A few weeks ago, Dan and I decided to hike Quarry Rock in Deep Cove with my our little pup, Summer. From the time we left Australia to finally settling back in at home, we haven't worked out so we wanted to start with an easy hike. Quarry Rock is about an hour and a … Continue reading Quarry Rock Hike
Sunday, August 2nd, 2019 Happy August, everyone! I had my housewarming last night and it was such a fun evening to welcome everyone into our home. We had taco night and our friend, Jai, went all out for us. She absolutely loves cooking and event planning so it was perfect for her to cook about … Continue reading Journal Entry #015
I'm alive! I disappeared for nearly two months and it's been refreshing to take a break from blogging. For those who don't know, I spent the last two months travelling with Dan to New Zealand, Australia, Vietnam and Thailand. I just got home two days ago so I'll be catching up on many missed blog … Continue reading Journal Entry #012
When I was back in Canada, I told myself that I was going to get a koala tattoo at the end of my Australia trip. And so, I did. Three weeks ago, I went to Vic Market Tattoo and met with Kane Berry to get my tattoo. I chose to book with Kane because I … Continue reading My Koala Tattoo | A tribute to Australia
No, this is not an April's Fool joke. Sadly, we are saying goodbye to Melbourne and our expected leave date is April 30th. We don't have any regrets leaving Melbourne earlier than expected - in fact, we're happy! Melbourne has been great and our original plan was to work however long we needed to save … Continue reading Last month in Melbourne
Two weeks ago, I finally redeemed Dan's Valentine's Day gift! For those who don't know, I had a pixie cut last summer. While it was nice, the growing out phase was horrendous! I began to feel very self conscious and unhappy with my hair but I was also very cheap and couldn't justify spending $100+ … Continue reading Got my hair styled and I no longer look like a “single soccer mom”!
If you know me in real life, you'll probably laugh and couldn't believe that I was once often described as outgoing, fierce, confident, and even intimidating. Shit, I can't believe my peers used to describe as that as well! Now, I'm often told I'm quiet. And you know, I wasn't born loud and confident either. … Continue reading Claiming my Confidence Back