TGIF Round Up

by Jennifer Wiebe

I am happy to say it's Friday! I hope you enjoy these findings from the past few weeks. As I am sure you are aware Dove's real beauty campaign has been very successful in showing that there is beauty in everyone. It's been almost 10 years since the campaigns launch…

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Aasman

02.22.2013 1 comment

tgif round up

by Jennifer Wiebe

Happy Rendezvous! For those of you who aren't from Yukon, this is what Rendezvous is all about. A brilliant video (from Eleanor) Calvin and Hobbs photoshopped into real photographs (Thanks Nico) A dog and baby duet (via Jen) Have a great weekend!

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TGIF round up

by Jennifer Wiebe

Hello Friday! it's nice to see you again. First an ode to the photographer. (Thanks Nico) The 2013 World Press Photo results have been posted. (Another one from our in-house photographer, Nico) Have a laugh at Neil trying to get a fire started in Kluane (From Neil) And a funny…

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TGIF Round Up

by Jennifer Wiebe

Its Friday! Check out a few of our findings from the past week. Low-tech fakery (Cheers Paul) We have been using Ketchup cups all wrong (thanks for the clarity Eleanor) Because Sir David is a champ! (Via Kristen) and just in case you missed the dancing baby (from Jen)

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500 awful tweets by @yukonneil

by Neil Stephen

I'm @yukonneil on twitter. It was brought to my attention recently that I was about to make my 500th tweet. Really? 500 I thought? I couldn't possibly have had enough useful twitterwarranting things to say. (Yeah, I made that word up.) So I took a look and wasn't happy. There…

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tgif round up

by Jennifer Wiebe

With our current warmer January weather I thought I'd showcase what happens in California when they experience a "cold snap" of 13 degrees celsius. (from Jen) Check out the Queen over the years (thanks Eleanor) A follow up from Kristen... because she's a little impressed (obsessed?) with dogs that can…

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Aasman

01.11.2013 1 comment

TGIF Round Up

by Jennifer Wiebe

It’s FRIDAY! Enough said. Take a look at this creative prank that has gone viral (care of Jen) The downside of companies mandating Facebook access for potential hires... (thanks Neil) A unique serif font that was brought to my attention by designer @markstuckert (from Eleanor)

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Canada’s Winter Identity

by Eleanor

After an extended holiday in Alberta and British Columbia, I'm back in the office and feeling quite connected to the Canadian identity. Can one be nostalgic for the present moment? I felt nostalgic while ice skating across lake Windemere with ancient leather skates and girlish pigtails. (As a side note,…

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Maybe I’m Just Homesick

by Neil Stephen

I hate my co-worker Heather Deuling. Ok, I don't hate her. I hate the music she's been playing all week. I'm from the east coast and a local band named Hey Rosetta has a short Christmas album that's been making me all weepy. Heather's office is next to mine and…

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