The Write Stuff

If I were a boy.

If I were a boy.
When I was in university, an editor at the student newspaper took me on almost as an apprentice. I later found out he was interested in me beyond ...

Closet full of clothes and nothing to wear.

Closet full of clothes and nothing to wear.
Do you ever have a closet full of clothes with seemingly nothing to wear?  Whenever I'm having the hardest time deciding on what to wear, I always...

We all need more Creative Mornings in our lives.

We all need more Creative Mornings in our lives.
I love Creative Mornings. I'm going to fill this post with all the amazing things I love about this series and the life-changing friendships I've b...

You can do it.

You can do it.
I am so stressed right now. I have a zit the size of my first growing on my chin, waiting to show it's ugly head to let everyone know that I'm los...

Get uncomfortable.

Get uncomfortable.
 My friend Mary did this lettering for me a while ago and wanted to share it:

Seven really odd pictures on my camera roll.

Seven really odd pictures on my camera roll.
The other day, I realized I have over 7,500 photos on my phone.  And going through them, I noticed I have a lot of weird photos and videos on ther...

Unplug.

Unplug.
The past few posts have been pre-written and set to publish. I'm not going to lie about that. I love my 100-day project, it forces me to be creati...

The best things to do in Spring

The best things to do in Spring
It's here. It's spring. I hibernate all winter for this. When it doesn't hurt to breathe, and you don't have to wear your -40 parka to walk 2 bloc...

The story I tell myself.

The story I tell myself.
I’m terrible at giving feedback. Maybe it’s a confrontation issue, who knows. But what I do know is I have an amazing coach through Shopify who ha...

My four rules of packing.

My four rules of packing.
1. If it doesn't bring you joy, don't put it in your suitcase. 2. You've never packed a suitcase properly until you've incorporated packing cubes....

You must celebrate your accomplishments 🍾

You must celebrate your accomplishments 🍾
Recently, I wrote about four pieces of advice from amazing women in my life. One of those pieces of advice was from my good friend Courtney, who a...

Caitlin goes shopping for drugs.

Caitlin goes shopping for drugs.
For those of you who are new to the party, cannabis is legal in Canada now. A new recreational cannabis store opened up a few blocks down, Hobo, a...