Just Breathe and Embrace “JOMO”

The Japanese have a word for “death from overwork.” It’s Karōshi. Their country actually keeps track of Karōshi statistics, due to rash of sudden deaths that have been blamed on work-related stress and exhaustion. Young Japanese professionals are literally dropping dead from pushing themselves too far. But, this phenomenon is not unique to Japan. It’s a…

Dog Days of Seattle: A Dog’s Guide to the Emerald City

Travelling with your dog can be a challenge, especially when you’re headed to a city. But, Seattleites love their dogs just as much as the next guy and bringing your pooch to the Emerald City is totally doable. You just need to know where to go and what to do. On a recent Klout Perks-sponsored…

Thank you Whistler

Five years ago, I arrived in Whistler by Greyhound bus in the middle of a snowy January night. I had nothing but a suitcase and a dream to live in my favourite ski town on the planet. My goal? To stay for the season and check off my “live in a ski town” bucket list…