Journal

BRIEF: Sonia Chhinji Founder of Woodlot on Travel Preferences

    On this edition of the BRIEF, we want to introduce you to our colleague and friend Sonia Chhinji, co-founder of Woodlot, a home and clean body products line made from simple and quality ingredients. Sonia and her co-founder and partner in life Fouad, started this...

Brief: Toast Meets Jam Founder Jen Hacker Talks Travel

    Meet Jennifer Hacker, founder and host of Toast Meet Jam, a community for new and aspiring women entrepreneur to share advice and coaching tips on how to make a living out of what you love. With video interviews, Jen has been able to unveil some of the...

The Dynamic Worlds of Artist Ola Volo

I've had the pleasure of interviewing and featuring Ola Volo on multiple occasions here on Hayo because I truly love her work and the passion she spreads through her unique creations. Her work can be appreciated not only for its aesthetic but also for its intrinsic...

A Mural Festival That Changed Vancouver’s Face

Earlier this month we hosted a guided bike tour, in partnership with the bike sharing service Mobi, of the newly created murals after the first ever Vancouver Mural Festival celebrated in the city. Our very own Joanna Riquett took 20 people around the Mount Pleasant...

Creativity & Photography with Hong Kong Photographer Elaine Li

From an early age Elaine Li of @lielaine has had creativity radiating from her in many different forms, be it Art Direction, Design, Content Creation, or Photography. Born and raised in Hong Kong, she studied and lived abroad in Melbourne, Australia for over 7 years,...

Swimming With Wild Dolphins in Oahu, Hawaii

Brought to you by Beth Richards Swimwear      Generally, I'm terrified of anything that lives and moves under water. Dolphins are not the exception and even though I have touched and played with dolphins before, I was on land and not sharing the same pot of water...

Brief: Venice Beach Restauranteur & Designer Breegan Jane

  Designer and owner of the new and very popular Venice Beach restaurant Leona, Breegan Jane is our girl crush of the week. Breegan is a designer that began her career at the age of 18 when for the first time she had to decorate her own...

4 Reasons Why You Should Add Palawan to Your Bucket List

We all have dream destinations we want to visit one day. Whether it’s in the country or somewhere abroad, we all have the yearning to step foot into a different place and see something unique, something fascinating. Palawan is one of the most notable travel destinations...

Lifestyle Blogger Taye Hansberry on Women & Travel

You may have seen her on EXTRA talking with Mario Lopez, or on KTLA Morning News. You may be following her on Instagram and liking all of her photos, or have seen her interview well-known designers like Charlotte Olympia and Ozwald Boateng. Wherever the platform,...