I wish I were born just 10 years earlier!

If you haven't already surmised, I hate being a "millennial." I think it's an unfair lumping that I had absolutely no choice over. The rest of my siblings are not part of this Generation Y, so why am I? Really, mom and dad! REALLY? I mean, because my best friend for pretty much all thirty… Continue reading I wish I were born just 10 years earlier!

Finding your personal truth amidst the fray

What do you do when so many things you once believed are questioned and put in doubt? Do you continue to hold on because people from your past insist that is the way to do things? Or do you embrace this new space given to you and just run with it, while keeping in the… Continue reading Finding your personal truth amidst the fray

Oh yeah, happy new year! ;)

I must say that reducing my social media "presence" (I can't think of a better word - it really felt like I was hovering and not really a part of it) has been so freeing. The irony is not lost on me however that many people who will read this (paragraph) will chance upon it… Continue reading Oh yeah, happy new year! ;)

(Mostly) unfiltered thoughts on self-worth, jealousy

It's so hard not to be jealous. But what am I jealous about? Because she has amazing hair? And has that elusive "group of girls" I always wished I had? Is that really worth being jealous about? A part of me that I am not proud of seeks praise. But what does that actually do?… Continue reading (Mostly) unfiltered thoughts on self-worth, jealousy

Obligatory blog post from your favoUrite Canadian-American (because I’m most likely the only one you know!)

I find myself in a unique position being a Canadian-born U.S. Citizen. And never more than today: the day the endless cycle that is the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election finally comes to an end - or so we hope. On Facebook, it's been a continuous feed of "I've voted" status updates and photos. I voted… Continue reading Obligatory blog post from your favoUrite Canadian-American (because I’m most likely the only one you know!)