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Matisse stands next to a projection screen with the title slide for her presentation, Putting the A in IDEA.

Achievement Unlocked: IABC World Conference

Jul 8, 20224 min read

Since I realized that public relations and communications were my career path, I created a bucket list of professional goals I wanted to achieve: Check out all the ribbons. Not bad for my first in-person IABC World Conference. I can’t…

Mug Monday Recap: January 2022

Mug Monday Recap: January 2022

Feb 13, 20224 min read

In late November, my husband started poking fun at my mug collection. More so the number of mugs I have, especially since we are only two people in the house. So, I decided I needed to vindicate the collection by…

A blond me holding a baby while outside

The baby dilemma

Jan 23, 20226 min read

Well, alright, this is a first. I honestly have no idea how to start this post, but here’s hoping it gets smoother as we move along. Why is it so challenging? Because it’s about babies. I’ve taken to this blog…

My desk with an iMac, laptop and some books on it. It sits under a large window.

Take a Look: My Home Office

Jan 15, 20227 min read

My home office has always been a little slice of heaven, even before that faithful day in March 2020 when we were forced to work from home indefinitely. Since moving into our house four years ago, I continually worked on…

Life with ED

Life with ED

Jan 10, 20227 min read

Trigger Warning: This post will discuss disordered eating, sexual abuse, self-harm, and suicidal thinking. Next month will mark my 14th anniversary of entering an in-patient eating disorder program in Guelph, Ont. The journey to get to that point and since…