Hello Darlings, As you greet yet another concierge who cheerfully suggests an itinerary for one, you start to wonder is this really a good idea? It is!!! What stands in the way of discovery is typically novelty of a place and struggling with an opportunity of being alone. For most the thought of having a dinner or going to the movies only in ones company is dreaded. For me, I’ve learned that when life throws a curveball you should run with it. That is exactly how I learned to not only be comfortable when travelling alone but actually enjoying it!

Marta Tryshak at St. George Island, Florida
I did not chose to travel alone, my work caught me by surprise. While it was miserable at first, now I appreciate the time. This acceptance of circumstances has translated into other areas of my life but it all started with travel. It took baby steps and the realization that I’m not a total loser for wanting to go alone on vacation to embrace the opportunity. 

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Hello Darlings, For the duration of this week, Toronto city has celebrated our talented designers and highlighted the best of their talent during Toronto Fashion Week. While the runways show the beautiful works, it is also the talents behind the scenes that make designer’s vision come to life. This Friday, October 24th Fashion Magazine is celebrating the talent behind Toronto’s World MasterCard Fashion Week. The best part is that you’re welcome to join the festivities, by clicking on the image below.
Fashion Magazine Toronto Fashion Week Awards

Leading up to the exciting evening of fashion, I spoke with Fashion Magazine’s editor-in-chief Bernadette Morra on what it takes to succeed in fashion world and about Canadian fashion. Here’s what she had to say:

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