Be the Tortoise, Not the Hare

"The Tortoise and the Hare" is one of the most memorable fables by Aesop from my childhood that sparked this week's blog idea about the overlooked importance of slow growth. No matter what it is you are trying to achieve…

You Are a Realist AND a Dreamer

Are you a realist or a dreamer? This question dichomotizes the types of people that exists in our world. I dare to challenge by asking "Are you a realist AND a dreamer?" It might sound super cheesy and cliche but…

Does Social Media Hinder Creativity?

Social media is a part of our daily lives and we have never been more connected with our "neighbours" across the world with a click of a button at our fingertips. The social affects of social media is an ongoing…

Where is YOUR Destination?

I've been getting an out pour of messages and well wishes in response to my latest life's change and I have never felt so supported! In addition, I've been receiving a lot of questions about what are my next steps…

In The Hood

                                      Shout-out to my soul sister, Michelle (@millierougemusic) for taking these awesome winter pictures for me!

                                       Wore it for my CONNECTED LP Photoshoot back in February with Darren Gee Photography

I was never really a hoodie girl…

Building Walls or Building Windmills?

Security. Engrained from a very young age my parents taught my sisters and I to establish security in life. Security in the form of education, relationships, career and finance. Like most immigrants, my parents had to work extremely hard…

Wishing Upon a Star

"Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it, you will land among the stars!" - Anonymous. Doesn't this sweater remind you of our night sky when darkness falls? Especially away from our city lights, that's when you can…

Apples vs Oranges: An Unhealthy Predicament

We've all heard it. The idiom "It's like comparing apples to oranges" is often used when two things are so different and should not (and cannot) be compared. And yet we do it all the time. Whether we are aware…

Gobble Up This Sheer Delight!

Although winter wonderland is upon us, the sheer trend is still a hit - whether you want to reveal or conceal! Sheer fabric usually entails a low density knit which results in a semi-transparent fabric. For those of you…

What determines if you like or dislike a song?

Perhaps I'm reading/listening too much into this, but I was actually driving to work one day and Justin Timberlake's "Filthy" came on the radio. I haven't heard this play for quite some time but this was one example of a…

Fall into This Dress Code

Ladies, who says that we can't wear and rock dresses in fall? The perfect combination between comfort and style; cozy and hard-edged! Sweater and knit dresses offers just that perfect balance! A fall essential, this sweater dress from Urban Outfitter…