I'm not talking about settling, or settling down because I'm absolutely not doing either of those. What I am talking about is settling in, adjusting to changes. This period of my life has been full of changes, from moving to not moving and back and forth I have been making adjustment after adjustment until landing … Continue reading The Art of Settling In
I'm a planner, I've always been a planner. I like everything in my life to be laid out and organized in just a certain way. I like knowing what's next and having a timeline for everything. Over the past month, I have not been able to have control over every any aspect of my life. … Continue reading Taking my Hands off the Wheel
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 … Continue reading 10 Things I Learned Living in Vancouver
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 … Continue reading Who is Kinijalele?
I'm not a health nut. I really couldn't care less about what nutrients my body gets. But as I sit at my desk eating my gluten free, flax, date, banana loaf I see why I could look like that girl. I eat a salad for lunch. Every. Day. I order my nicoise salad without the pasta, and … Continue reading I am not “that girl”
Taking care of yourself is the hardest, yet most important thing to do. I remind myself daily how important it is to love myself, and it never gets easier. I am strong. I am a rock. I do, by all definitions, rock. Yet, I am fluid, I am like the ocean, and I crave change … Continue reading 04.25.2015
Today is one of the worst days weather wise that we've had here in about a month. It's grey, it's rainy and it's dark. That being said. It's beauty still managed to take my breath away. I need to remember moments like this in my life, and not allow myself to become consumed by the … Continue reading 03.11.2015