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    Closing Time

    Yesterday I announced the closure of my first startup. I was dreading it for weeks but now that my intention is out there, I feel a sense of relief. Relief in that…

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    16 Valentine’s Day Ideas for Broke Couples

    Happy Valentine’s Day, all you lovers out there. I love Valentine’s. It’s a great holiday, isn’t it? I think there’s a lot of false pressure that makes people loathe it, like a…

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    Visiting Angkor Wat: What to Expect

    Siem Reap is the gateway to enlightenment, or rather the starting point to Angkor archeological park in Cambodia. Most people are familiar with the Temple of Angkor Wat and Bayon, but the site…

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    Choosing Your Wedding Venue

    Your wedding venue…kind of a big deal. It sets the tone for everything and can make your wedding planning as smooth as buttah or a total nightmare. Not to mention that your…

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    14 Ways to Meet People as a Solo Traveller

    Last week, I was catching up with a girlfriend of mine and telling her about my recent Asia trip. She asked me about Bangkok and I couldn’t stop raving about it, what…

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    Wedding Updates

    According to our TheKnot.com website, Andrew and I are getting married in 184 days! It’s crazy. Wasn’t it yesterday we got engaged? And now it’s happening in a few short months. July…

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    6 Things I’m Going to Quit Buying in 2017

    How’s your 2017 going? And what about those resolutions? I’ve been ruthlessly decluttering and clearing our space in the process of carrying out my own resolution of adultizing our apartment. It’s amazing…

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    Holiday Cheer

    Merry Christmas! I had a fun and relaxing weekend at my parents’. My sister, Melissa, is back from school after having spent the last four months in Halifax. For the second year…

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    Taking the Ferry to Koh Lanta from Ao Nang

    If you’re looking for great beaches with a laid-back vibe, Koh Lanta is it. It has it all — great diving, delicious food, clean beaches, a national park, and fishing villages to…