With the summer months winding down and as September, as well as my favourite season, autumn, rolls in, I thought I would take a moment to share a major life update. About a year ago, as I was heading back to Canada from my co-op placement in Sri Lanka, entering my final year of undergraduate […]Read more "Next Stop: The Pink Palace 🏤"
At the beginning of 2017, I set out to try and complete the 365 days of photo posting challenge for the first time. What is it exactly? It’s a simple and straightforward idea: post a photo on Instagram daily for the year. But carrying it out is the tougher task. It requires consistency. Besides […]Read more "A Snapshot of My 2017"
It’s been just over 5 months since I’ve been back from my co-op placement abroad in Sri Lanka. I have slowly gotten back into the routine of things being back in school full time, living at home, working, and reconnecting with friends and family during this time. I am excited for what’s going on and […]Read more "Expanding Notions of Home"
Just a snippet of what my travels were like – in photos and video clips – to Thailand and Vietnam back in April 2017. I visited and met new family and friends, tried delicious food, and even dropped some wisdom (ish) somewhere in Chinatown, Bangkok. Hopefully a future post will detail some of my reflections! […]Read more "My Travels to 🇻🇳 & 🇹🇭"
Hello dear friends and readers, it’s been quite a while. To say things have been busy and on the overwhelming as of late wold be an understatement. As you may be aware, Sri Lanka recently dealt (and in affected places, still are dealing) with some severe flooding and landslides – the worst since 2003. I […]Read more "What I learned from #FloodSL"
This blog post was originally written for my Students Without Borders’ (SWG) blog found here. A few weekends ago, while I was having dinner with a couple of fellow SWBs, I realized that I’d passed the halfway point of my mandate here in Sri Lanka. Admittedly, I had miscalculated, marking my midway on my […]Read more "Celebrating International Women’s Day (& 181 Days) in Sri Lanka! 💪🏼💁🏻🙌🏼"
So one of my biggest stressors in my life, besides the current state of global affairs that is *cougheverythingtrumprelatedcough*, is thesis research. I mean, we’re going to be in a committed two year relationship whether either of us like it not. It’s a huge undertaking with many variables to consider. From deciding what your topic and […]Read more "Stressed Spelled Backwards Is Desserts 🍰🍪🍫"