Behind the Blog {3}: 6 steps to starting a blog

Now that you know what to expect from the world of blogging, are you ready to jump right in? There are a few steps that you need to take before you can enter the blogosphere. Let's go through them. Pick a host site Deciding which host site to go with could be a tough decision … Continue reading Behind the Blog {3}: 6 steps to starting a blog

6 podcasts I can’t stop listening to

As of lately, I've found myself listening to podcasts almost religiously. Whether I'm in the car, cooking, or in bed, there's likely a podcast playing in the background. My love for podcasts has grown so much so that I've even thought about recording one myself. I mean I love to talk (when the topic is … Continue reading 6 podcasts I can’t stop listening to

(Guest post) 7 Tips for Starting a Zero Waste Lifestyle

My name is Steph from Sustainably Savvy at sustainablysavvy.com, my website shares tips on how to live more thoughtfully. I just wanted to thank Mikayla for this opportunity to write a guest post for her blog. More and more people are taking their own cautionary steps to reduce their impact on the environment by adopting … Continue reading (Guest post) 7 Tips for Starting a Zero Waste Lifestyle

Supporting local: MRose Chateau

(AD) MRose Chateau is a beautiful, luxurious home decor shop located in Cattleya Hotel. Founded by Terriann Humphrey and her life partner, this business offers decor that is to die for. Walking into MRose Chateau was like walking straight into a Pinterest board. I didn't know where to start. MRose Chateau The name MRose Chateau … Continue reading Supporting local: MRose Chateau

Is it time for plan(et) B?

If you read my previous post then you'll know that 2018 was my year for growth. One of the aspects of my life that I really aimed at working on was my negative impact on the environment. I wanted to reduce my footprint as much as I could. Now I've always been pretty conscious but … Continue reading Is it time for plan(et) B?

Supporting local: Product Junkie

Happy FriYAY! Hope everyone is doing well. We're kicking off the New Year with a Supporting Local post. Inspiration for this business stemmed from personal experiences with both local and International subscription boxes. The desire for things to be done a bit differently when it came to these boxes sparked an idea in the minds … Continue reading Supporting local: Product Junkie

Why I stopped making New Year’s resolutions

So it's a New Year! Your social media timelines are probably flooded with people posting about their resolutions. After all, New Year new me right? I was the 'poster girl' for New Year new me. I would make a list of all my resolutions when a New Year was approaching and I'd try my best … Continue reading Why I stopped making New Year’s resolutions

My love/hate relationship with blogging

I've been blogging now for just about two years so let me just say, I've taken a fair amount of breaks. Whether it was a quick week or two or a few blog-free months, I've needed it. Now don't get me wrong. I love blogging and I love having a platform where I can voice my opinions but it's a stressful industry.