September 4, 2018 Jameela

Right now I am chilling in Seattle waiting for my flight to Tokyo.

My debit card isn’t working, so I had to buy coffee using my credit card :'( I hate using my credit card.

I miraculously woke up at 4:15 AM to be at the airport at 5:45 am.… Read More

August 30, 2018 Jameela


I am starting a book club based on the books below and it is going to be AWESOME!

UPDATE: We are hosting the discussion on Slack and will meet in person every 1 to 2 months. Please email me at info ( at) to get an invite to slack 🙂


I started listening to a sweet podcast called “The History of Philosophy Without Any Gaps” because I wanted to learn more about the roots of Western civilization.… Read More

June 11, 2018 Jameela 1Comment

I am beyond excited to see Haley MacLeod on June 13th for her book signing at The Wednesday Room. Haley is a born and raised Calgarian (aka unicorn) who is releasing her book titled Room 5608.

Room 5608 is the debut poetry book of Haley MacLeod.

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June 6, 2018 Jameela

I am doing a 30 minute by 30 days fitness challenge that my gym is promoting.

The challenge is exactly as it sounds. Do at least 30 minutes of exercise every day for 30 days. There are no prizes, but I am participating for the satisfaction of saying I did it.… Read More

May 27, 2018 Jameela

Now, there are few things I love more than made-to-measure and made in Canada.

I recently attended Anneke Forbes’ “Make Your Own Motorcycle Jacket” event and it was amazing. Getting clothing made for you seems like a luxury, but it really is a necessity when you are choosing an investment piece like a jacket.… Read More

May 20, 2018 Jameela

What should I do in Venice Beach?

I went to Venice Beach on a little bit of a whim this January. When I was there I found myself searching for the best things to do (at least for me). Now that it is almost summer, I suspect you’re looking for a fun place to visit.Read More

March 7, 2018 Jameela

Should I Read to My Child Every Day?

The simple answer is yes. Every. Day. Even when you don’t want to read a bedtime story to your children, you have to. Why? Because it helps to build a solid foundation for language, and consequently, excelling in school.… Read More

November 12, 2017 Jameela

This isn’t a real post. I’m on a break from blogging. So in between now and after Christmas I will be posting sporadically.

Here are some photos from 10 at 10 that I want to remember from the 6 year anniversary.… Read More

September 8, 2017 Jameela

Of all the things I worried about during my second pregnancy ‘not getting a full night sleep 1 and 3/4 years later’ wasn’t one of them. 

Warning:  I’m really just here to complain. This post is more for my own personal archives to prevent me from having a third child ?

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