Today, I hosted an IG Ask Me Anything! takeover for Jack Dot Org focusing on how to social media in your advocacy. Jack.org is an organization bringing together young leaders to address mental health across Canada and they are Canada’s only charity training and empowering young leaders to revolutionalize mental health. They do this through making Jack speakers […]
Summer is almost over and that means school is starting up again. SOON. Whether you’re going into Grade 6, Grade 12 or university, school can bring on stress and anxiety for students as the school work piles up. I’m going into Grade 10 and something that I am making a priority this year is self […]
August. It’s August. Already. We’re one month into summer vacation AND one month away from a new school year. A fresh start – new classes, new teachers and a clean slate. As I gear up for a new school year, I’m thinking about how I can create a positive impact while going through my everyday […]
One of the questions that I get asked a lot is how I learn about the different issues I’m passionate about and how I find the resources and tools to take action. My answer is that it’s never just one place and that it’s usually a combination of the internet, social media and people. The […]
Expressing myself is something that has always felt natural to me. So, when I started thinking about spreading my message far and wide, being in control of my online voice was an important first step. My family has always been supportive when it comes to sharing my voice and values with the world. So, when […]
I went to my very first March in January of 2016. It was the Women’s March in Toronto and it was such a powerful moment. I felt a sense of togetherness, community and I could feel all the change that was being created and all the inspiration that was being sparked right there. It was […]
Now, perhaps more than ever before, our voices matter. More than anything in the world, I believe that all of our voices matter and that we need to be empowered to stand up and speak up anywhere and everywhere. We need to be confident that we can speak to the issues that matter to us whether that is in a classroom or online. I believe that we are getting there and there are examples of strong, confident and outspoken leaders among us that show us what is possible.
Would you believe me if I told you that bees are a vital part of our environment, economy and daily lives? I probably wouldn’t have believed me either until last year, but it’s true. 1 in 3 bites of the food we eat is made possible by bees and other pollinators. 90% of the world […]