Archive for the ‘Personal’ Category
Hi I’m Aleks – and I love caffeine. Specifically, I’m a coffee girl. And if you followed me on Instagram or Twitter you’d know this as I’m often posting pictures of various coffees I like to drink. There’s nothing better than the smell of full-bodied perfection in the early mornings. I dare you to show […]
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Tags: #CaffeinationNation, Caffeination Nation, Caffeine Detox, Vanilla Affagato
Happy 20th anniversary to Nirvana’s Nevermind album, one that was my door to grunge and a staple on my playlists. This is my “thank you” for the music.
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Tags: Grunge, Nevermind 20th Anniversary, Nirvana, Nirvana Nevermind, Nirvana Nevermind 20th Anniversary, Smells Like Teen Spirit, Something In The Way, Stay Away
Went to my first ever TIFF movie thanks to Diet Coke! Took in a fabulous Quebecois comedy called Starbuck and here are my thoughts.
Filed under: Movies, Personal | 2 Comments
Tags: Diet Coke TIFF Contest, Patrick Huard, Starbuck, Starbuck Movie, Starbuck Movie Review, TIFF, TIFF 2011, Toronto International Film Festival
I took a night class this past spring and found it to be such a wonderful, stimulating experience. I forgot how much I loved school! Here are some reasons why I recommend everyone should take a few continuing education courses long after your post-secondary education is done.
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Tags: Nerd Alert, postaweek2011, Stay In School
Wishing the Vancouver Canucks luck during game 6 of the Stanley Cup Finals. Hoping Luongo will get a chance to lift this bad boy soon this game or next.
Filed under: Canada, Personal, Sports | Leave a Comment
Tags: Boston Bruins, Game 6, Stanley Cup, Stanley Cup Finals 2011, Vancouver Canucks
Yup – Hotmail is down. Yup – I still have a hotmail addy even though I don’t use it much nowadays. This incident made me reflect a little on a young Interwebs…here are some of my thoughts. Got any to add to my list?
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Tags: Does Anyone Use Hotmail?, future of email, Gmail User, Hotmail, Hotmail Email Address, Hotmail is down, postaweek2011, The Young Internet
Last night I attended an amazing Chilean Wine tasting at The Spoke Club in Toronto all courtesy of Notable. Here are some highlights. (It’s a short piece…there was no time for pics when there is wine to be tasted!)
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Tags: #NotableChileanWines, Chilean Wines, Gato Negro Merlot, Montes Classic Series Sauvignon Blanc, Notable Chilean Wine Tasting, NotableTV, postaweek2011, Wine Tasting TO, Wines from Chile