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Borrow From My Bookshelf, Part 4

December 8, 2017

The holidays are fast approaching and aside from spending time with my friends and family, there’s nothing I enjoy more than cozying up in front of the fire with a new book that I can’t put down.

With that in mind, here are ten of the best books I’ve read recently; ones that you may want to borrow from my bookshelf or wrap up and place under the christmas tree.  Continue Reading

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Borrow From My Bookshelf, Part 3

About a month and a half ago I packed up my life, sold all my things and bought the biggest suitcase I could find. But before I left to go travelling for the year, I put a few boxes into storage that were filled…

September 7, 2016
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Goodbye Vancouver, I Miss You Already

If there’s one rule that I will always live by: It’s that you should do the things that scare you. So on July 25th, I’ll be leaving my lovely life here in Vancouver, spending a week at home with my family and then moving…

July 5, 2016
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Why Vote?

I never knew how patriotic I was about Canada until I lived abroad. There’s just something about defending your country to a table of Americans in Viet Nam that will do that for you. But I also never knew how fortunate I was to…

September 30, 2015
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Borrow from my Bookshelf, Part 2

August is suddenly here and as usual I’ve spent half of my summer breezing through books. Here are ten more of my favourite novels to bring to the beach: 1. Modern Romance by Aziz Ansari – one comedian’s social study on how technology has…

August 14, 2015
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Birthdays, Part 2

The world is full of so many tiny beautiful things. I woke up this morning to pretty pink lilies, blooming in my room and phone calls from all of my favourite people. The sun is shining, I haven’t stopped smiling and for my old…

July 2, 2015

Borrow from my Bookshelf

I devour books. It’s what I do. It’s what I’ve always done since I grew up with two older brothers who loved Mortal Kombat more than colouring and while my Mum worked exhausting night shifts. I didn’t realize until I got older how growing up…

May 27, 2015
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Welcome Back

Hello friends and welcome back to my little space to to wander the world, plan an adventure, find inspiration and now, discover Vancouver. I began this blog about a year ago when I decided to come down from the clouds and leave aviation. It…

May 21, 2015