to accomplish everything I set out to do. However, this year was different. I was prepared and actually excited for the day. So much so, that I majorly splurged on a pair of sneakers well before my birthday 😛 This year I figured out what career path I […]

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65 Million Refugees Need your Help: The Pin Project

This week’s post is a little different; however, it’s an issue that needs to be highlighted. As of June 2016, there are more than 65 million refugees! 65 million people who have been displaced from their homes, lost everything they know and hold dear. They live off monthly cash assistance from the United Nations Refugee Agency. Despite everything, these people are willing to work but the lack of freedom denies them to do so. Muna, […]

Being Nice is in our Roots

Canada is a country made up of genuinely nice people. They have a reputation for being warm, kind, open hearted and welcoming. Every day I’m reminded that I live in a beautiful country that thrives on multiculturalism and diversity. At the same time, it’s disheartening to hear that across the globe racial tensions still exist. In Canada, I am accepted and welcomed with open arms.   On a recent trip to the east coast of […]

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Sustainable Fashion for a Positive Change

In a world full of fast-fashion, a local Toronto company brings sustainable eco-friendly style to the city. I visited the Blossom and Bloom show on Mother’s Day weekend and meet Sheryl Luz. She is the founder of Artisella, an e-commerce fashion retailer showcasing brands who value ethics, sustainability and style. Our conversation explored how she began her business and what sustainable fashion means. Sheryl has been working in the fashion industry for a number of […]