It was a blistering hot Saturday afternoon, I found myself at a local lakefront festival surrounded by the who’s-who of my town that included the mayor and a local political party leader who probably peed in my childhood pool at some point when we were both kids growing up together. I'm sure I'm not alone in … Continue reading How many degrees of separation before I have to move?
They say that driving is a privilege, not a right, but what I don't understand is how insurance companies think that gives them the right to pretty much have us at their mercy for the rest of our ever-loving lives. If you really think about it, we're all paying insane insurance premiums just so that … Continue reading The fast and the furious life of a female driver
You just booked your next trip, googled all the best restaurants within walking distance to your hotel and scouted out all the drool worthy locations to be photographed in that will look best with a Valencia filter for your Instagram feed. You’re on cloud 9, bragging about all the fancy alcoholic beverages you’re going to … Continue reading But, where do I check my emotional baggage?
Everybody has their own version of a horrible break up story. Unfortunately, many of us have experienced being lied too, cheated on, taken advantage of and even emotional or physical abuse in a relationship. We’ve all been exposed to the countless horror stories that cut like a knife from either our own experiences or those … Continue reading Life gave me lemons, so I took half the furniture
It was 2nd semester, my grade 10 year, I was just getting into the groove of “real” high school and learning how to style my frizzy blunt bangs, when I met my first official boyfriend. Having been sheltered for a majority of my primary years attending a church basement private school, the culture shock of … Continue reading My first (gay) boyfriend – a lesson in chivalry
Like so many of us who live pay-check to pay-check, I always find myself stressing out about money. I constantly feel like I’m just one Sephora trip away from having to sell my ovaries on the black market. It doesn’t help that as soon as I walk into that place I automatically feel the need … Continue reading Money can’t buy happiness but it can buy anything I want at Sephora and that’s pretty much the same thing.
No, this isn’t a food blog and I’m far from competing in the fury filled kitchen on the next instalment of Top Chef Canada, but these delicious little muffins have saved my carb loving ass so many times in the midst of craving something decadent and sweet, without consuming a copious amount of sugar, which … Continue reading Healthy AF Banana Oat Muffins