Visit Kentucky

Visit Kentucky: Bourbon Country

Jim Beam is one of my client’s brands. I do the public relations for Beam Suntory in Canada and am lucky to have an opportunity to work with some amazing brands, including this delicious-tasting bourbon. I recently had an opportunity to visit Kentucky and escort five Canadian spirits and travel writers to explore bourbon in this state, with a particular focus on award-winning Jim Beam and Knob Creek brands. I will leave the article writing ...

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Taste of Burlington 2014

Taste of Burlington 2014: The Launch Party

The Taste of Burlington 2014, summer edition, is starting soon! Starting on July 20th and running through to August 3, 2014, it’s the food-lovers adventure in this lovely city just 30 to 40 minutes west of Toronto. I had the privilege of participating in the launch event on June 26th, as part of the local media and bloggers, helping promote the event and tourism in Burlington, Ontario. As if this would be difficult to write ...

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how to clean up your garage

How to Clean Up Your Garage

You may think that to clean up your garage, all you need to do is throw away the old junk or sell it in a garage sale. There’s more to properly cleaning it so that it adds value to your home, makes it an extra room with organized storage and a stress-free zone. When you come home at the end of a day at work, you don’t want to be placing your car in a ...

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Review Groundswell

Book Review: Groundswell – Chapters 1 to 5

In May, my husband Frank and I enrolled ourselves into the online Social Media Marketing course offered by Toronto’s George Brown College. Part of the course is to read a book on social media and do a book report on it. I decided to review Groundswell: Winning in the World Transformed by Social Technologies by Forrester Research executives Charlene Li and Josh Bernoff. Although a bit out-of-date when it comes to the technical aspects of ...

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