How to Work Freelance From Home: A Day in my Life

How to Work Freelance From Home: A Day in my Life

Whether you are looking for a peek into my daily life, you want to see how to work freelance from home, or you want some general work from home tips & ideas, this post has it all. I started turning my side hustle into my…

How I Became a Photographer with No Formal Training

How I Became a Photographer with No Formal Training

Curious about how I became a photographer with no formal training? In this post I break down how years of loving taking photographs and creating connections turned into a career. Is it Called a Calling if You’re 7 Years Old? I was given my first…

My Experience at the RISE x LIVE Virtual Conference

My Experience at the RISE x LIVE Virtual Conference

Although some days it’s been a bit tricky, I have been trying to find positives over the last seven weeks. Things that I have finally had the chance to do and the blessings (however difficult to find) that all these COVID 19 changes have brought…

7 Creative Ways to Embrace Your Creativity

7 Creative Ways to Embrace Your Creativity

I sat down with a few paints, a brush, and some old flash cards. I put on some music and sat at my kitchen table and reached for my phone. I wanted to spend some time being creative before dinner and Netflix later that evening.…

How Hard Days Teach Us About Our Value

How Hard Days Teach Us About Our Value

Yesterday was a hard day. I woke up feeling awful and I went to bed feeling pretty awful. The in-between was a lot of feeling awful. I felt shaky, un-motivated, un-productive. My body felt heavy and my stomach felt weird and my menstrual cramps were…

5 Relationship Lessons For 5 Years Together

5 Relationship Lessons For 5 Years Together

Today (April 13, 2020) is our five year anniversary! Josh and I met in High school and started dating very near the end of our Grade 12 year. Over the past five years we have grown up together into this scary but rewarding world of…

12 Resources for Self Isolating

12 Resources for Self Isolating

Day… 20! 20 days of self isolating with my boyfriend in our cozy suite. As I am writing this it is raining and I am trying to get through this blog post before I take on two zoom calls. Josh is in the living room…

How to Face the Question of “What’s Next?”

How to Face the Question of “What’s Next?”

Feeling 10x more anxious than usual? Check. Craving all the carbs? Check. Intensely cleaning & reorganizing? Check. Finding tiny moments of normal before remembering how crazy everything is right now? Check. This stressed-out checklist is me right now (because COVID) but also me whenever ANY…

When Bad Things are Really Good Things

When Bad Things are Really Good Things

As Josh and I were driving home last night after a very full weekend, we ended up talking about owning guns. Josh was pondering whether he would like to look into licenses etc. to purchase one for hunting or target shooting. For him, this was…

The Question of Happiness

The Question of Happiness

Sometimes I have an absolutely amazing day where everything is going right. And I still don’t feel over the moon the way I would want to. And some days are so completely ordinary, where nothing special happens, and I am the brightest ray of sunshine.…