Four years. Today is my fourth Vanniversary and I'm ashamed to say I spent the first 3 and a half years trying to leave. Then I did. I then spent 2 months trying to get back, and I've spent the last 4 months being absolutely infatuated with my city. I remember 4 years ago feeling … Continue reading Accidentally Putting Down Roots – 4 Years in Vancouver
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
I felt like now was a good time to sit down and talk to you about what's going on. I know that lately I haven't been keeping you up to date on the happenings of my life, and I know that's the only reason some of you keep up to date on my blog. Partially … Continue reading We’re leaving Vancouver!
Three years ago I thought nothing of myself, I had felt this way for years, and I was certain I would never amount to anything. I was struggling with an eating disorder, and other mental illness related issues. Even after I was recovered, it took some time to rebuild the confidence I once had. It's … Continue reading How I Managed to Get my Self Confidence Back After it was at an All Time Low
So pretty much everyone and their dog has seen 13 Reasons Why at this point, and I'm included in that mix and I think it's one of the most important shows of my time thus far. Please keep in mind, I have not yet finished the show so no spoilers please. I was bullied relentlessly … Continue reading 13 reasons why I’m glad I’m alive