Lisa LaFlamme and the Casual Sexism

Lisa LaFlamme and the Casual Sexism

Source image: CTV News “You hear that all the 51 year old women?” Lisa said, “We’re just children.” Watching the federal election coverage last night, there was a moment when the record scratched for me. It wasn’t because of a win...
What Women Wear is Their Business (not yours, old man)

What Women Wear is Their Business (not yours, old man)

I’m just going to say it: I’m sick of old white guys telling women what to wear. And I’m certainly not fond of them doing it under the guise of protecting women’s rights. Forcing a woman to do anything with her own body is not protecting her rights. Just stop....
Give Up on Inspiration

Give Up on Inspiration

There’s a million things on my mind today besides writing this blog post. I’m thinking about my Mint.com balances (no more positive than last time, but a perpetual burden on my psyche.) I’m watching this fantastic TED talk about infidelity. I’m...
5 Engaging Songs to Help You Focus

5 Engaging Songs to Help You Focus

Some people find music distracting, but I work in an open office and it’s a necessary part of life for me. When there are dozens of conversations and clacking keyboards to drown out, music can help you pull it together and finish that report. Research seems to...