Overtime, I've attended my fair share of technology events for youth in Toronto. Though technology events for kids is still a new a relatively new concept in our city, there are a bunch of fabulous organizations in the city leading the charge of helping put more and more youth in-front of computers and technology-focused role … Continue reading Who’s looking out for the inner-city youth of Toronto?
New York in Review
I went to New York with one mission which was to learn as much as I could. I set out for the city a little shaky and with a few reservations but knowing that it was time to start something new. What I didn't expect was what would happen along the way. The past four … Continue reading New York in Review
Road Trippin’ through the USA
The past few months have been nothing short of spectacular for me but I'm saving all my New York adventures for a blog post coming soon. Instead, I thought I'd share one of the great adventures I recently had that happened outside New York. I love hitting the road and exploring different places around big cities. Sometimes … Continue reading Road Trippin’ through the USA
Don’t worry if you don’t get it. The point is to not get it.
I've moved into my new place in Manhattan and like many of the places here it is small and over-priced but it's in a cute little area in west village and I've got a great roommate. After weeks of apartment hunting and meeting many potential roommates, I can confidently say that I know a good … Continue reading Don’t worry if you don’t get it. The point is to not get it.
I'm a New Yorker. Or so people have been saying. I've spent the past few weeks getting settled, introducing myself to the many neighbourhoods in the city, meeting new people and exploring fun places. All typical travel stuff but something is a little oh so unfamiliar to me here. I love going to new places … Continue reading Yes Man
Next Stop: New York
All aboard! After months of planning, organizing, and conquering road blocks along the way, I'm happy to announce that I'll be headed to New York. Going back to school has been on my mind for awhile now. When completing my undergraduate degree in business I had the option to concentrate in my last year and … Continue reading Next Stop: New York
My City Lives in Muskoka
Apart of being with a start-up means that you tend to get less free food, trips, and swag unlike your other more corporate-working friends who tend to have a comfy expensing budget. But that's okay, because as we know being apart of a start-up means you get much more in value. So when another start-up … Continue reading My City Lives in Muskoka
Waking up in Vegas
On a last minute whim, some friends had decided that we needed to do a trip this summer that could be referred to as 'legendary'. So last week we searched the online travel world for any deals we could find and as it happened, we landed on the perfect four-day female getaway. We booked our … Continue reading Waking up in Vegas
Reasons to be Proud
This weekend Toronto was flooded with people celebrating. Between the Eurocup Finals, Canada Day, Pride and 30+ degree sunny weather all weekend there was no shortage of events and outdoor festivities. Normally I would have disappeared for a relaxing weekend with my friends at the cottage but I also had a wedding to attend this … Continue reading Reasons to be Proud