For the past several weeks I've been sitting here staring at my computer screen trying to find the words to start this post, the whole New Year New Me segment, but so far nothing has come to mind. Okay, so maybe that isn't entirely true, but I'm just having a really hard time putting my thoughts … Continue reading The Year of #Jakki2019
As I sit here at my desk curled up with a mug half full of coffee all while listening to Frankie and staring out into the sunny skies of Toronto I can't help but think what my next chapter in my occupation life will be. I woke up at seven this morning determined to go … Continue reading Do We Ever Fully Love Our Jobs?
Hello Wildflowers! Welcome to another post about Men and the City and my constant battle in the dating game. For those of you who are new to this segment let me catch you up - I'm single and I've been dating for four years. Done. Moving on. So a few weeks back my girlfriends and I … Continue reading He Genuinely Doesn’t Give a Sh*t (maybe)
Hello Wildflowers! Today I am starting a new segment on Gypsy Eyes, one that I would like to think I have extensive experience on (sadly) and have wanted to talk about for quite some time now. This new segment is called Men and the City and yes it is a spinoff from non other than our all … Continue reading Men and the Online Dating Game
Hello Wildflowers! I know it has been awhile since I have last posted anything on Gypsy Eyes, but I have been having a quarter-life crisis sort of speak since ringing in the new year. The same crisis I found myself in two years ago before I jetted off to Australia thinking it was going to … Continue reading 30 Things To Do Before You’re 30
I began writing this post a little under a year ago and somehow managed to tuck it away under the Draft pile on my computer without it ever seeing the light of day. As part of my New Years resolution this year I promised myself that I was going to write more, both blogging and book … Continue reading The Cut Throat Friend
Hello Wildflowers! So I've been doing some thinking as of late when it comes to men. I mean grant it I've been trying to figure them out since I started this whole dating game four years ago and I'm still stumped by the whole thing. Over the course of these four years I have dated … Continue reading The Definition of the “Dating” Game
Hello Wildflowers! As this year is coming to a a close I want to think back on this joyous year and the lessons that I have learned from it. I never imagined that I would finally experience an amazing year filled with so many happy memories and life experiences. Lets just say that 2016 and … Continue reading A Glimpse of 2017
Hello Wildflowers! Christmas is in the air and cold weather is upon us, but when is it time to start decorating our homes and indulging in never ending Mariah? This is the question that we ask ourselves every year, wondering if we should start following the trends that retail has begun to do. Over this … Continue reading Christmas…Too Soon?
This past month I made the drastic decision (literally drastic) to give up drinking for the entire month of September. I had what others would refer to as a dry month and may I just add that it was hell. I've had a lot of my friends ask me why I thought this was such … Continue reading WHY DOING A DRY MONTH COULD POSSIBLY BE THE WORST AND BEST THING YOU CAN EVER DO