Trendy Techie’s Geeky Gift Guide & Giveaway 2017

Trendy Techie’s Geeky Gift Guide & Giveaway 2017

It's that time of year again! The snow has started to fall and Starbucks is serving drinks in holiday cups and my inbox is filling with invitations to festive parties. I'm excited to bring to you my recommendations for the perfect geeky gifts for your adorkable loved ones. Whether you're shopping for the developer, designer, [...]

Happy Holodays from Trendy Techie!

Happy Holodays from Trendy Techie!

'Tis the season! I'm officially on vacation for the rest of the year (okay it's only two weeks but I love saying that) and feeling grateful that I get to have my favourite device, the HoloLens, at home with me over the holidays! To celebrate, I've made this holographic card for you (press play!): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KBut3HAt1OQ [...]

Trendy Techie’s Guide to the 10 BEST Geeky Gifts of 2016

Trendy Techie’s Guide to the 10 BEST Geeky Gifts of 2016

Merry merry everyone! The holidays are upon us like a pack of robot reindeer, racing down the highways, charging up your driveway, and knocking down your door with all the force of Santa Claus after he's eaten all your cookies. Whether you've got your shopping done already or you still haven't found the perfect presents for all your loved ones, Trendy Techie [...]

RBC Avion Holiday Boutique Launch Party at Yorkdale

RBC Avion Holiday Boutique Launch Party at Yorkdale

Let the festivities begin! I love the holiday season and, while I normally wait till December to start celebrating, I kicked things off early this year at the launch party for RBC's Avion Holiday Boutique at Yorkdale Shopping Centre! Open from November 19th through the duration of the holiday season, the Avion Holiday Boutique features [...]

A Warm Winter in Montreal

A Warm Winter in Montreal

If there's one thing Canada is known for, it's our winter weather. But this year, right up until New Year's Eve, our days felt more like mid-March than the pre-Christmas winter wonderland we are used to. But even though the +12 degree (Celsius) temperature was warm for us Canadians, it was still chilly for my [...]

Christmas in Redmond Town Center

Christmas in Redmond Town Center

I wrote this post on Tuesday, December 16th, the evening I arrived in Redmond, Washington. I had it saved as a draft to be edited, but here it is, raw. :) I have had the most amazing day. This is my fourth time in Washington state, and the region has always had a certain magical sparkle [...]

Getting Cozy with Clutch PR

Getting Cozy with Clutch PR

It's not every day you get a secret passcode for a holiday party, but the morning of Clutch PR's highly anticipated #GetCozy2014 party, invited guests received an email with detailed instructions of how to get into the swanky second-floor loft belonging to Gem Hunter Ron LeBlanc. Hidden behind a discreet door with a keypad is [...]