What We’ve Learnt In Our First Year of Marriage

What We’ve Learnt In Our First Year of Marriage

There's no doubt about it, fewer millennial couples are getting married. Do we even need marriage these days or is it an outdated institution and merely an opportunity to put ourselves and our relationships on display? Throughout my twenties, I definitely didn't expect I'd ever get married. I was in a stable, committed relationship and [...]

On Turning Thirty

On Turning Thirty

Today marks my thirtieth lap around the sun (it's still the 17th in Canada...) Thirty is a daunting, anxiety-inducing age for many people. We spend so much time writing down goals and resolutions, trying to figure out how we can become better versions of ourselves — smarter, thinner, prettier, the list goes on... But what about [...]

A Few Thoughts On Blogging & Consumerism

A Few Thoughts On Blogging & Consumerism

There's no denying the excessive nature of the blogging and YouTube industry. Whether constantly trying out new products, so you can share your favourites with your followers or buying/being gifted clothing for outfit photos, there's something a bit troublesome about it all. And don't get me started on hauls... (do people still do those?) The [...]

Authenticity, Oversharing and the New Age of Instagram

Authenticity, Oversharing and the New Age of Instagram

Instagram's evolved considerably since I first downloaded the app back in 2010. At first, I only used it to edit (add filters) to my photos before sharing them on Facebook. Eventually, I began using it to share the occasional holiday snap or sunset before it became my main platform in 2013 whilst living in Toronto. [...]