Hello friends, and a happy start to December! As we approach the holiday season, it just so happens to also be the time when applications in search for next year’s cohort of OLIP interns are launched. I thought I would take this opportune time to combine in my love of lists to share some lessons […]Read more "Why I applied to OLIP (and why you should too) 🌟"
Hello friends, and happy November! 🙂 A lot has occurred in my internship since my last update, the largest being the opportunity to partake in constituency week. Constituency week is a break in legislative business at QP (Queen’s Park). It serves as an opportunity for MPPs (Member of Provincial Parliament) to return to their ridings to […]Read more "Visiting #kwawesome for constituency week"
As some folks may recall, I had challenged myself to write during my co-op placement while in University. I’ve decided to try to do so again with my journey at Queen’s Park (QP)! Now that I am almost two months into my internship (already!), can I describe what a typical day looks like ? Truth is, […]Read more "Life at the ‘lege"
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 🇻🇳 & 🇹🇭"