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Lindsay McEwen

Writer + Editor

Location icon Canada

Content crafter, word nerd. I write story-fueled content for small brands with big heart ❤️

Why You Should Gift Experiences Instead of Things This Year

Recent research into the psychological effects of materialism shows a strong relationship between our desire to own more stuff and an increase in anxiety, depression, and disengagement from others. One solution? Channeling some of the money you would’ve spent on things into experiences, instead.

How to Plan a Totally Instagrammable Girls Trip in Europe

Strong female friendships make us happier and healthier (it’s science!), and what better way to celebrate those friendships than with a fabulous and fun girls getaway to Europe—land of delicious food, bottomless wine, and phenomenal photo ops.

Destination Wedding Plan B: When Bad Weather Strikes

Although there's no way to guarantee bad weather won't hit on your big day (Mother Nature is unpredictable, after all), there are definitely steps you can take protect your wedding from stormy surprises. The key is to be flexible, buy insurance, and be prepared for anything.

Why You Should Travel for Your Anniversary (& Where You Should Go!)

If you've ever taken a trip with your significant other, you know it's one of the most exciting and romantic things you can do-which makes it the perfect way to celebrate your anniversary! Check out these 6 uniquely dreamy anniversary destination ideas for #travelinspo as you plan your trip.

6 Travel-Friendly K-Beauty Products for Glowy Skin on the Go

I’ve scoured the web to find those holy grail products that are not only effective, but travel-friendly to boot. By paring down my usual skincare lineup and subbing in travel-friendly replacements where I can, I’ve now got an on-the-go K-beauty routine that will keep my skin glowy and fresh no matter where I end up.

Mylk Labs
4 Tips for Healthier, Happier Eating

Eating is inherently an act of self-care. Listening to your body and giving it what it needs—food, water, rest—is instinctual. What we need to work on is shutting out the deafening hum of diet-talk and self-doubt, and allowing those biological whispers to filter through.

Native Traveler
This Strange Soil

Fresh off the plane and entirely alone, I am overwhelmed. No amount of research could have prepared me for the reality of the situation now facing me—an entire year living and working in this heaving, flashing beast of a metropolis.

Korvia Consulting
Survival Korean: Useful Phrases for New NETs

If I could give one piece of advice to new expats, it would be: learn some Korean before you get here. Not only will it impress your coworkers and win you a few points for cultural awareness, it will also make the transition between your old life and new infinitely easier.

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