It was my 24th birthday this weekend, and while it may not have been the perfect birthday weekend - it was the best birthday I've had in years. I went into it this year with no plans and a not giving a f*** attitude and I wouldn't change a thing. Here's what I learned about … Continue reading How to Have your Best Birthday Yet
I'm back in Vancouver, and my heart is calm. Being home has absolutely not been traditionally relaxing, but emotionally and spiritually my soul has found comfort. My first view of the city from the airplane sparked strong feelings, feelings of joy and belonging. I became emotional as my anxiety cleared and I knew I was … Continue reading The Comfort of Coming Home
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. … Continue reading It’s Not Always as Great as it Seems
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 sorry. I'm sorry for whatever drove us apart. I want you to know that I still think about you and I will always have so much love for you. I hope you're doing well - it seems like it from what I see on social media. It brings me joy to see your happiness. … Continue reading To the Friends I’ve Lost Touch With…
Hey all, you may have noticed that I deactivated my instagram - maybe not. I'm going to take a break from being Kinijalele for a minute and really focus on Savanna. I promise this is temporary. I just need some time to figure out my direction. Thank you for you understanding and I love you … Continue reading Taking a Break