The Married Gals Guide to a Singles Valentine’s Day

I know what you are thinking right now…a big F-you you married lady!!! What the hell do you know about being single on Valentine’s Day???!!! Well listen here people, I was once single on days such as Valentine’s Day, and I actually kind of miss it. Oh I just heard the f-bomb again. Be kind…

You Had Me at Algorithm

So here’s the thing, I am fascinated with the user behaviour associated with online communication and the ability to establish meaningful connections through technology. In my previous article, Naughty Naughty Tinder, You Get What You Give, we explored the fact that technology merely facilitates the interaction and that the ultimate outcome remains that of the…

The ‘Month Of’ Coordinator

Now that wedding season is in full swing, I am constantly seeing posts in wedding related Facebook groups of brides asking for feedback on month-of wedding coordinators. Everyone wants to know whether it’s worth it to hire someone to take over in those last few weeks. I hear a lot of, “well I already did…

Naughty Naughty Tinder – You Get What You Give

Following a recent debate regarding the effectiveness of online dating, I’ve come to the conclusion that technology has become an excuse for bad behaviour. Though I certainly understand that these dating “applications” facilitate our interactions with ease, the underlying intent of the communication remains that of the individual. For instance, I’ve never used Tinder, however…

Finding Love After Divorce

Break ups are never easy.  The emotional rollercoaster that accompanies a parting of ways is challenging at the best of times.  Just knowing that someone is available to help with this transition is incredibly comforting. Patty Searl is one of the most compassionate and caring individuals that I’ve had the pleasure of meeting.  I am…

I’m Not Creeping…It’s Called Research

Yes she is our Dating & Relationship EXPERT and yes she posts [very candid] amazing advice, but honestly, the reason why I love Tina has nothing to do with her personal dating endeavours. Tina is one of the most amazing philanthropists that I’ve had the honour to call my friend.  Her mission melts my heart and…

What I Learned While Dating A Bush Pilot

“It’s just a matter of finding the balance between confidence and respect when landing on mountain tops,” says this Canadian Mountain Pilot. Click the image below to view the entire publication:  Sign up for #thehautelist to receive a complimentary copy in your inbox. [oh my: that’s haute] The Place Where Creatives Click.  We live local. We love…

Not All Fairytales Have Happy Endings

Alright so now that you have it out of your system after a fabulous trash the dress photoshoot, you’re ready to grab the world by the tail and swing it, and then…reality sets in. First comes love…then comes marriage…blah blah blah. Now, don’t get me wrong, I am not being cynical here, however, I have witnessed…

F#@k The Frock & Move On With It Already

Let’s face it, not all relationships were meant to last and to be honest, more often than not this is a blessing in disguise.  So, what do you do with that pretty little dress of yours sitting in the closet collecting dust?  Well, you could sell it, but why pass that shit onto someone else? Instead,…

Naughty Naughty Tinder: You Get What You Give

Following a recent debate regarding the effectiveness of online dating, I’ve come to the conclusion that technology has become an excuse for bad behaviour.  Though I certainly understand that these dating applications facilitate our interactions with ease, the underlying intent of the communication remains that of the individual. For instance, I’ve never used Tinder, however…