What does it mean to be happy? Explore the answers in With/out Pretend’s “Happy If You Know It”

With/out Pretend is a Canadian independent publishing company run entirely by founder and owner, Erin Klassen. I met Erin for … More

Amanda Scriver takes ownership of her self-made title, “Fat, Loud and Shouty Writer,” while using her voice and her role to amplify others

Talking to Amanda Scriver, author, lover of community and social media and foodie, is like hearing all of her thoughts … More

To Empower, Inspire and Unite: Herday creates safe spaces for women – both natural and virtual – to embrace femininity and self-care

Herday launched in May 2015 and since, it has continued to provide an intimate social haven and series of events, … More

Coupling sounds of the 60s and 70s with contemporary folk, The O’Pears bring something sweet to the Canadian music scene

Jill Harris, Lydia Persaud and Meg Contini make up The O’Pears, a Toronto-based contemporary folk trio. Jill (Vocals/Guitar), Lydia (Vocals/Ukulele) … More

With collaboration and sustainability, this Canadian designer and pattern-maker turns her love for textiles into a tactic for business success

Toronto’s Danni Simmen is the mastermind behind Pepper B., a local brand that creates, produces and sells  Canadian-made home goodies … More

Power, Passion, Personality and Puns: What this copywriter and mobile hairstylist can’t live without

One look at Dana Ciani’s social media presence and you’ll know she’s witty and creative, with really great hair. I … More

After life handed Rachel Kelly a big lemon, she knew it was time to open Make Lemonade, a workspace for Toronto women

Rachel Kelly is the Founder of Toronto’s Make Lemonade, a workspace for women in that city’s downtown core. Make Lemonade … More

Surrey’s Rachel Wong commits to the craft of writing, while balancing a gig at a local radio station and a full-time course load

Rachel Wong is a writer, communicator, food aficionado and piano player. Living in Surrey, BC with her family, Rachel is … More