As I think about what 2017 means for The Clydescope and what content I want to create, I’ve taken a look back at my posts from the past year. I saw that Kelly in the City posted a “year in review” where she shared her blog posts from the year, and it made me want to do the same. I give myself a lot of shit for not keeping up a consistent schedule and for not working hard enough…but you know what?… View Post

HAPPY NEW YEAR! I hope that you all had a fun and safe weekend. I loved how we spent New Years this year…Stefan and I stayed in, made a yummy dinner, baked a pie to kill time and drank wine on our couch. It was awesome, and much preferred to waiting in line at a club in what Jess calls a “sausage dress. “So it’s 2017! Do you feel different yet? Me neither! Despite feeling exactly the same, I do like the idea of a new year beginning. Maybe it’s because I’m not a student and September no longer brings a fresh start, but I’m really into giving myself a reason to make life changes. … View Post

I used to HATE putting on a hat to go outside. My mom would always give my sister and I shit for not bundling up, and we’d be forced to grab one of the nondescript, probably free toques we kept in our mudroom. Since then, I’ve learned to love chic winter headwear and have experimented with plenty of styles. I love me a good headband and earmuffs are adorable, but the past few seasons I have found myself gravitating towards the pom pom hat! … View Post

I planned on having a blog post go up last week, but the photos weren’t even close to salvageable. The picture above is one of the few that I kind of liked. Worth a shot! Now that my show is over and I have some free time back, I have some fun bloggy ideas floating around in my brain to bring to life. While I plan out some of these blog posts, I thought I’d share a few of the things that have been happening lately and also share a few of my favourite things.… View Post

Lately I’ve been learning how important it is to speak kindly to yourself. I am in a new production this fall (A Christmas Carol! Come see it!) and we had a vocal rehearsal for the singers. Myself and two other girls make up The Jingle Belles, and we sing Christmas songs and radio jingles throughout the show. We sing in thee part harmony, and it’s been a loooooong time since I’ve had to flex my musician-brain-muscles. I’ve been working so hard on my part for the songs, but there is one line that doesn’t want to come out right. Before we could even dive into rehearsal, I uttered one of my favourite phrases:
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