Tomboys Can Love Barbie Too: Barbie My Dreams & Express Your Style Contest (CAN)

Tomboys Can Love Barbie Too: Barbie My Dreams & Express Your Style Contest (CAN)

Posted by: on Mar 18, 2014 | No Comments
Growing up, I was the biggest closeted Barbie lover ever to walk the earth. I was a tomboy- I played sports, shopped in the boys' department, wore baggy clothes, backwards hats, loved building and playing video games with my brothers and my cousin. However, if ever I was alone playing in my room, you can bet that you would find me in the kitty corner behind my bed, or in my closet with the door shut, playing with my Barbies! I absolutely loved my Barbies- I lived for dressing them up and creating Read more [...]
The Joys of an Organized Pantry: Oliver’s Labels Review & Giveaway

The Joys of an Organized Pantry: Oliver’s Labels Review & Giveaway

Posted by: on Mar 13, 2014 | 4 Comments
Having moved into our house last summer, I had the opportunity (yay!) to revamp and reorganize our lives. While I am still in the process of figuring out most rooms in the house (organizing is one thing, but keeping them organized is quite another), I can proudly say that my kitchen pantries are most definitely a mission-accomplished thanks to Oliver's Labels.   A quick trip to the Dollar Store and a fun and easy online shop with Oliver's Labels has allowed me to organize my kitchen- AND Read more [...]
Book Review: Traitor’s Blade

Book Review: Traitor’s Blade

Posted by: on Mar 10, 2014 | No Comments
  Publisher's Synopsis: The King is dead, the Greatcoats have been disbanded, and Falcio Val Mond and his fellow magistrates Kest and Brasti have been reduced to working as bodyguards for a nobleman who refuses to pay them. Things could be worse, of course. Their employer could be lying dead on the floor while they are forced to watch the killer plant evidence framing them for the murder. Oh wait, that’s exactly what’s happening… Now a royal conspiracy is about to unfold in the Read more [...]
International Women’s Day 2014- Because I am a Girl Project

International Women’s Day 2014- Because I am a Girl Project

Posted by: on Mar 5, 2014 | 2 Comments
March 8th is International Women's Day. It also happens to be my birthday! Every year I like to do a little something in honour of my birthday being shared with women around the globe. As a woman, a co-celebrant, and a Bachelor of Arts in International Development studies, I want to tell you all about  the Because I am a Girl Project, a global initiative to end gender inequality, promote the rights of girls around the world, and to lift millions out of poverty. The project was founded by Plan International, Read more [...]