How to use Goodreads to Promote your Book

With 75 million members, 2.2 billion books added and over 77 million book reviews, Goodreads is the world’s largest social media platform for readers and book recommendations. Since Goodreads is a book lovers’ hot spot, it only makes sense that authors and book publishers leverage this platform to promote their books.

10 Books Perfect for a Summer Vacation

Looking for a great new summer read that is perfect for the beach, a weekend at the cottage or simply a good book that will transport you to Tuscany or the Amalfi Coast during your morning commute? Here are 10 new novels I’m excited to read, by authors Tomi Adeyemi, Anna Yen, Lauren Weisberger, Franchesca…

iPhone 8: is it worth the upgrade?

I recently upgraded to the iPhone 8. I should start by saying that my previous phone was the iPhone 6. I know, I know, it’s about time. I’m not a heavy phone user, in the sense that I don’t use my phone to watch movies or TV shows nor do I use it for playing…

5 Tips For Improving Your LinkedIn Profile

Whether you’re in the midst of looking for a new job or your LinkedIn profile is out of date, here are some simple tips on how to improve your LinkedIn profile and make it standout amongst the rest.

Food for Thought: Rejection

They say it happens to the best of us. It makes our skin thicker. It makes us value the joy of acceptance all that more. Blah, blah, blah. Rejection absolutely sucks. 

My Favourite Cookbooks

Whether you’re looking to purchase a cookbook to help expand your culinary repertoire or you’re simply looking for a new book to brighten up your coffee table, here’s a list of my favourite beautiful cookbooks that are filled with delicious recipes and drool-worthy photos.

An American Marriage

To say Oprah’s Book Club selection, “An American Marriage” by Tayari Jones, is a complicated love story, would be an understatement. But to say this is the best novel I’ve read in a very long time is the stone cold truth. 

What to do in Creemore, Ontario

If you find yourself planning either a day trip or weekend getaway to Creemore, check out my favourite main street spots for where to eat, play, shop and stay.

Tote Bags that are Perfect for Work (and everything else)

Call me crazy but I have pretty high expectations when it comes to my work tote bag. I know, I know – but hear me out. My expectations are high because my trusted tote isn’t only used during the weekdays from 9-5, this bag is my go-to  “carry all” for practically everything: running errands, meetings,…

Food for Thought: Perfection

I stumbled upon this quote by Voltaire and it really resonated with me: “Don’t let the perfect be the enemy of the good” . So often our hunger for perfection makes us devalue what is right in front of us. It’s an easy trap to fall into since it takes barely any effort at all to…