Tootsie Rolls and Tequila: Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween Weeeek! Best costume? Worst halloween party? Most scandalous costume? Lyndee and I are giving you a quick and fun little episode filled with rapid fire Q&A’s about Halloween! So listen along and comment below with your answers.  Continue reading

Tinder Fails and Tainted Love: Dating in the 21st Century

Oh hello again!  This episode of our so-far nameless podcast is all about dating!  Worst dates, best dates, traditional vs online dating and is chivalry dead?? Lyndee and I have been in long term relationships for a long time now and needed a modern perspective in the online dating world, so we’ve roped in our friend and expert online dater, Suzanne, for help! Continue reading

My Diet Starts On Monday

My friend Lyndee and I are trying something new!  We’re not quite sure what it is just yet … either a talk show or a podcast.  Whatever it ends up being, we want to entertain fellow older millennials (meaning our peers at the tender age of 30-somethings) and make them feel happy, empowered and less lonely. Continue reading

How To Meal Plan Like A #BossBabe

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How does a boss babe meal plan? I don’t know about you, but it’s near impossible for me to cook every night. And believe me, I’ve tried my gosh darn hardest. Alas, it was not realistic with my full time job, exercise regime, blogging, other chores and social life. So I figured out a meal planning strategy that worked best for our schedule. Continue reading

Six #BossBabe Travel Hacks That I Swear By

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I’m tired of winter already!  Who’s ready for a summer filled with glamorous trips, adorable summer dresses and delicious spritzy cocktails!? Me me me! You’re on your own with the adorable dresses and spritzy cocktails, but I think I can help your glamorous trips out with these #BossBabe travel hacks.  These are tried and true thanks to my international travels including a literal trip around the world from Canada, to the Philippines, to Thailand, to Ethiopia and then back to Canada all within a month!  These work wonders for me and I hope they do the same for you 🙂 Continue reading

A Throwback From My Dancer Days!

I was scrolling through Facebook recently and came across this old album called “Gagalicious: The Poker Face Night” — a drag show that I performed at in Zurich, Switzerland 9 years ago.  No, I was not in drag, but I did backup dance for the drag queen Stella Divine thanks to my good friend Marie-Louise Lo.

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Marie, Stella Divine and me

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How To Beat Those Post-Vacation Blues

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Ever get those post-vacation blues? I sure do. Mine usually stems from the overwhelm of all the to-do’s after being away for so long. Here are a couple (seriously only 2) tried and tested, no-nonsense hacks that I use to minimize it! Continue reading

How To Throw A #BossBabe Baby Shower

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Nisha (Mommy-to-be) and me at her baby shower!

That’s right, we’re getting old.  Friends are getting engaged, getting married … and getting pregnant! And not always in that particular order. Nonetheless, you may find yourself having to organize a baby shower one of these days. Continue reading

Five Unique (& So Not #Basic) Valentine’s Date Ideas

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It’s that time of year again! Love is in the air, cupids and red hearts are everywhere… and your significant other is pressuring you to plan something “special”.

Even if you think V-day is a completely pointless and commercial holiday, hardly anyone wants to be that one person who didn’t get/do anything on this day of loooove.  To help you out, here are some unique (and totally not #basic) ideas to spice up your Valentine’s Day Date Night in good ol’ Calgary, Alberta. Continue reading

My Fave Five Lifestyle Gurus

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Lifestyling it up since day 1.

Is it just me or is everyone excited about 2018 and all its possibilities?  I’m loving all the optimism and motivation on social media about taking on 2018 fearlessly!  I’m hoping your year has gotten off to a great start and that you’ve utilized some of the tips from my favourite leadership gurus of my last blog post.  As promised, this is the second half of my “gurus” series and this time it’s all about my favourite lifestyle influencers (to keep on brand with my Lifestyle and Leadership Blog, of course :)).  “Lifestyle” is such an umbrella term and each of these ladies come from their own level of celebrity, but they all have a few things in common: they’ve absolutely killed it in their careers, they’ve diversified their talents and revenue streams, they’ve cultivated their own distinct personal brands and they are family oriented.  Continue reading