Well, it's that time of year again! Time to break open the piggy bank and start shopping for someone other than yourself, even though you're probably going to be buying yourself a gift or two along the way. It's somehow already December and before you know it it'll be Christmas Day! I usually save my shopping until the very last minute and if you're anything like me, being in a mall with a bunch of crazy shoppers while frantically running around looking for gifts is the last thing you'll want to be doing. I know I can save myself the agony by getting my shopping done earlier, but that just defeats the rules of procrastination. So, to save you all the mental stress (nothing I can do about the sore arms and legs you'll have from all of your shopping though) I've come up with a little Holiday Gift Guide for the minimalite in your life.Read More
So, last month I turned 25. I know, buckle up because here comes the mid-life crisis. When I was a lot younger this was the birthday that I grew up dreading. Everyone always said that this is the age when your life starts to go downhill - the hangovers are so much more real, you gain weight a lot easier, and you no longer get away with things simply by batting your eyelashes or putting on your best puppy dog face. You're an adult now. Shit gets real and let me just say, they weren't wrong (about the adulting part). But as I woke up the day after celebrating my birthday, with no hangover, I realized that it's really not that bad. I mean, I'm only a little over a month in but so far so good!
In the last year of my early 20s I did a lot of reflecting, learned a lot more about myself and became someone who I was proud of. I reminisced on those years and realized how different I am now compared to my early 20s when I thought I had everything figured out. Which is why I started to curate a list of 24 things I learned at 24.Read More
Well, it's officially Fall! It's that time of year where the leaves change colour, the air gets a little more crisp and we literally see all the ads for Pumpkin Spice Lattes. But more importantly, we bring out our coziest sweaters and layer up with our favourite outerwear pieces that have been tucked away in our closets for way too long. Thank God because I can't dress for shit in the Summer.Read More
September has been one hell of a month and we're only a little past the half way mark. Don't get me wrong here, I don't mean "hell" like it's been a bad month, I mean "hell" as in it's been rad AF. Like how people say bad, but actually mean good - yeah, that's what I mean. Anyway, the point is it's been a wicked month filled with a lot of excitement. I've moved into my own apartment (currently furnishing - tour coming soon), launched my blog and I'm now in the middle of planning a private launch party for it. And let's also not forget that...Read More
In May of 2016, I finally purchased my domain and started the journey of bringing tonyvous.com to life. After two years of dreaming, four months of constant preparation, creating, editing and countless cups of coffee I am beyond proud and excited to officially have my blog go live. It's been a long time coming, but we're finally here!Read More