simplify finances (save & spend on what matters)

I, am always going through the painful journey of feeling like I’m living on a tight financial thread. I don’t remember a single time in my life where I haven’t been largely concerned with the number of dollars in my bank account, wondering if I will have enough to cover my expenses. That has always…

simplify your wardrobe (and gain more self-love)

Capsule wardrobes are on the rise, and have been deemed the latest and greatest (rightfully so) thing to hit lady closets everywhere. I used to be a clothing hoarder. Multiple colours, styles and shapes – it didn’t matter, if I saw it on somebody else and I thought it looked good on them, I wanted…

so, I wrote a book about being 25 & divorced

I can feel it starting to fade away now; the feelings, the revelations, the brokenness, the clarity and the need to run. It feels like a version of me that existed another lifetime ago, like a memory of a movie reel playing in the back of my mind. As much as I want to leave…

i like to sing

At eleven years old, I opened up a journal and wrote down some thoughts. I decided simply writing out the words didn’t bring the truest depth to what I was feeling, so I started to sing them.

Whistler Olympic Park: A wonderland of winter activities

Thirty minutes south of Whistler Village lies an amazing little white winter wonderland in the heart of the Callaghan Valley. That place, is called Whistler Olympic Park. Whistler as most know, was host mountain resort to the 2010 Winter Olympic Games, and Whistler Olympic Park was host to the nordic events of the games. Its…

Hiking British Columbia’s Joffre Lakes in the snow

New years eve – a day when everyone reminisces on what the year before brought (and sometimes what it didn’t bring…) and everyone resolves to make changes in the year ahead. …But why? Why not live a life that you love all the time? A life that you don’t have to resolve to change every…

luxury living at Nicaragua’s Villas Playa Maderas

For our final two nights in Nicaragua, we wanted to do something special. And lucky for us – some special people were arriving that day that we could share it with. View this post on Instagram Nothing to write home about.💦✌ – Song: Flume ft. T.Shirt – On Top – @llamajamagram @rob.armstrong.7165 @bitsofthat @aaronlawson A…

Popoyo, Nicaragua: A slice of Central American paradise

Popoyo was on our radar from the get-go, and I can safely say it was absolutely a worthy place to go, though getting to the 3km long white sandy beach was a bit of a mission. View this post on Instagram POPOYO | tide pools & motorbikes… already missing ultimate chill vibes.💦🌿 – Song: Left…