#ManicureMonday: OPI If You Moust You Moust + Nothin’ Mousie ‘Bout …

Happy Inaugural Manicure Monday! Although you might have seen my #ManicureMonday posts on Instagram & Twitter, I’ve never shared them on the blog before. Due to an amazing response to my polish pics, I’ve decided to make it a regular feature here as well. So, without further ado…OPI’s If You…

lust list: rollerball fragrances

It began as the love child of indecision and frugality. I’d received a sample of Love, Chloe and was on the fence about it, an issue that left me perusing the fragrance walls at Sephora. I was into the fragrance, but I wasn’t so sure how it felt about me…

the most fun you can have on a sunny spring …

Some of my friends have really cool jobs. Three of them happen to work at a trampoline company. After months of anticipation, I finally found the time to take a jaunt up to the Springfree Trampoline office for a visit. Kat wasn’t there, so I made myself comfortable at her…

Glee uses gamification on Pinterest to unveil new songs

In an innovative use of the platform, Glee is using gamification on Pinterest to unveil songs from The Graduation album. The dedicated board implores fans to repin, setting a threshold of a certain amount of pins necessary for the link to the new song to go live. The links appear…

Breaking: Facebook acquires Instagram

At 1 p.m., Mark Zuckerberg announced via a public post on his Facebook timeline that Facebook has acquired Instagram for a rumoured $1 billion. Full text: I’m excited to share the news that we’ve agreed to acquire Instagram and that their talented team will be joining Facebook. For years, we’ve…

How to: create your online personal brand

Last week, I had the pleasure of speaking with communications students at York University about creating an online personal brand and becoming a valuable digital citizen. As digital becomes increasingly important, a strong online brand is no longer a ‘nice-to-have’ – it’s a need. Creating a brand for yourself is…

The Single Girl’s To-Do List: Books, Babes & Chocolat

A few weeks ago, I attended the book launch for Lindsey Kelk’s new book, The Single Girl’s To-Do List. The Harper Collins Canada team held the event at swanky Yorkville venue MoRoCo Chocolat, where we were plied with bubbly, chocolate & tasty treats for a couple hours while mix &…