WhatsApp

I'm a WhatsApp user.  The app has not only gone well beyond other messaging services in popularity, which were already in a very good position, but it also ushered in a new era of social relations through technology. According to a study by Global Web Index, which conducts research on the use of WhatsApp in... Continue Reading →

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Review: Jessica Jones (Season 2)

Jessica Jones Season 2 came out on Netflix on International Women's Day. Coincidence? I think not. I'm a huge fan of Jessica Jones. I have watched the first season over and over again. I have to admit that I was terrified that season 2 would be disappointing after such an amazing 1st season. I happy... Continue Reading →

National Inventor Day

Today marks National Inventor Day. Human history is full of inventions that can be credited to women, but we rarely learn about them in school since most of the literature taught in schools is written by white male authors. I thought it would be a great time to talk about a few female inventors that have... Continue Reading →

Peggy Whitson – Space Station Commander

Over 200 astronauts have stepped into the vacuum of space. Here is a brief history of one of those courageous spacewalkers. Today marks Peggy Whitson's birthday.  Whitson is the first female Space Station Commander and has a doctorate in biochemistry. In June 2017, Withson broke the record for the longest single spaceflight by a woman. She has... Continue Reading →

Travel Wishlist

It's winter. I don't know where you are in the world right now, but I am surrounded by snow and freezing cold. It's time to dream about faraway places I would love to see. I have been lucky in my life to have the opportunity to travel and visit many countries (France, Greece, Italy, Malta,... Continue Reading →

National Trivia Day

Today marks National Trivia Day. Trivia day is the perfect day to share all of those silly little facts that almost nobody knows, making this day fun and interesting one to spend with friends and family or browsing the internet sharing and learning new things. Did you know? Trivial Pursuit was first created in Montreal,... Continue Reading →

Top 10 superheroes

December 28th is Stan Lee's birthday. I had the wonderful honour to meet him at a ComicCon a few years ago. He truly turned a job into a passion. Since most of my favourite superheroes are from Marvel, I decided to do a top 10 superheroes (not necessarily in order): Black Widow (Natasha Romanoff) Elite female sleeper... Continue Reading →

You know you’re a geek when…

When the words Don't Panic appeared on the movie theatre screen, I was the only one to squee in excitement realizing that they were doing a Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy movie. When your wedding theme is based on your favourite television show: Doctor Who. My boss came to my desk this morning and said: "You are... Continue Reading →

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

I went to see Star Wars: The Last Jedi last night with my husband, my brother and cousin and none of us were disapointed. If you get through the massive amount of pre-movie commercials without loosing your mind, you will be in for a wonderful ride. I got earnestly choked up a couple different times.... Continue Reading →

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