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How I Broke My Foot

Ok let’s get one thing straight. My foot isn’t broken, it’s sprained. But I think “Broke” my foot rolls off the tongue better, so I’m going with it. So basically I was in LA for this bachelorette for my girlfriend Jenna, and we were out at a club Poppy. Now I have a longstanding history with Poppy, because at Coachella, I lost my friends at the Poppy party (which was IN A GIANT FIELD) for 2.5 hours and they all had to…

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Five Ways to Kick Your Own Ass

Hello from the beautiful state of California. It’s been a minute since I’ve written out a life update post and I thought it was a good time to share. Truthfully, my lack of posting was due to the fact that I was feeling pretty low at this point of my freelancing career. I felt like I should be at a different place by this point, and that times were getting stressful with the busy-ness of wedding season. Those things, paired…

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Talking Schitt with Sarah Levy

This week welcomes Sarah Levy to the Ya, We’re Basic. podcast. As your resident feel good waitress, Twyla Sands on CBC’s Schitt’s Creek, she knows a thing or two about reading people both on and off the screen. I put her to the test as we breakdown the biggest celebrity news stories and things get a little heated discussing FLOTUS’ and her disgusting fashun choices. We also get a few behind-the-scenes nuggets on what to expect on the new season…

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Understanding your Aura

On this week’s podcast, I welcome Aura Photographer and Energy Reader, Evelyn Salvarinas. Evelyn owns and operates Rose Aura, an aura photographer service where you can go in or have her come to you and get your own personalized photo and reading. We discuss chakras, what your reading can mean and how often you should be getting one. She also dives in to a fun little celebrity story and basically convinced me to find a boyfriend to do a couples’…

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SO MUCH GOSSIP

Ok it’s been a minute since I’ve delivered a new podcast but I swear this one makes up for it. I am thrilled to be back, sharing my thoughts on the biggest celebrity news stories of the past few weeks. We got Justin Theroux, we talk Drake and Pusha T, I try to dissect the Hailey, Justin, Shawn love triangle and we go hard on Ariana & Pete’s romantic timeline. Let me just tell you it is a FULL episode.…

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Women Making Waves: Samara Zelniker of Mindfulness Matters

You had a chance to hear about Samara Zelniker of Mindfulness Matters a couple weeks ago on the Ya, We’re Basic. podcast. I had such an incredible time connecting with her and want to continue to share more about the amazing work she’s doing for millennial women looking for more in their everyday lives. Read on below to learn even more about her and if you’re in Toronto be sure to sign up for one of the last spots for her Revitalize…

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THE Royal Wedding

Over the weekend we got to take in the Royal Wedding and if you were eager enough to wake up at 4 AM EST then you know it was a moment that we were lucky to bear witness to. The newly penned Duke and Duchess of Sussex wasted no time serving us with a ceremony to remember with amazing performances and the belief that true love does exist! I’m breaking down what I loved and didn’t love about the day in a Royal…

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New Show Alert: Where To I Do?

If 2018 has taught us anything, it’s that I love a good unscripted TV show. I mean, I even gave Entertainment it’s own Menu Tab and it has to be one of the most discussed subjects when we chat in the DMs. So you know when I am really excited about something TV-related, I am going to share it with you and tell you to watch it so we can talk about it together. And that is what brings us…

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Why Mindfulness Matters with Samara Zelniker

WE INTERRUPT THIS DRAMATIC ROYAL WEEK TO LET YOU KNOW THE PODCAST IS LIVE. Seriously, amidst all of the Markle insanity I cannot express how amazing it was to take a minute and chat all things self-love and wellness with Samara Zelniker of Mindfulness Matters. Samara is a wellness and life coach, yoga instructor and hosts wellness retreats all across the world.  She is currently bringing her wellness retreats home to Toronto on Saturday June 2nd and has opened up a block of…

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