I Wished Away my Entire Summer

Summer started late this year in Vancouver – I feel like it didn’t warm up and stop raining until around June. I spent the first two weeks of June wishing it was the 16th so that I could finally go to England. When we got back from England, it was almost July. July came with […]

My Gluten-Free Travel Guide to Prince Edward Island

As my three weeks in this beautiful province comes to a close I wanted to recap my summer experience on the island. We’re hopping on a plane in Moncton early tomorrow morning to head back to Ottawa in time for Seb’s schooling. I hope you guys enjoy this format of a travel blog as I’m […]

Homesick for a Reality That’s No Longer Mine 

We all know this feeling, it’s like nostalgia but more overwhelming at times. “Nothing changes if nothing changes” – Ed Panar Almost a month ago, Seb and I packed up our lives and sent them to a couple different places. I have stuff in Ottawa, stuff here with me in PEI and stuff in Vancouver, […]

Being my Own Best Friend

I absolutely adore my friends, as an only child, I have tended to foster friendships that are deep and loving in a sense that my friends are the siblings I didn’t have growing up. That being said, growing up I spent a lot of time by myself. I had to learn how to play alone, […]

It’s Not Always as Great as it Seems

Don’t get me wrong, I have an amazing life, I feel so blessed for it and I wouldn’t trade it for anything. For both my long time, and recent followers  I have lived a very charmed life. I have been whisked away on many amazing adventures and I’ve been very lucky for everything I’ve experienced. […]

What is Anti-Lifestyle?

You may have noticed a recent change in my branding, where I have redefined myself from a lifestyle blogger to an anti-lifestyle blogger. You may wonder why I made that decision, and what it means. I decided to make this change mainly for my mental health, but also in an attempt to be more human […]

Our Cross-Canada Road Trip

We’ve done it! We have officially driven from Vancouver, British Columbia to Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. This is probably going to be a long post because I’m going to try to cram everything into one, unlike my England trip. Let me know in the comments below which you prefer for travel blogs. I was going […]

10 Things I Learned Living in Vancouver 

As I’m currently more than half way across Canada, I wanted to sit down and share what I’ve learned having lived in Vancouver for three and a half years. 1. Opportunity is out there, you just have to go to get it. This is one of the first things I learned when I moved here […]

Who is Kinijalele?

Hi! I’m Kinijalele, you can call me Savanna or Sav though. This is going to be a little different than pretty much anything I’ve posted recently. It’s raw, and its casual. For the past three years on this blog, and for many more years before that on my old blog I have portrayed myself as […]

Why I’m Not Moving to Ottawa

This is a question that everyone has been asking, and it’s taken me a while to really get my thoughts sorted out enough to sit down and write this. I’m going to go into as much detail here as I can without exploiting my loved ones. The main reason is simple. I needed to put […]