Winnipeg’s Local Racial Inclusion Summit

Winnipeg, Manitoba. The Centre of Canada and the heart of the prairies. Thriving and bustling with multiculturalism, diversity, economic gain and industry progress. A meeting place of the Red and Assiniboine rivers. However . . . Winnipeg, Manitoba was also given the title of the most racist city in all of Canada while segregation and…

Music Festival Season

Music Festival season is upon us and it's glorious. The summer heat mixed with the satisfying sounds of music flowing into our ears. Giving us that sense that every little thing is going to be fine, reality forgotten. The exhilarating feeling of unity as every individual around you embodies the same vibes, flowing into their…

24 Hours In Dryden Ontario

7:00 AM up bright and early, essential Tim Hortons coffee stop and then we were ready for the approximate 4 hour road trip down to the small town of Dryden, Ontario, Canada. 24 hours later my travelling partner (a.k.a my wonderful mother) and I were heading home with great vibes, stories to tell, new connections,…

FlashBack Friday: Cancun, Mexico!

Back in 2010, my graduating class and I took a trip down to Cancun, Mexico for a week of adventure. I remember it being my second time travelling alone without family so I was incredibly nervous but also extremely excited for what plans we had ahead. The idea that I was travelling with my fellow…

3 6 5 Days Later . . .

I can't believe it's already been a whole 365 days since the start of this little creative space! I also can't believe how much it has grown and how you guys are actually enjoying the content I put out there to the point where I receive such long sweet messages from readers. I only hope…

H A P P Y 2 0 1 5

I understand that I am a little late to the game of wishing everyone a happy new year but it is better late than never! Right? I hope that all of you had a great 2014 and wishing that you all to have an even greater 2015! As for myself, during times of transition, I tend…

5 Reasons To Have More Live Music In Your Life.

           I recently had the pleasure to take a break from studying and clear my mind to go witness beautiful live music with the smokey, flawless voice of Shakey Graves himself along with his musical buddies and opening artists, Esme Patterson and Rayland Baxter.  Shakey is an amazing singer/songwriter from Texas…

World Indigenous Business Forum 2014!

   The Indigenous Leadership Development Institute Inc (ILDII) in Winnipeg helps organize the World Indigenous Business Forum (WIBF) with a community host in different parts of the world every year. This year it was hosted in Guatemala City at the West Camino Real Hotel in the heart of Guatemala and took place from October 28th - 30th. The…

A P O E M

The Performance of the World For strength. To embrace me, I can recognize its brevity, Surviving among impulsive disasters. For evolution, revolution, And time. To withhold Dreams, imploding at the seams, inspire, Open our minds. To maintain And protect damage – of land From populations pollutants, of toxicity From each nation. To thrive. To pry…

Self Doubt, Insecurities, Etc.

Self doubt. we all have it from time to time. some more than others. In fact, I've had major self doubt about this post. I haven't written anything in awhile because I've been over thinking on what kind of content to write. Should I write about serious personal stories? perhaps a comedic piece? or how…