bullet journal, organization

organization || how i use Google Calendar | calendar blocking for focus & efficiency

Writing to-do lists is only half the battle to staying organized. The other half is managing your time well, and there's no better tool for blocking out time chunks in your day-to-day life than Google Calendar! Today I'm bringing you a much-requested video as I explain 5 key components of my Google Calendar scheduling system,… Continue reading organization || how i use Google Calendar | calendar blocking for focus & efficiency

food, lifestyle, printables

lifestyle || grocery tips + shopping list PRINTABLE

As I spoke about in my latest video, "top tips for moving in and living alone", grocery shopping and cooking is one of the big challenges that you will encounter if you're moving out of your parents' house for the first time. In preparation for the new school year and many people taking this big… Continue reading lifestyle || grocery tips + shopping list PRINTABLE

lifestyle, organization, videos

video || TOP TIPS for moving in & living alone at university

Moving out of your parents' house and into your very first rental home is one of the biggest and scariest stages of growing up. If you're a student in university, you're probably getting ready to do this soon! Today I broke down some of my experiences living alone for the first time this summer, and… Continue reading video || TOP TIPS for moving in & living alone at university

art, bullet journal, giveaways, organization, videos

video || mistral spirit on TV: back to school with crayola

This morning, I woke up at 5:30 am in my hotel room in Montreal, straightened my hair, did my makeup, ate a night-old croissant and muffin, and headed down to film - YES, FILM - my first ever TV appearance! Breakfast TV Montreal did a live segment on back-to-school ideas using the Crayola Take Note!… Continue reading video || mistral spirit on TV: back to school with crayola

bullet journal, organization, videos

video || SIMPLE Bullet Journal Set-up for University | 2nd Year in Queen’s Commerce

For my second-year university bullet journal, I've decided to try and get the best of both worlds! I want to share it with you - but I also want to continue using it for everything. And when I say everything, I mean everything: journaling, sketching, note-taking, interview prep, workout planning, project outlining and deadline tracking.… Continue reading video || SIMPLE Bullet Journal Set-up for University | 2nd Year in Queen’s Commerce

things i learned, writing

writing || On the 9 to 5

The Queen's Solar Design Team's retrofitted autonomous home on campus. Three months ago, I started my first 9 to 5 job. I'm working as the business manager for the Queen's Solar Design Team, which is a self-managed design team operating out of the engineering department. It forms part of a "Summer Work Experience Program" that… Continue reading writing || On the 9 to 5

academia, fitness, lifestyle, videos

day in the life at Queen’s University | VLOG!

TODAY was AWESOME! Follow me around campus to see what a busy, productive Tuesday of a first year commerce student at Queen's University looks like. My first vlog ever was so much fun to film! What I did today (Tuesday, February 5, 2019: workout at the gym laundry class thrift shopping + cafe downtown (in… Continue reading day in the life at Queen’s University | VLOG!