October Favourites

October Favourites

I've kind of been all over the place this month––jumping into all sorts of new tasks but not really finishing any of them. October is like that for me. I've realized how close we are to the end of the year and how much still feels like it needs to get done for me to [...]

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Thanksgiving 2019

Thanksgiving 2019

Hello internet friends, Logging on to wish everyone a happy Canadian Thanksgiving! This past weekend we celebrated the holiday up here in Canada; a little premature to when the United States celebrates theirs. Ours doesn't come with football games or crazy sales on electronics, but that doesn't mean it's not worth acknowledging! Because of the [...]

Homesick

Homesick

Today, on this rainy Sunday October morning, I am feeling homesick for places I've never been, memories I haven't made and the life I'm not yet living. I'm missing my spacious condo in the city with the view of the water, and my quiet neighbourhood that is literally minutes away from my favourite park. I'm [...]

September Favourites

September Favourites

September has been a whirlwind of a month as I adjusted back to reality. I started a new job and I'm getting back into the swing of things; of working and commuting, expending energy all day long, and it's taking my body a while to adjust into things. Although I wanted to go out and [...]

Handling Big Emotions

Handling Big Emotions

Big emotions aren't an easy landscape to navigate. If you can practice being present enough to understand where you are emotionally, they don't seem as murky to tread through. Respect yourself enough to allow yourself to feel all of your emotions. Acceptance softens everything. Don't repress or try and hide them, you will only make [...]